MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Francisco Arcia scored on an error in the sixth inning to help the Mobile BayBears secure a 2-0 victory over the Mississippi Braves in the first game of a doubleheader on Monday.
The error, part of a two-run inning, broke a scoreless tie before Jose Rojas hit an RBI single later in the inning.
Mobile starter Jake Jewell (6-8) picked up the win after allowing just three hits over seven scoreless innings. Opposing starter Touki Toussaint (0-1) took the tough loss in the Southern League game after giving up two runs and four hits over six innings.
The Braves were held scoreless for the 12th time this season, while the BayBears’ staff recorded their 10th shutout of the year.
With the win, Mobile improved to 11-5 against Mississippi this season.
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