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Jacob Misiorowski Named Southern League Pitcher of the Week

June 24, 2024 - Southern League (SL)
Biloxi Shuckers News Release


Biloxi Shuckers pitcher Jacob Misiorowski
Biloxi Shuckers pitcher Jacob Misiorowski
(Biloxi Shuckers, Credit: Lin Marijnissen)

BILOXI, MS - Minor League Baseball announced today that Biloxi Shuckers' pitcher Jacob Misiorowski was named the Southern League Pitcher of the Week for June 17-23, 2024. The honor is Misiorowski's second of the season after previously being named the league's Pitcher of the Week on April 28, 2024.

In his only start of the week, on June 19 at the Rocket City Trash Pandas, Misiorowski tied his career-high with six shutout innings and struck out five. The six innings marked his longest start since he struck out 12 over six shutout innings on August 15, 2023, at the Mississippi Braves. Misiorowski also set a career-high with 17 swinging strikes over 78 pitches.

Over 13 starts in 2024, the Milwaukee Brewers' top prospect is among the Southern League leaders (min. 50 IP) in strikeout rate (2 nd, 28.1%), opponent's average (T-6 th, .189), swinging strike rate (9 th, 14.0%) and strikeouts (T-9 th, 65). Misiorowski is set to start on Tuesday and Sunday during the Shuckers' upcoming series against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at Keesler Federal Park.

Fans can save up to 50% off day-of-game pricing by securing their 2024 Shuck Nation membership today. Shuck Nation memberships, Flex Plans and group outings are available now by visiting biloxishuckers.com, the ballpark offices and by calling (228) 233-3465. Fans can also receive more information regarding the full promotion schedule and single-game tickets on the Shuckers website.





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Biloxi Shuckers pitcher Jacob Misiorowski
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