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M-Braves headed to the playoffs

The team celebrated in Jacksonville after earning a spot in the Southern League playoffs. (Source: Mississippi Braves) The team celebrated in Jacksonville after earning a spot in the Southern League playoffs. (Source: Mississippi Braves)

JACKSONVILLE, FL (Mississippi News Now) - The baseball season is not quite over in Mississippi.

The Mississippi Braves earned a spot in the southern league playoffs with a 6-5 win over Jacksonville Monday.

The win coupled with Mobile's win over Pensacola put the M-Braves into a best of five playoff series with Mobile beginning Thursday.

The playoff berth is the first for the M-Braves since 2008 when they won the league title.

The M-Braves and Baybears will play game three of the series Saturday at Trustmark Park in Pearl.

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