The 6th inning began with the Tribe down 2-0. Brian Friday cut that lead in half with his first home run of the season, a long and high fly ball over the left field wall. That got the Tribe going. LF John Bowker followed with a single through into left field. 1B Matt Hague's ground out moved Bowker to second base, and 3B Andy Marte walked. Both Bowker and Marte scored when Durham took a fly ball off the center field wall for a triple to give the Indians the lead. Moments later, Hernadez hit another fly to left, which bounced off the warning track, and off an angled part of the left field wall, sending the ball out of the playing field, for a ground rule double. Durham scored from third, and the Tribe had a 4-2 lead. Gallagher (photo) was reli...
To continue reading the rest of this article, subscribe to Pirates Prospects. Subscribers get access to every article on the site, along with all of our exclusive live coverage of the Pirates' minor league system, all for a very low monthly or yearly rate.
If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nancy grew up in Rochester, NY, where her father indoctrinated her to the love of baseball as a small child. He taught her to keep score at the age of 5, and she hasn't stopped since. She now lives in the Indianapolis area with her husband and two sons. Nancy has followed the Indians on both the Most Valuable Network and the Bloguin group, before joining Pirates Prospects in 2011. She provides daily game recaps from Indianapolis, plus player analysis from the guys she sees live at the games.