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Shuckers and Biscuits Suspended – OurSports Central

Mississippi Strikes Back to Take Down Biloxi 6-5

August 20, 2022 – Southern League (SL)Biloxi Shuckers News Release

MONTGOMERY, AL – Saturday night’s game between the Biloxi Shuckers and Montgomery Biscuits was suspended due to rain and will be resumed on Sunday at 1:30 pm at Riverwalk Stadium.

The game will resume with a runner on second and no outs in the top of the fifth inning. The game will be played to its conclusion as a nine-inning game with the Shuckers’ and Biscuits’ regularly scheduled game approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the suspended game.

In the suspended game, Biloxi jumped out to a lead in the top of the first inning. Andruw Monasterio singled with one out and Garrett Whitley followed with a massive home run to left, his third of the year, to make it 2-0 Biloxi.

In the bottom of the first, LHP Nick Bennett took the mound but allowed three straight hits and a hit by pitch that forced in a run for Montgomery. Bennett struck out Niko Hulsizer for the first out. A walk forced in the tying run before a fielder’s choice and a two-RBI single drove in three more and chase Bennett from the contest. An RBI double by Roberto Alvarez, two walks and a two-run single from Osleivis Basabe capped the scoring for the Biscuits, who led 8-2 after one inning.

Montgomery added on two more runs in the bottom of the second inning on a home run and two singles, widening the Biscuits lead to 10-2. A solo home run in the bottom of the fourth made it 11-2.

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