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FIU Outslugs UAB To Take Series

BIRMINGHAM (May 14, 2022) – In a game that saw 14 pitchers used, 32 hits collected, 25 runs scored and nearly an hour rain delay, the FIU baseball team outlasted the UAB Blazers 13-12 to take the weekend series.

Saturday was the first time that the Panthers won back-to-back games since the opening series of Conference USA play against Marshall on March 18-19.

Despite only pitching 0.1 inning and surrendering two runs, Richie Pena picked up the win and improved to 2-3 on the mound. Jan Figueroa picked up his first save since April 16, 2021 and the seventh of his career.