Weather postpones Jumbo Shrimp and BayBears on Sunday

Doubleheader set for Friday, May 18; Sunday, April 15 tickets may be exchanged for a 2018 home game

By Marco LaNave / Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp | April 15, 2018 11:02 AM ET

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Inclement weather postponed Sunday's game between the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp and Mobile BayBears at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The game is scheduled to be made up as part of a doubleheader of seven-inning games at 5:05 p.m. Friday, May 18, with gates opening at 4:30 p.m. at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Regular individual tickets for Sunday's game may be exchanged at the box office for a ticket of equal or lesser value to any remaining regular season home game.


Fans holding tickets for Friday, May 18, are welcome to attend both games of the doubleheader. Group picnics will remain at their scheduled times.


Sunday marked the first postponement this season for Jacksonville and the second for Mobile. The May 18 doubleheader is the first on the Jumbo Shrimp's schedule and second for the BayBears.


UP NEXT: The Jumbo Shrimp begin a 10-game road trip with a series in Chattanooga, opening at 7:15 p.m. Monday. The Jumbo Shrimp return home Thursday, April 26, for Budweiser Thirsty Thursday, with $1 12-oz. and $2 24-oz. beers at select locations, plus $1 sodas at the main concession stands. The Jumbo Shrimp will also celebrate National Pretzel Day with enormous, over-sized, JUMBO Pretzels at the Oasis concession stand. Adult Rec/Corporate League Night will include a pregame parade for adult sports teams, who can call the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358-2846 for ticket packages.


ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp offer affordable family fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Their inaugural season garnered the Southern League's Don Mincher Organization of the Year, Promotional Trophy, and Jimmy Bragan Executive of the Year, won by General Manager Harold Craw. To experience the excitement with the terrific value of ticket and group options, call the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358-2846 or visit

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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