Content Tagged 'baseball'

Mayor Gilich Proclaims Today as Barry Lyons Day
Over a month ago, News 25 told you the story of Barry Lyons, a man who worked for 20 years to bring professional baseball to Biloxi but never received the recognition for his efforts, until today. Video Video
Barry Lyons Honored at Today's City Council Meeting
Former New York Mets player, Barry Lyons, wanted more than anything to bring professional baseball to his beloved hometown. Video Video
Club Unveils Inaugural Biloxi Shuckers Radio Network
WGCM AM-1240 to serve as flagship radio station for Shuckers baseball in 2015.
Shuckers & Overtime Sports to Provide $925K to Stadium
The upgrades include audio and visual equipment, entrance upgrades, signage upgrades, and suite upgrades. Video Video
Expedited Stadium Construction
Construction of MGM Park continues today as the seats are being installed among other installations that need to be completed in order to move up opening day.
Biloxi High Hires New Baseball Coach
Today, the Biloxi Public School District introduced Coach Eddie Lofton as the one to lead Indian Nation this season. Video Video
D'Iberville High Holds Candlelight Vigil for Ward Siblings
People came together to mourn the loss of Amanda and Jimmy Ward Friday night. Video Video
Biloxi Needs Extra $1 Million to Complete Stadium on Time
City attorney, Gina Tompkins, told the Biloxi City Council that Biloxi does not have that money. Video Video
Shuckers & 95.3 Gorilla to Hold Natl. Anthem Auditions
Auditions to be held on March 14th at the Edgewater Mall in Biloxi from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
First Command, Shuckers to Honor Military Families at Home Games
First Command will select an active duty “Military Family of the Game” to recognize at each home game.
Shuckers & N.A.A.C.P. to Host Job Workshop
Buck Rogers and Tim Bennett to speak.
Could Fly Balls from MGM Park Land on the Highway?
As the stadium gets closer to completion, it's easy to see the potential danger from foul balls or home runs landing on busy Highway 90 or the I-110 ramp. Video Video
Biloxi Shuckers Stadium Could be Done in June
The first scheduled home game for the Biloxi Shuckers is just over one month away, and with the clock ticking, city and team officials are working to safely speed things along. Video Video
Biloxi Shuckers Job Fair Draws Near
Baseball season is drawing near and what better way to ensure you're at every Shuckers home game than getting a job at the stadium? Video Video
Baseball is Going Strong on the Coast
The World Series is taking a break Thursday night, but baseball is still going strong on the Coast. Video Video
Baseball Stadium Reaches Construction Milestone
The baseball stadium is one of the biggest projects to be undertaken by Biloxi since the Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts, and Tuesday, city officials signed off on one of the last major milestones in its development. Video Video
Fans Wait for Unveiling of Biloxi Baseball Team Name
The long wait is nearly over for baseball fans on the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Shuckers Announce MGM Park Suites are Sold Out
Team is keeping waiting list for future interest.
Young Ball Players Perform at M.G.C.C.C. Showcase
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College showcase was Thursday evening in Perkinston, where the best of the best in the Fall Wooden Bat League showed off their skills for college coaches and scouts. Video Video
Biloxi Shuckers Say 'Thank You' to Construction Crew
Tuesday, members of the newly announced Biloxi Shuckers showed their appreciation to those working on their home stadium. Video Video
Baseball Stadium Construction on Track for Aug. Completion
Many people are excited about a baseball team in Biloxi, and construction of the home field is still going strong. Video Video
Shuckers Make Provisional Plans for April & May
MGM Park construction continues at a quick pace, but club makes schedule adjustments.
Shuckers Merchandise Flying off the Shelves
Biloxi Shuckers merchandise has already become a huge hit with fans along the Gulf Coast and across the country.
Cuban Baseball Delegates Visit Biloxi; Want to Play on Coast
Baseball is known as America's favorite past time, but the last few decades have seen an explosion of international interest, and Cuba is no exception. Video Video
Biloxi Shuckers Hopeful Field Will be Done Ahead of Schedule
The name of the Biloxi baseball team has been revealed, and the Biloxi Shuckers are ready to play! Video Video
Shuckers Step Up to Lower Costs on Biloxi Stadium
Construction on MGM Park in Biloxi is well underway and the city council is working with the team to lower the construction costs in any way they can. Video Video
Shuckers to Host First Annual Job Fair on March 7th
Job Fair to be held at The Donal Snyder Community Center in Biloxi.
Shuckers Celebrate Construction Milestone at MGM Park
Wednesday, the Biloxi Shuckers celebrated another milestone in the construction of MGM Park. Video Video
Carlos Subero Named Biloxi Shuckers Manager
Returning for his second season as the Milwaukee Brewers’ Double-A manager, Carlos Subero will serve as the Biloxi Shuckers’ skipper in 2015.
Biloxi Shuckers Merchandise is Flying Off the Shelves
The Biloxi Shuckers team store opened Monday in conjunction with the naming of Biloxi's first Double A baseball team. Video Video
Construction on Track for Biloxi Baseball Stadium
Construction on the baseball stadium in Biloxi is on track and moving forward. Video Video
Biloxi City Council Has More Baseball Worries
The World Series started Tuesday night, meaning the baseball season will soon come to an end. That's bad news for the City of Biloxi. Video Video
Steel Framing Starts to Go Up at Baseball Stadium Site
The Biloxi baseball stadium is reaching new heights. Video Video
Baseball Fans Visit Mobile to Watch Future Team Play
Friday night, dozens of local baseball fans made the trip to Mobile, Alabama to watch the baseball team that will play in Biloxi next year. Video Video
Construction Finally Begins on Biloxi Baseball Stadium
Construction of the Biloxi baseball stadium is once again underway. Video Video
Baseball Stadium on Track for August 2015
A representative of W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Co. told members of the Biloxi City Council this afternoon that construction is on schedule for the downtown baseball stadium and adjoining parking garage.
Plans for Baseball in Biloxi Continue
The Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce hosted a breakfast this morning, and baseball in Biloxi was on the menu. Video Video
Stadium Construction on Track for Aug. '15 Completion
Construction on the Biloxi baseball stadium is on track with completion set for the first week of August in 2015. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Team Expected to Bring Revenue to Coast
While fans are excited to see baseball in Biloxi, the benefits of a having a team extend further than that. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Stadium Construction Ahead of Schedule
Wednesday, team officials said construction is ahead of schedule and the stadium could still be ready for the April season opener. Video Video
Future Biloxi Baseball Team Playing in Mobile
The future Biloxi baseball team will be in Mobile the weekend. Video Video
Future Biloxi Team, Huntsville Stars, Plays BayBears
Friday night, dozens of local baseball fans made the trip to Mobile, Alabama to watch the Huntsville Stars play the BayBears. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Announces "MGM Park" as Name of New Stadium
Biloxi baseball has announced MGM Resorts International as the naming right partner of the new Biloxi baseball team's stadium and, effective immediately, the new stadium will be known as MGM Park.
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