Indianapolis Indians 2, Columbus Clippers 1
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Jose Ascanio earned his second win with 5 shutout innings.
The Indians took a slim lead, then held on tight, to squeak out a win over the Clippers at Huntington Park in Columbus, Ohio tonight. Starter Jose Ascanio made his second straight start, and this time pitched 5 scoreless innings (he threw 6 scoreless on August 21st), to earn his second win of the season. C Dusty Brown drove in both Indians' run. Then CF Gorkys Hernandez prevented the Clippers from tying the score when his outfield assist cut down a runner at the plate.
Ascanio had to work his way out of a small jam in the bottom of the 1st inning. With one out, LF Tim Federoff lined a single through to center field, then stole second base. 3B Jared Goedert walk...
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