Play Ball!!!

Posted On Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The first place Mississippi Braves return to Trustmark Park on Wednesday, August 17!  The M-Braves currently lead the Southern League South Division and look to secure a spot in the 2016 Southern League Playoffs. The Double-A M-Braves return to Trustmark Park for a five-game homestand against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos Wednesday through Sunday.

On Wednesday, August 17 through Friday, August 19 the gates will open at 6:00pm for the 7:00pm games versus the Pensacola Blue Wahoos.  Sponsored by Pizza Hut and MISS 103, this is also AMR First Responders Wednesday.  On Thursday, the game is sponsored by Patty Peck Honda, Xfinity and Y101 and its also THIRSTY THURSDAY!  And on Friday, the game is sponsored by Dickey’s BBQ, MIX 98.7 & WLBT On Your Side.  Friday is also Central MS Steel Magnolias “Pink in the Park” Awareness Night, and will be capped off with FRIDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS!

The series continues against Pensacola on Saturday, August 20 when the gates open at 5:00pm for the 6:00pm game, sponsored by Scotts Miracle Gro.  Saturday is also Super Sensational Saturday, High School Football Night, ALS Awareness Night and will be capped off with SATURDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS!

Sunday, August 21 is the last night of the series with Pensacola with the gates opening at 4:00pm for the 5:00pm game, sponsored by Richard Schwartz & Associates and 100.9 The Legend.  Sunday is Yogi’s FamilyFest day and will feature the ever popular Kids Run the Bases sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Take advantage of the weekly promotions that the MS-Braves offer –





SportClips Military Monday: All members of all branches of the United States Military may purchase $7 tickets in all seating areas (excluding Suite Level) when presenting valid ID at the box office. One random fan, representing the military, will receive a SportClips Prize Pack.


2 For Tuesday: All tickets (excluding Club & Suite Level) are two for the price of one along with hot dogs, popcorn and 32 oz. soft drinks. 


AMR First Responders Wednesday: All first responders/emergency response personnel (including law enforcement & firefighters) may purchase $7 tickets in all seating areas (excluding Suite Level) when presenting ID. 


Thirsty Thursday: 16 oz soft drinks and 16 oz domestic beer are $2 each.


Friday Night Fireworks sponsored by WLBT 3 On Your Side: The fireworks show will begin following the game.


Super Sensational Saturday: Post-game fireworks & thousands of dollars in prizes will be given away.


FamilyFest Sunday sponsored by Yogi on the Lake–Jellystone Park: four (4) Dugout Level seats, four (4) hot dogs/hamburgers, four (4) 16 oz. soft drinks, four (4) bags of peanuts/popcorn, four (4) M-Braves hats, two (2) game programs & free Fun Zone wristbands for kids. Plus four (4) coupons to Yogi on the Lake in Pelahatchie. ALL FOR ONLY $62 (regular price $164). Additional tickets with all the extras may be purchased at $18 each. Must be purchased through the Trustmark Park Box Office–not available online.

Academy Sports + Outdoors Kids Run the Bases: Kids 14 and under may run the bases after the game.


The Mississippi Braves baseball team is the Double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. Since the inaugural 2005 season, over 100 M-Braves have gone on to play in the big leagues. The M-Braves have made postseason play three times and went on to win the Southern League Championship in 2008. Tickets are on sale now. Stop by Trustmark Park or call 888-BRAVES4 Monday through Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM. For the latest news and updates, visit or connect with @mbraves on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.