Indianapolis Indians  7,  Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  2

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Jake Fox begins the congratulations for Gorkys Hernandez's home run.

The Indianapolis Indians won their fourth straight game tonight, beating the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs in the second game of this 4-game series.  That gives the Tribe wins in the first four games of this 10-game home stand.

Starter Rudy Owens did not have his best stuff, and he had to battle his way through five of the six innings he pitched.  He was persistent, though, and worked himself out of jams with the help of his defense.  Owens allowed 2 runs on 8 hits and no walks.  He struck out 4 batters.  Owens threw 93 pitches, with 63 strikes.

The Iron Pigs led off each of the first five innings with a hit off Owens.  CF Scott Podsednik op...

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