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But Burres' luck ran out in the bottom of the 5th.  Plouffe led off with a double lined into left field, and LF Brian Dinkleman followed with a infield single, moving Plouffe to third.  RF Jeff Bailey's RBI single brought Plouffe in, tying the score again, 3-3.  Another single loaded the bases, and that was all manager Dean Treanor wanted to see from Burres.  Burres had thrown 94 pitches (55 strikes), and was responsible for 3 runs on 10 hits and 3 walks, with 4 strikeouts in 4.1 innings.  Chris Leroux came on in relief, and ended the 5th with two strikeouts.  The Tribe broke the game open in the top of the 6th.  Bowker began the rally with a walk, and Marte was hit by a pitch.  Hacker was relieved by Kyle Waldrop, who struck out Hague for the first ...

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