Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  3,  Indianapolis Indians  0

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Rudy Owens suffered his second loss of the season.

The Indians are going to be happy to see Allentown, PA in their rear-view mirrors, as they bus out of town tonight, heading for the 4-game series in Buffalo, NY.  Not only did the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs sweep this 4-game series at Coca-Cola Park, but they did it with four consecutive shut-out games.  That's right -- the Indians did not score once in Coca Cola Park.  And before that, they scored only one run (unearned) in the last game of their previous home stand, and were shut out by the Norfolk Tides in the game before that.  One run in the past 6 games.

Tonight's starter for the Tribe, Rudy Owens, was also the victim in that shut-out by Norfolk, which was ...

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