Columbus Clippers  10,   Indianapolis Indians  6

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Starling Marte tripled in the 1st inning.

The Indians' last road trip before the All-Star break began with a loss to the Clippers at Huntington Field in Columbus, Ohio this evening.  The Tribe posted 9 hits, including two triples and two doubles, and scored 4 runs in the 8th inning, but that was not enough to catch up to the Clippers, who scored in every inning but the 1st.  CF Starling Marte and 2B Anderson Hernandez both tripled, and DH Brandon Boggs and LF Jeff Larish both doubled.

Like most of the Indians' recent games, this one started with an early lead.  With one out in the top of the 1st, SS Chase d'Arnaud singled up the middle.  Starling Marte followed with his league-leading 12th triple of the season, dr...

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