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Hague’s RBIs Lead Indians To Series Split

Hague’s RBIs Lead Indians To Series Split

Indianapolis Indians  4,  Gwinnett Braves  3

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Tim Wood earned his second win of the season

A run in the top of the 10th inning gave the Indians a win over the Gwinnett Braves at Coolray Field in the Atlanta suburbs tonight.  The win gave the Indians a split of this 4-game series as well as the 8-game season series with the Braves.

The Indians went into the bottom of the 9th clinging to a one-run lead, 3-2.  Closer Tim Wood had finished off the 8th inning with a strikeout, but he began the bottom of the 9th by giving up a line drive into left field to Gwinnett's LF Wilkin Ramirez.  The ball dropped in well in front of Tribe LF John Bowker, who was playing deep, and Ramirez chose to try for second base.  He slid in just under the tag, safe with a double.  Ramirez had to ho...

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