Wilson (photo) began his start well on the mound as well as at the plate. He retired the first 6 batters he faced. The Bison got to him for 4 runs in the bottom of the 3rd, though. 2B Luis Hernandez led off with a line drive single into center field. After two ground outs, another former Indy Indian SS Luis Figueroa singled, moving Hernandez to third bse. 3B Michael Fisher also singled, driving in Hernandez. LF Lucas Duda followed with a 3-run homer, cutting the Indians' lead in half, 8-4. Wilson went on to allow a single to Luis Hernandez in the 4th. He loaded the bases in the 5th, beginning with a bunt by pinch-hitter Chin-lung Hu which Wilson himself could not get a handle on to pick up. Figueroa walked, and after a pop out and a gro...
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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.