Indianapolis Indians  9,  Toledo Mud Hens  8

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Matt Hague (26) is congratulated after his grand slam.

1B Matt Hague's grand slam capped a 7-run 2nd inning for the Indians, but the Mud Hens had a big inning in the 4th, and the Indians had to regain and then hold the lead to get the win tonight at Victory Field.  Both teams had one big inning (the 2nd for the Indians, the 4th for the Hens) in which they batted around.  The Indians scored those 7 runs in their big inning, but two base running mistakes held Toledo to 5 runs in the 4th.  Pirates' LF Jose Tabata joined the Indians today to continue his rehab assignment (strained quad), and he contributed a single and two walks to the Indians' offensive attack.

Brian Burres made the spot start for the Indians.  It was his first ...

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