Game Times, Fireworks Dates Set for 2020 Season

Opening Night set for 6:35 pm on Thursday, April 9 vs. Jacksonville

By Chris Harris / Mississippi Braves | January 13, 2020 12:41 PM

PEARL, MS - The Mississippi Braves, Double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, are pleased to announce home game times and fireworks dates for the 2020 season. The upcoming season marks the 16th season of Braves baseball at Trustmark Park. 

Opening Night, Thurs., Apr. 9 vs. Jacksonville is scheduled for 6:35 pm and features the first of 13 post-game fireworks shows in 2020. Most Monday through Friday games will once again have a 6:35 pm first pitch, and all Saturday games, which include post-game fireworks, begin at 6:05 pm. Sunday games throughout the season will start at 2:05 pm, with one exception being May 24 at 6:05 pm, featuring post-game fireworks to celebrate Memorial Day. 

The M-Braves will host four Education/Camp Day games beginning at 10:35 am (Tues., Apr. 21 vs. Jackson (TN), Wed., Apr. 29 vs. Pensacola, Mon., Jun. 15 vs. Tennessee, and Mon., Jun. 29 vs. Rocket City). Mon., Apr. 13 vs. Jacksonville is a 1:05 pm Easter Monday Special, and Memorial Day, Mon., May 25 vs. Pensacola will also begin at 1:05 pm. The M-Braves will conclude the home schedule with a 6:35 pm contest against Biloxi on Tues., Sept. 1, to wrap up a five-game series. 

2020 Home Schedule Breakdown:

By Month: 
April - 15 games
May - 10 games
June - 15 games
July - 15 games
August - 14 games
September - 1 game

By Day: 
Monday - 11 games
Tuesday - 7 games
Wednesday - 8 games
Thursday - 11 games
Friday - 11 games
Saturday - 11 games
Sunday - 11 games

By Team:
Biloxi - 10 games
Birmingham - 5 games
Chattanooga - 5 games
Jackson, TN - 5 games
Jacksonville - 9 games
Montgomery - 11 games
Pensacola - 10 games
Rocket City - 10 games
Tennessee - 5 games

Click HERE to download the 2020 Schedule Calendar (PDF). 

Game times are subject to change. The full 2020 promotional schedule will be announced at a later date. Individual game tickets will go on sale in March. Season Tickets, Mini-Plans, and sponsorship packages for the 2020 season are on sale now. For more information or to pick out your seats today, stop by the Mississippi Braves front office or call 888-BRAVES4.

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

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