Columbus Clippers  2,  Indianapolis Indians  0

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Daniel Cabrera pitched a complete game, but took the loss.

It was a pitching duel tonight, as the Indianapolis Indians and Columbus Clippers battled it out at Victory Field.  Indianapolis starter, Daniel Cabrera pitched a complete game, allowing just 2 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks, with 2 strikeouts  -- which sounds like a great outing, except that he was the losing pitcher.  Columbus' Jeanmar Gomez also pitched a complete game, but his 9 innings were a shut out, and he allowed the Indians only 2 hits and 2 walks, while striking out 7 batters, to earn the win.

Cabrera's tough-luck loss put his record at 4-4, with a 4.35 ERA.  He threw 97 pitches (69 strikes) in 9 innings.  Cabrera zipped through the first two innings,...

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