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 […]
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The Biloxi Shuckers had been reeling over the last week, losing five of their last six games, but they would come up with three runs in the final third of the game on Monday night on their way to a 5-4 victory over the Montgomery Biscuits. Jake Gatewood hit his third home run of the […]
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 […]
As the 2018 Southern League season gets underway, there is a lot of excitement surrounding the Biloxi Shuckers as they are set to open the season with a five game set on the road against the Montgomery Biscuits. The Shuckers are looking to build off a 71-66 record in 2017 that saw the team finish second overall in the South Division, but miss the playoffs because they did not win either half of the season.