Category: AA Baseball

Genesis Cabrera Continues Dominance of Shuckers; Biscuits Win 11-0

For the second time this season, Montgomery Biscuits starter Genesis Cabrera hamstrung the Biloxi Shuckers, this time blanking them for five innings, as the Biscuits were victorious 11-0.  Ryan Boldt had a huge night at the plate, going 3-4 with 3 runs and 2-homers. Thomas Jankins took his first loss of the season, as Biloxi’s…

Shuckers Hurlers Blank Jumbo Shrimp on 3-Hits, Win 1-0

The Biloxi Shuckers were looking for their fourth straight victory over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp on Saturday night, and thanks to some outstanding pitching from five  Biloxi hurlers, the Shuckers won an outstanding pitcher’s duel, 1-0. Wuilder Rodriguez earned his first victory of the season, and Corey Ray drove in the only run to help…

Wendell Rijo Homers Twice, Extends Shuckers Win Streak to Three

It seems that every day the Biloxi Shuckers find a new hero, and Friday night it was second baseman Wendell Rijo who stepped up, blasting two home runs and finishing a perfect 3-3 in the Shuckers 6-4 victory over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. Lucas Erceg also homered and Nate Griep earned his Southern League leading…

Corey Ray Blasts 2-Run Walk-Off Homer to Give Shuckers 3-2 Victory

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp had to be feeling like they were going to get a big victory after scoring a run in the top of the ninth to take a 2-1 lead. However, center fielder Corey Ray crushed their hopes with a two-run blast in the bottom half of the frame, giving the Biloxi Shuckers…

Matt Rose Leads Stunning Comeback as Barons Down Shuckers, 11-7

After scoring seven runs in the top of the first inning, the Biloxi Shuckers had to feel quite confident that they were heading home with a series victory over the Birmingham Barons. However, those would be the only runs they would score and the Barons would battle back behind two home runs by Matt Rose…

Kodi Medeiros Making Brewers Scouting Team Look Like Geniuses

Each Monday through the rest of the season, Robert Pannier of the Minor League Sports Report will provide features and analysis of the Biloxi Shuckers, the AA affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. Today, LHP Kodi Medeiros is featured, as we examine how impressive the left-hander has been in his first four appearances since joining the Shuckers.

Barons Pitching Staff Soars in 4-2 Victory Over Shuckers

A night after watching Wade Miley dominate his team, Birmingham Barons starter Jordan Stephens put on a show of his own, allowing 3-hits and no earned runs in 5-innings, and Ryan Burr and Ian Hamilton each tossed two scoreless innings as the Barons soared over the Biloxi Shuckers, 4-2. Tito Polo has 2-hits and scored…

Wade Miley Grounds the Barons; Shuckers Win 5-1

The Biloxi Shuckers have had solid starting pitching most of this season, and that was on full display Friday night as Wade Miley absolutely dominated the Birmingham Barons in the Shuckers 5-1 victory. Miley struck out 11 in six innings pitched, allowing 2 hits and no runs in earning his first victory of the season.…

Matt Rose Homers Twice to Lead Birmingham to 7-3 Victory

Things sure looked bright for the Biloxi Shuckers on Thursday night, as they jumped out to a three run lead, only to watch the Birmingham Barons score 7 unanswered runs on their way to the 7-3 victory. Birmingham hit three home runs, including two by third baseman Matt Rose and Dane Dunning earned his first…

Thomas Jankins Wins His Fourth as Shuckers Down Biscuits, 5-2

These days, there are three things you can be sure of Biloxi, Mississippi: it will be 100 degrees virtually every day in July, the queen bumblebee will come out of hibernation in early spring, and Thomas Jankins will be on the winning side of a ballgame each time he pitches. At least, that is the…

Troy Stokes, Jr. Delivers Big Hit in 7-Run Inning Sending Shuckers to 9-5 Win

For much of Tuesday night’s contest, the Montgomery Biscuits pitching staff was able to hold the Biloxi Shuckers at bay. However, the home team was able to put together their best single inning of the season, scoring seven runs in the fourth on their way to the 9-5 victory. Troy Stokes, Jr. had the big…

Biscuits Pound Out 4 Homers to Continue Shuckers Skid

A night after coming away with a one-run victory, the Montgomery Biscuits left no doubt about who was going to be the victor on Sunday, pounding out 16 hits, including 4 homers, in their 13-3 drubbing of the Shuckers. Nick Solak and Brandon Lowe each homered and drove in 3 runs, and seven different players…

Lucas Erceg Leads Offensive Onslaught as Biloxi Ends Skid, 15-5

Well, when the Biloxi Shuckers end a losing streak, they sure know how to do it in style. The Shuckers entered the final contest of their five-game series against the Mobile BayBears as losers of three straight, but they pounded out 19 hits in their 15-5 victory over Mobile to move to 10-5 on the…

Matt Thaiss Delivers Walk-Off Single in 10th to Give Mobile 2-1 Victory

If the Biloxi Shuckers don’t hear the name Matt Thaiss ever again, it will be a welcome sight. For the second time in three games, Thaiss delivered a walk-off RBI in the 1oth to give the Mobile BayBears the victory. Thursday night, he helped to complete a dramatic comeback, as the BayBears won 2-1. The…

Matt Thaiss Powers BayBears to 6-5 Victory over Shuckers

A night after delivering a walk-off sacrifice fly in the 1oth that gave the Mobile BayBears a 4-3 victory, Matt Thaiss was at it again, blasting a three-run homer that tied the score in the fifth, and the BayBears would add a run in the sixth as they defeated the Biloxi Shuckers for the second…

Matt Thaiss Drives Home Winning Run in 10th to Give Mobile 4-3 Win

It took extra innings and a quirky international rule, but the Biloxi Shuckers finally saw their six-game road winning streak come to an end Tuesday night. Matt Thaiss’ sacrifice fly brought home Riley Unroe as the Mobile BayBears were victorious, 4-3. Luis Ortiz took the loss, despite tossing 6-plus innings of outstanding relief. The Shuckers…

Jake Hager Leads Offense as Biloxi Shuckers 5-1 Victory

The Biloxi Shuckers headed back to the road a night after seeing their eight-game win streak come to an end. They got another outstanding pitching performance, as Cody Ponce allowed just one run in 5.2 innings pitched, but it was Jake Hager “the Terrible” who proved to be the bad guest, rapping out 3 hits,…