BILOXI, MS (Biloxi Shuckers) - The Biloxi Shuckers (41-29) and Mississippi Braves (29-41) combined to score three unearned runs in the first half finale at MGM Park on Sunday afternoon. The M-Braves came away with the 2-1 victory.
RHP Trey Supak (L, 0-4) struck out eight M-Braves, marking his highest total of the season with Biloxi. Mississippi's runs both came in the second inning. Tyler Marlette reached on an error by Supak followed by a single from Travis Demeritte. With the runners at second and third and two down, Luis Marte provided the eventual winning hit, a single to plate both runners. Supak struck out the side in both the fourth and sixth innings, capping his second quality start with the Shuckers.
Biloxi grabbed a run back in the bottom of the eighth on a single from Trent Grisham to score Gabriel Noreiga. Grisham ends the first half with an active 14-game on-base streak. LHP Corbin Clouse (S, 2) had to work out of trouble to seal the game in the ninth. A pair of two-out knocks brought Keston Hiura to the dish with the winning run at first. Clouse struck out Hiura on a curveball to bring the first half to a close.