Indianapolis Indians  8,  Toledo Mud Hens  3

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Pedro Alvarez hit a 2-run homer in the 10th inning rally

A 5-run explosion by the Indians in the top of the 10th gave the Tribe a big win over the Mud Hens at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio tonight.

The game was sent into extra innings after the Mud Hens tied the score at 3-3 in the bottom of the 7th.  The top of the 10th began with the first five Tribe batters  reaching base.  2B Jordy Mercer began by working a walk.  LF John Bowker singled into right field, moving Mercer to second base.  Both Mercer and Bowker scored when 1B Matt Hague sliced a double into left field, giving the Indians the lead plus an insurance run.  3B Pedro Alvarez followed with a huge blast over the right-center field wall for a 2-run homer.  DH And...

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