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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