Shrimp Central: Jumbo Shrimp vs Braves August 12, 2018
Rubber match ends series at Baseball Grounds
The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp will finish their five-game series against the Mississippi Braves at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville at 6:35 p.m.
Last night the Braves evened the series with a 6–4 victory behind home runs from Travis Demeritte, Tyler Marlette, and Connor Lien.
Below are video highlights from Sunday night’s game as well as the radio recap with highlights from the Jumbo Shrimp Network, presented by Community First.
Marco LaNave also visited with Jumbo Shrimp manager Randy Ready in the clubhouse:
The Jumbo Shrimp conclude their series with Mississippi at 3:05 p.m. Sunday, when Jacksonville right-hander Max Duval (2–11) is scheduled to face Braves right-hander Ian Anderson in his Southern League debut.
Gates open at 2 p.m., when families can play catch on the field, followed by player autographs on Baptist Health Sunday Family FUNday. Kids activities will be in the Wolfson Children’s Hospital Kids Zone, and after the game, kids 12 and under can run the bases. Superhero Day presented by Wolfson Children’s Hospital will include superheroes around the ballpark courtesy of WasabiCon. The game is presented by Easy 102.9.
Get ready for today’s game with “Shrimp Show.”
Here are today’s official Jumbo Shrimp game notes:
Fans can listen to the game live on the Jumbo Shrimp Network, presented by Community First Credit Union, with Roger Hoover and Marco LaNave providing play-by-play. Hoover and LaNave will will also host the pregame show “Shrimp on Deck” beginning at 2:50 p.m. The game can be heard locally on Sunny 102.3 FM, on the TuneIn Radio app, as well as online by clicking the link below:
ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp offer affordable family fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Their inaugural season garnered the Southern League’s Don Mincher Organization of the Year, Promotional Trophy, and Jimmy Bragan Executive of the Year, won by General Manager Harold Craw. To experience the excitement with the terrific value of ticket and group options, call the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358–2846 or visit www.jaxshrimp.com.