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Stars Edge Suns 4-3 in Series Finale

Stars Edge Suns 4-3 in Series Finale

The Jacksonville Suns (15-15) fell 4-3 to the Huntsville Stars (17-12) in the finale of the five-game series at Joe Davis Stadium on Saturday night.

The Huntsville win is the final game of the season for the Stars and Suns, with both sides claiming road series victories and the two clubs splitting the season series at five wins and five losses.

Suns Announce Roster Moves

Suns Announce Roster Moves

The Florida Marlins have made a pair of transactions that affects their Double-A affiliate Jacksonville Suns roster prior to tonight’s doubleheader against Huntsville.

First baseman Ben Lasater has been placed on the disabled list, retroactive to May 3, with a left thumb contusion. Lasater, who hit .233 with two home runs and 13 runs batted in during 22 games, left Monday’s game against Montgomery after being hit in the left hand by a pitch.

Suns Take Game One 8-6 with Stars Winning 7-3 in Game Two

Suns Take Game One 8-6 with Stars Winning 7-3 in Game Two

The Jacksonville Suns (14-14) split a doubleheader against the Huntsville Stars (16-11) on Thursday evening at Joe Davis Stadium. The Suns rallied back for an 8-6 win that took eight innings in the first game of the twinbill while the Stars won the second game 7-3.

Suns Finish Biscuits Series with 6-5 Win

Suns Finish Biscuits Series with 6-5 Win

The Jacksonville Suns (12-13) finished the five-game series with the Montgomery Biscuits (11-14) with a 6-5 win at Riverwalk Stadium on Monday night.

With the win the Suns are now in sole possession of third place in the Southern League’s South Division, just three games back of the Mobile BayBears for the division lead.

Suns Rally for 7-5 Win over Biscuits

The Jacksonville Suns (11-12) rallied for a 7-5 win over the Montgomery Biscuits (10-13) in front of 7,370 fans at Riverwalk Stadium on Saturday night.

Ben Lasater broke a tie game at five with a pinch-hit two-RBI single to give Jacksonville a 7-5 lead in the seventh. The single capped a three-run rally for the Suns, who entered the seventh inning trailing 5-4.

Garrard Reacts to Addition of Gabbert

Garrard Reacts to Addition of Gabbert

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It's only a matter of time before first round pick Blaine Gabbert replaces David Garrard as the Jaguars' starting quarterback. 

The 9-year veteran vows to fight to keep his job as long as possible, but he also promises to help the rookie along.

To hear some comments from Garrard about Gabbert, be sure to watch the video clip attached to this story.

First Coast News spoke with Garrard at a Take Steps for Chron's & Colitis event at the Jacksonville Landing on Sunday. 

On May 21, David will be hosting a charity fishing tournament in St. Augustine to raise money for local families who are impacted by Chron's and breast cancer.  For more information about this event, click on this link:  http://fishingforthecure.org/.

Garrard Reacts to Addition of Gabbert

Garrard Reacts to Addition of Gabbert

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It's only a matter of time before first round pick Blaine Gabbert replaces David Garrard as the Jaguars' starting quarterback. 

The 9-year veteran vows to fight to keep his job as long as possible, but he also promises to help the rookie along.

To hear some comments from Garrard about Gabbert, be sure to watch the video clip attached to this story.

First Coast News spoke with Garrard at a Take Steps for Chron's & Colitis event at the Jacksonville Landing on Sunday. 

On May 21, David will be hosting a charity fishing tournament in St. Augustine to raise money for local families who are impacted by Chron's and breast cancer.  For more information about this event, click on this link:  http://fishingforthecure.org/.