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Pensacola ends the Biloxi Shuckers winning streak at four games

BILOXI, MS (Biloxi Shuckers) -

Pitching was the name of the game Monday night in Pensacola.  Former Shuckers pitcher Austin Ross got the best of his former teammates in a 3-1 victory. Ross,a former LSU standout, tossed seven shutout innings and struck out nine Biloxi batters to earn his third win of the season to remain unbeaten.

Aristedes Aquino belted a solo home run to center off Shuckers starter Angel Ventura (L, 0-3).  Ventura would allow only two runs in six innings to suffer his third loss on the season.

Biloxi mounted a comeback in the top of the eighth inning off Blue Wahoos reliever Geoff Broussard.  Johnny Davis singled, stole second and scored a a double off the bat of Dustin DeMuth.

The Blue Wahoos added an insurance  run in the bottom of the eighth and Broussard earned the save.  Each team had 5 hits on the night.

Biloxi (11-14) will have Tuesday off and return to MGM Park opening a five-game home series with Montgomery beginning 6:35 Wednesday night.

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