Indianapolis Indians  5,  Louisville Bats  1

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Jake Fox made his first start for the Indians.

Indians' Jake Fox missed the first two weeks of the season with an oblique muscle strain.  He came off the DL while the Indians were in Louisville, and made a pinch-hit appearance there, then another pinch-hit appearance at Victory Field last night.  Today, though, Fox made his first start for the Indians.  It was the first time playing professionally at Victory Field for this Greenfield, Indiana native and graduate of Indianapolis' Cathedral High School.  With his parents in the stands, Fox smacked two doubles and drove in 3 runs this afternoon to lead the Indians over the Louisville Bats at Victory Field.

The game did not begin well for the Indians' batters.  Veteran pi...

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