Rain postpones Shuckers and M-Braves on Monday

Tuesday doubleheader scheduled for 11:00 am at Trustmark Park

By Biloxi Shuckers | August 7, 2017 5:04 PM ET

PEARL, MS - Monday night's scheduled game between the Biloxi Shuckers and Mississippi Braves at Trustmark Park has been postponed by rain. The game will be made up as part of a Tuesday doubleheader beginning at 11:00 am. The twin bill will feature a pair of seven-inning games, with game two starting approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the regularly scheduled game one.

Monday's rainout marks the eighth postponement due to rain this season, all of which have occurred since May 3. Tuesday's doubleheader will be Biloxi's seventh, having posted a 9-2 record in those contests with four doubleheader sweeps this season. 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 2.0 games in the south division standings with 27 games to play.


Live coverage of Tuesday's doubleheader will begin at 10:40 am on Cruisin' WGCM AM-1240/FM-100.9 and the Shuckers Radio Network. The game will also be available at biloxishuckers.com, MiLB.TV and TuneIn Radio.


The Shuckers return to MGM Park on Thursday for a five-game homestand with the Chicago Cubs affiliate Tennessee Smokies.   


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.

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

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