Louisville Bats 5, Indianapolis Indians 4
Karstens pitched 4 excellent innings, but things fell apart in the 5th.
A hit batter, a wild pitch, and two Indians' errors handed the Bats five runs, two of which were unearned, in the 5th inning. That was enough to give the Bats a win over the Indians and halt the Tribe's 5-game hitting streak. Pirates' Jeff Karstens made a rehab start for the Indians. He was charged with the loss when things disintegrated in the 5th. The Indians out-hit the bats 7-4, but unearned runs made up for that.
Karstens dominated the Bats for the first four innings. He pitched four no-hit innings, allowing only one walk to CF Joey Gathright to begin the bottom of the 5th. Gathright was immediately erased by an around-the-horn double p...
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