BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Michael Perez's solo home run with two outs off Biloxi reliever Stephen Kohlscheen in the ninth inning proved to be the only run needed for the Mobile BayBears in a 1-0 win over the Shuckers Friday night.
Biloxi starter Jorge Ortega gave up five hits and struck out six in 6 1/3 innings, while his counterpart Matt Koch lasted five innings and also struck out six while giving up four hits.
Jacob Nottingham was the only hitter in the Shuckers lineup to record a multi-hit night, registering two hits in four at-bats. Kyle Wren, Garrett Cooper and Brandon Macias contributed the other base hits.
The BayBears (22-26) have won three of the last four games with the Shuckers (27-21) and will play again Saturday at 7:10 p.m.