Shrimp Central: Jumbo Shrimp vs Generals May 25, 2017
Jumbo Shrimp welcome Generals to Jacksonville
Following an off day on Tuesday and a postponement due to rain on Wednesday, the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp continue their 10-game homestand by welcoming the Jackson Generals for the start of a five-game series tonight at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville at 7:05 p.m.
Jacksonville closed out the Mississippi series with a bang on Monday, winning 5–2 to pick up a fourth straight win.
Below are video highlights from last night’s game, as well as the radio recap with highlights from last night’s Jumbo Shrimp Network broadcast.
After the game, Marco LaNave visited with KC Serna who was our Navy Mutual MVP of the Game.
Marco also visited with manager Randy Ready in the clubhouse.
Tonight the Jumbo Shrimp open a series with Jackson at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, when Miami Marlins left-hander Jeff Locke (0–0) is scheduled to make his second rehab start for Jacksonville against Generals right-hander Brad Keller (3–1).
Gates open at 6 p.m. for Mavericks Live and Budweiser Thirst Thursday. Fans can purchase $1 12-oz. and $2 24-oz. beers adjacent to the new Budweiser Tiki Terrace, on the left-field berm, at two locations on the right-field bleachers, and at the Oasis concession stand behind section 115. The concession stands will sell $1 sodas.
The Micro Wrestling Federation will present Shrimp Wrestling, a full-scale, WWE-type event featuring an entire cast under five feet tall. The group will have in-game contests and a postgame grand finale match. For Apartment Night, apartment residents can order reserved seats at http://tinyurl.com/shrimpapartmentnight (password: jumbofun). Apartment complexes with at least 24 attendees will be announced on the video board during the game. The game is also presented by 95.1 WAPE and X102.9.
Get ready for the game with this edition of “Shrimp Show.”
Here are tonight’s official Jumbo Shrimp game notes:
Fans can listen to the game live on the Jumbo Shrimp Network, presented by Community First, with Roger Hoover and Marco LaNave calling the play-by-play. Hoover and LaNave will also host the pregame show “Shrimp on Deck” beginning at 6:50 p.m., and the game can be heard locally on FM 100.3 The Biz and AM 1600, on the TuneIn Radio app, as well as online by clicking the link below:
ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are beginning a new era of affordable family fun with the 2017 season presented by Community First Credit Union at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. With a new lineup of ticket and group options, there is a reason for everyone to get part of the action by calling the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358–2846 or visiting www.jaxshrimp.com.