Indianapolis Indians  4,  Louisville Bats  2

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Jeff Locke earned his 10th win of the season.

The Indianapolis Indians made a sweep of the Louisville Bats tonight at Victory Field, taking all three games of this short series.  Tribe starter Jeff Locke earned his 10th win of the season, pitching 6 shut out innings.  RF Dallas McPherson had two key hits in the game, including what would turn out to be the game-winning home run.

Locke worked around at least one runner on base in 5 of his 6 innings -- he did retire the side in order in the 3rd.  Bats' 3B Henry Rodriguez was the only batter to have Locke's number, reaching base against Locke three times.  In the top of the 1st, Rodriguez reached base when his grounder bounced off 2B Brock Holt's glove for an error.  Loc...

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