PEARL, MS - Tuesday's scheduled doubleheader between the Biloxi Shuckers and Mississippi Braves at Trustmark Park has been CANCELED by rain. Because the M-Braves and Shuckers do not meet again this season the two games will not be rescheduled.
The Shuckers will earn a three-game sweep in the series and closed out the regular season series with a 9-14 record against their intrastate rival. The Shuckers have won eight of their last nine games and are 21-22 in the second-half and 57-55 overall this season. The Shuckers trail first place Mobile by 1.5 games in the south division standings with 25 games to play.
The Shuckers return to MGM Park for a five-game homestand against the Chicago Cubs' affiliate Tennessee Smokies beginning on Thursday. The homestand features Welcome to the Jungle Night, Thirsty Thursday and First Responders Night; Jersey Cooler Bag Giveaway and Halfway to Mardi Gras Night; Navy Night with Post-Game Fireworks; Family Fun Day with a special appearance from Fur Circus, and Military Monday! Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance at any Ticketmaster outlet or bloxishuckers.com.
ABOUT THE BILOXI SHUCKERS: The Biloxi Shuckers are the Double-A Southern League Affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. The Shuckers play at MGM Park in Biloxi, Mississippi. For more information, please visit biloxishuckers.com and follow us on Twitter @biloxishuckers and at facebook.com/biloxishuckers.com.
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