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Burres Struggles, But Ciriaco Returns With A Vengeance

Burres Struggles, But Ciriaco Returns With A Vengeance

The Tribe got one run back in the top of the 5th.  Ciriaco led off with a double into left field, and when Bowker reached base on a fielding error by Marrero at first, Ciriaco advanced to third.  Hague singled on a looper into center field, bringing in Ciriaco from third.  Hague and Bowker were left on base, when the next three batters went down in order.  CF Gorkys Hernandez brought the Indians back within one run of the Chiefs in the 6th.  He led off the inning with a line drive into center field, and moved up to center field on a bunt by Leroux.  Norman flied out, letting Hernandez tag up and advance to third.  Ciriaco grounded to short and beat out the throw to first, collecting his third run and an RBI as Hernandez scored on the play.  Chiefs 6,...

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