Ten Singles Take Indians To The Win

Ten Singles Take Indians To The Win

(Photo:  Dusty Brown)  The Tribe began the top of the 5th with an offensive explosion.  Four straight singles -- by Harrison, Hernandez, Presley, and Bowker loaded the bases, then drove in both Harrison and Hernandez on Bowker's line drive into right field (2 RBI).  That sent Duckworth to the showers.  He was relieved by Tony Pena Jr, who got Hague to bounce into a double play, which allowed Presley to score, though Hague did not get an RBI.  Pena ended the inning with a ground out, leaving two runners on base.  The Indians had a 4-1 lead.  The PawSox came right back again in the bottom of the inning.  Back-to-back singles by 3B Brent Dlugach and RF Matt Sheely, plus Lin being hit by a pitch, loaded the bases with no outs.  Owens got S...

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