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Mejia tosses gem, Dean homers as M-Braves get first road win on Wednesday night

M-Braves beat Barons 5-3 to stop four-game losing skid
April 17, 2024

BIRMINGHAM, AL — Ian Mejia (W, 1-0) tossed six innings of one-run ball and struck out a career-high nine batters on Wednesday night to help the Mississippi Braves snap a four-game losing streak and earn their first road win of the year. The M-Braves toppled the Barons 5-3 at Regions

M-Braves drop another one-run decision in Tuesday's series opener in Birmingham, 2-1

Four M-Braves recorded two-hit games in the loss on Tuesday night
April 16, 2024

BIRMINGHAM, AL — The Mississippi Braves began their longest road trip of 2024 on Tuesday night in Birmingham. They began the two-week Alabama journey with a 2-1 loss to the Barons at Regions Field. The loss was the second straight by one run and the fourth straight. Mississippi stranded 11

Nacho Alvarez Jr., JJ Niekro named Farm Bureau Player and Pitcher of the Week

M-Braves weekly award winners from April 5-14
April 15, 2024

PEARL—The Mississippi Braves and Farm Bureau are proud to announce that INF Nacho Alvarez Jr. and RHP JJ Niekro have been named Farm Bureau Player and Pitcher of the Week for April 5-14. Alvarez Jr. celebrated his 21st birthday on April 11, and Atlanta's sixth-ranked prospect (MLB Pipeline) excelled in

Shuckers come back to beat M-Braves on Sunday afternoon, 4-3

Nacho Alvarez Jr. went 3-for-5 with two stolen bases, and a run scored on Sunday
April 14, 2024

PEARL, MS — The Biloxi Shuckers rallied from down 3-0 to beat the Mississippi Braves on Sunday afternoon at Trustmark Park, 4-3. Nacho Alvarez Jr., Atlanta's top position player prospect, recorded his first three-hit game at the Double-A level, finishing 3-for-5 with two stolen bases and a run scored. JJ

M-Braves fall to Shuckers on Saturday night, 6-1

Saturday's game was played in front of a homestand-high crowd of 3,603
April 13, 2024

PEARL, MS — In front of 3,603 fans on Flowood Night at Trustmark Park on Saturday night, the Mississippi Braves dropped their second straight to the Biloxi Shuckers, 6-1. Mississippi pounded out nine singles, and Brandon Parker and Tyler Tolve recorded multi-hit nights at the plate. Hurston Waldrep (L, 0-2)

Shuckers blank M-Braves on Friday night, 4-0, stopping winning streak 

Justin Dean had two stolen bases and upped on-base streak to six games
April 12, 2024

PEARL, MS — Biloxi's Bradley Blalock and Adam Seminaris combined to shut out the Mississippi Braves on Friday night on five hits, as the Shuckers won 4-0. The loss snapped Mississippi's three-game winning streak. Blalock (W, 2-0), Milwaukee's 18th-ranked prospect, pitched six shutout innings, striking out five, and won his

M-Braves sweep doubleheader from Shuckers on Thursday night

Mississippi has won three-straight to open the homestand
April 12, 2024

PEARL, MS — Behind Drew Parrish and Ian Mejia's excellent pitching performances on Thursday night, the Mississippi Braves swept a doubleheader from the Biloxi Shuckers, 4-1 and 1-0 at Trustmark Park. The M-Braves (3-3) have won three straight games to open the homestand. The nightcap was an extra-inning walk-off in

Wednesday's matinee game with Biloxi postponed by severe weather

The game will be made up as part of a Thursday doubleheader starting at 5:05 pm
April 10, 2024

PEARL — Wednesday's scheduled 11:05 am matinee game between the Mississippi Braves and Biloxi Shuckers at Trustmark Park has been postponed due to severe weather in the area. The game will be made up as part of a Thursday, April 11 doubleheader with first pitch at 5:05 pm. Fans with

Niekro, M-Braves win weather-shortened home opener over Shuckers, 2-0

Niekro tossed six shutout innings on Tuesday in his Double-A debut
April 9, 2024

PEARL, MS — Mother nature brought some fury to the Mississippi Braves (1-3) final home opener on Tuesday night, but not before a 2-0 weather-shortened win over the Biloxi Shuckers (2-2) at Trustmark Park. The three-hit shutout from JJ Niekro and Jonathan Hughes was Mississippi's first victory this season. Fittingly,

Opening Week Homestand Highlights 

Opening Week includes Thirsty Thursday Blues N' Brews, and back-to-back Fireworks!
April 8, 2024

PEARL — The Mississippi Braves welcome the Biloxi Shuckers for a six-game homestand, April 9-14, celebrating Opening Week and the start of the 20th year at Trustmark Park. The series includes Opening Day on Tuesday, an Education Day Matinee on Wednesday, the first Thirsty Thursday™ Blues & Brews, back-to-back Fireworks

M-Braves swept by Blue Wahoos in opening series after 9-1 loss on Sunday

The M-Braves fall to 0-3 for the first time since 2021
April 7, 2024

Pensacola, FL - The Pensacola Blue Wahoos finished off a three-game sweep of the Mississippi Braves on Sunday with a 9-1 victory at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The M-Braves begin the season 0-3 for the first time since 2021 when the club opened the year 0-4. That club went on to

M-Braves rally late, but fall to Wahoos on walk-off wild pitch in the ninth

Offense tallies double-digit hits for the second-straight night
April 6, 2024

Pensacola, FL - The Mississippi Braves managed to erase a three-run deficit in the ninth inning but fell 7-6 in walk-off fashion to the Blue Wahoos on Saturday night. The winning run scored in the bottom of the ninth when pinch-runner Dalvy Rosario sprinted home on a wild pitch by

M-Braves pound out 13 hits, but drop season opener to Wahoos, 8-6

All nine starters had at least one hit on Friday night
April 5, 2024

PENSACOLA, FL — The Mississippi Braves began the 2024 season on Friday night with an 8-6 loss to the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The M-Braves out-hit Pensacola 13-11, and all nine starters recorded at least one hit in the loss. Atlanta's No. 11 prospect, Drake Baldwin, went

M-Braves announce 2024 Opening Day Roster 

Roster features four of Atlanta's Top 20 prospects and 17 returners
April 5, 2024

PEARL - The Atlanta Braves and their Double-A Affiliate, the Mississippi Braves, announced the 2024 opening-day roster. The squad includes four MLB Pipeline Top-20 Prospects and 17 players who made at least one appearance for the M-Braves last season. The Top 30 prospects include RHP Hurston Waldrep (No. 2), INF

M-Braves to honor Mississippi's rich history of blues music on Thursdays with "Blues N' Brews" jerseys

The first Thirsty Thursday™ Blues N' Brews is April 11 against Biloxi
March 21, 2024

PEARL — The Magnolia State has a rich music history. Muddy Waters, B.B. King, Elvis Presley, Charlie Patton, and Robert L. Johnson were all brilliant blues musicians born in Mississippi, helping the state become "the birthplace of the Blues." The M-Braves will salute that rich history during the final season

M-Braves Announce 2024 Promotional Schedule

The 2024 home slate begins Tuesday, April 9 against the Biloxi Shuckers at Trustmark Park
March 20, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves are excited to announce the 2024 promotional calendar ahead of the April 9 home opener against the Biloxi Shuckers at Trustmark Park. Opening Week, April 9-14, will feature back-to-back fireworks shows and magnetic schedule giveaways on Opening Day and Friday, April 12. The promotional schedule

2024 Southeastern High School Baseball Classic Slated for This Weekend at Trustmark Park

Oak Grove (MS), Lewisburg (MS), Christian Brothers (TN), and Houston (TN) to participate
March 12, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves are excited to welcome four high school teams to Trustmark Park for the 2024 Southeastern High School Baseball Classic, beginning on Friday afternoon. The four-game, two-day event starts at 4:00 pm Friday and includes the top-ranked team in Mississippi, Lewisburg Patriots from Olive Branch, who

2024 Daily Promotions announced 

Promo schedule to feature 15 fireworks dates, including two during the opening weekend
March 1, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves are excited to announce the 2024 daily promotions ahead of the April 9 home opener against the Biloxi Shuckers at Trustmark Park. The announcement coincides with single-game tickets going on sale today. Fans can purchase tickets HERE. The promotional schedule features 15 fireworks shows, including

Single Game Tickets on sale Friday, March 1 at 11 am

February 28, 2024

PEARL - Mississippi Braves single-game tickets for the 2024 season go on sale to the general public Friday, March 1 at 11:00 Am. Fans can purchase tickets to all 69 home games at mississippibraves.com/tickets via Ticketmaster, the TM app, or the Trustmark Park Box Office. Fans are encouraged to buy

M-Braves announce 2024 Braves Bookworms Reading Program

Free reading incentive program open to all teachers and students
February 21, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves and Whataburger are once again excited to offer a FREE reading incentive program open to all teachers and students. The program is designed to help promote a lifelong love of reading and baseball in children through a partnership with local schools. All students from Pre-K

Tickets For College Baseball Series at Trustmark Park on sale on February 2

Southern Miss, Ole Miss, and Mississippi State return to Trustmark Park in 2024
January 31, 2024

PEARL - Tickets for the 2024 College Baseball Series from Spectrum Events will go on sale to the general public this Friday, February 2, at 11:00 am at the Trustmark Park box office, online HERE, or via any Ticketmaster location. Mississippi Braves season ticket holders may purchase now by calling

Mississippi Braves Announce New Field Manager, 2024 Coaching Staff

Angel Flores takes over as field manager for the M-Braves in 2024
January 25, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves, in conjunction with the Atlanta Braves, have announced their field staff for the 2024 season. The M-Braves will commemorate the 20th year and final season at Trustmark Park beginning on Opening Day, Tuesday, April 9, against the Biloxi Shuckers at 6:35 pm. After spending one

Mississippi Braves, OVG to Host Job Fair on Thursday, January 25

The job fair will take place from 5-7 pm in the Farm Bureau Grill at Trustmark Park
January 10, 2024

PEARL - The Mississippi Braves and OVG Hospitality (Food & Beverage) will hold a job fair on Thursday, January 25, from 5-7 pm to fill part-time game day positions for the 2024 season. The job fair will take place inside the Farm Bureau Grill at Trustmark Park. Applicants should be

A Letter to Our Fans: 2024 will be the M-Braves' final season in Pearl

January 9, 2024

To our incredible fans -– 2024 will be the M-Braves’ final season in Pearl, MS. The Double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves will be relocating to Columbus, GA, as of the start of the 2025 season. We want to thank Pearl, the surrounding Jackson community, and the state of Mississippi

Mississippi Braves Top Photos from the 2023 Season

M-Braves team photographer Tate Nations and media relations staff select the top photos from the 2023 season
December 1, 2023

The 2023 season provided many memorable moments, and team photographer Tate Nations and the M-Braves Director of Communications Chris Harris selected the top photos from the season.