Team Logo. The Tennessee Smokies are a team in the Southern League. They are the Double-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. They get their name from the Great Smoky Mountains., a mountain range that permeates the region. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Tennessee_Smokies?oldid=12765" Categories: Southern League teams Teams in Tennessee Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.