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Tribe And Braves Take Duel To The 9th

Tribe And Braves Take Duel To The 9th

Brian Friday makes a play on a grounder:The Tribe pitchers' no-hitter ended in the 7th inning.  With two outs, Gomez grounded through the hole into left field for the Braves' first hit of the game.  Moments later, LF Stefan Gartrell bounced to third base, where 3B Chase d'Arnaud made the throw to 2B Corey Wimberly (photo below) to force out Gomez at second.  While the Indians' pitchers were holding the Braves to just one hit in 7 innings, the Tribe batters were not faring much better.  And even worse, when the Indians did put runners on base, those runners were being picked off.   Braves; starter Julio Teheran put the Indians down in order for the first two innings.  CF Gorkys Hernandez led off the bottom of the 3rd with the first hit of the game.  H...

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