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Stars Win Rubber Match In Pensacola



Pensacola, FL-The HuntsvilleStars won the rubber match of their five game series with the Pensacola BlueWahoos Monday night with a 6-2 win at Bayfront Stadium. 


The Stars took a 2-0 leadin the third inning.  With two outs andtwo on base, Jason Rogers blooped a two run single into right field.


The Stars made it 3-0 inthe fourth.  Nick Shaw hit a sharp rbisingle to right field scoring Shea Vucinich.


The Stars extended theirlead in the seventh inning with a pair of runs. Rogers brought home Kentrail Davis on a sacrifice fly.


Lucas May made it 5-0 on hisrbi single to right field scoring Hainley Statia.


Davis contributed thefinal run for the Stars in the eighth on his rbi single which scored D'VontreyRichardson.


Andy Moye improved to 3-0as he pitched five scoreless innings for the Stars.  He allowed three hits.  He walked four and struck out four.


Pensacola scored theirlone runs in the eighth against RHP Tim Dillard.  Ross Perez grounded out to second basescoring Brodie Greene.  Travis Mattairalso brought in a run on an infield rbi single.


The Stars(3-2, 49-26) tookthree out of five from the Blue Wahoos(2-3, 33-42) in the first series in thesecond half of the season.


The Stars travel back toHuntsville to begin a series Tuesday night with the Montgomery Biscuits, theDouble-A Affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. RHP Jacob Barnes(1-3, 6.03) will climb the hill for the Stars.  Montgomery will have RHP Dylan Floro(7-5,3.14) on the mound.  Tuesday's game canbe heard with Steve Jarnicki starting at 6:15 pm CDT on 92.9 FM, 1450 AM



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