Jumbo Shrimp starter fans 13 Shuckers to beat Biloxi

Jumbo Shrimp starter fans 13 Shuckers to beat Biloxi

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Nick Neidert struck out 13 Biloxi Shuckers, leading Jacksonville to a 5-1 victory at MGM Park. The Jumbo Shrimp have won two of the first three games of this five game series.

Neidert set a career high with those 13 Ks. He's now 10-6 on the season.

The loss went to Shuckers starter Cameron Roegner.

Jacksonville broke open a 1-1 tie with three runs in the seventh inning. The Jumbo Shrimp add a fifth run in the ninth when Rodrigo Vigil hit a home run.

Biloxi's only run scored on Clint Coulter's third home run of the week.

The two teams play again Sunday afternoon. First pitch is at 4:05 p.m. It's Military Salute Sunday at MGM Park.

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