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Biloxi and Mobile Postponed Due to Heavy Rain

August 14, 2019 - Southern League (SL) - Biloxi Shuckers News Release

BILOXI, MS - Wednesday's game between the Biloxi Shuckers and Mobile BayBears has been postponed due to heavy rain in the Biloxi area. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Thursday with first pitch at 5:35 pm.

Gates will open at 4:00 pm for a 5:35 pm first pitch. The Shuckers and BayBears will play two seven-inning games, with the second game starting approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first game.

Tickets from Wednesday night's game can be exchanged for Thursday's game or any future Shuckers regular-season home game. Tickets can be exchanged exclusively at the MGM Park Box Office on game days from 10 am through the game and during normal business hours Monday through Friday from 10 am to 5 pm.

The Shuckers honor our First Responders with First Responders Night at the ballpark presented by WXXV. The evening begins with the second annual Guns N' Hoses softball game featuring First Responders from around the Gulf Coast. Gates will open at 4:00 pm and the Guns N' Hoses game will be played until 5:00 pm. Fans with a ticket to the Shuckers game on Thursday night can use it for entry to the Guns N' Hoses game as well.

During Game One of the doubleheader, the Shuckers will wear special Biloxi Police Department jerseys designed to honor fallen Biloxi Officer Robert McKeithen. The jerseys will be auctioned off during the game, with proceeds from the jersey auction going to the Robert McKeithen Family Fund. Bidding will occur as a silent auction from the time the gates open until the end of the third inning in Game Two. In the top of the fourth inning of Game Two, the auction will go live in front of the Shuckers Shop. Following the second game, winning bidders will go down to the field and receive their game-worn jersey from the Shuckers player.

It's also Double Play Thursday with $2 hot dogs, $2 Yuengling, $2 sodas and $3 draft beer specials presented by Polk's Meat Products, Yuengling, Coca-Cola and Kicker 108. Fans can also purchase 'The Double Play' which includes a Reserved Level ticket and two drink vouchers for $10 in advance and $12 on the day of the game. Fans will also receive samples of BC® Powder as they leave the stadium.

The game can be heard locally in Biloxi on Cruisin' WGCM AM 1240/100.9 FM, TuneIn Radio or the MiLB First Pitch App and can be seen on MiLB.TV. Fans can save $10 off their subscription when they use the promo code 'Shuckers' at checkout.

Flex Plans and Group Outings for the 2019 Biloxi Shuckers season are on sale and are available for purchase by calling 228-233-3465, online at or by visiting the MGM Park front office. With the 2020 Southern League schedule announced, Shuck Nation Memberships for the 2020 season are also available by visiting the Biloxi Shuckers front office. The Biloxi Shuckers will host Game 1 and Game 2 of the South Division Championship Series on September 4 & 5 at MGM Park. Tickets for all six potential playoff games at MGM Park are on sale now.

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