BILOXI, Miss. (July 1, 2019) - The Mobile BayBears, the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels, fell to the Biloxi Shuckers 4-3 in 11 innings Monday night at MGM Park.Trailing 2-0 through five innings, the BayBears (32-48 overall, 5-7 second half) plated three runs in the top of the
BILOXI, Miss. (July 1, 2019) - The Mobile BayBears, the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels, fell to the Biloxi Shuckers 4-3 in 11 innings Monday night at MGM Park.
Trailing 2-0 through five innings, the BayBears (32-48 overall, 5-7 second half) plated three runs in the top of the sixth. After getting on the board courtesy of a fielding error, Bo Way drew a bases-loaded walk to tie the game. Brandon Sandoval followed with a sacrifice fly to give Mobile a 3-2 lead.
However, Biloxi (46-36, 5-7) evened the score in the eighth inning and walked off on a Michael O'Neill single off Way (0-1) in the 11th.
The BayBears pitching staff matched a season-high with 16 strikeouts in the game. Luis Pena led the team with six in 2 2/3 hitless innings of relief. Tyler Carpenter and Ryan Clark both fanned five batters.
The BayBears continue the four-game road series against Biloxi Tuesday at 6:35 p.m. Right-handed pitcher Luis Madero (4-4, 4.29 ERA) is scheduled to make the start against righty Dylan File (2-0, 1.08 ERA) for the Shuckers. Live coverage can be seen on MiLB.tv (Biloxi feed, subscription required, promo code: BAYBEARS) and heard on MobileBayBears.com, the TuneIn app, and the MiLB First Pitch app., with the Countdown to First Pitch starting at 6:15 p.m.
The BayBears return home Thursday, July 4, and host a total of 70 home dates through Labor Day, September 2. The new BayBears Pass is available, featuring a general admission ticket to every BayBears game at Hank Aaron Stadium for only $19.97 per month. Season ticket packages and partial plans are also available, featuring a 7-game plan and a 12-game option to guarantee bobbleheads and receive tickets to select fireworks nights. Individual game tickets can be purchased online at MobileBayBears.com or by calling 251-572-BEAR (2327).
About the Mobile BayBears
The Mobile BayBears are the Double-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels and play their games at Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The BayBears were founded in 1997 and have won four Southern League titles in 1998, 2004, 2011, and 2012. Additionally, the 1998 and 2011 championship squads were named Minor League Team of the Year by Baseball America. More than 175 former BayBears have reached the Major League level, including All-Stars Max Scherzer, Paul Goldschmidt, Jake Peavy, Carlos González, and Justin Upton. For more information on the Mobile BayBears and Hank Aaron Stadium, please visit MobileBayBears.com, call (251) 572-BEAR (2327), or contact Steve Goldberg via email at [email protected].