Right-hander Shawn Kelley threw off the mound in a game for the first time since June 15, 2010. Kelley made his first rehab appearance with Double A Jackson, throwing the first inning and allowing one hit and striking out a batter.
The Generals picked up a 5-2 win and Kelley talked with the Jackson Sun about his outing.
Kelley was on with Ian Furness and Jason Puckett today on KJR about his recovery.
The Tacoma Rainiers scored five runs in the top of the ninth only to see New Orleans score four runs in the bottom of the ninth off of Josh Lueke to rally for a 9-8 win.
Class A High Desert blew a lead late, giving up the tying run in the ninth and the go-ahead run in the 10th in a 5-4 loss to Rancho Cucamonga.
Class A Clinton had an off-day.