Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees  9,  Indianapolis Indians  8

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Justin Wilson could not complete the 4th inning.

A throwing error and a sacrifice fly allowed the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees to score the tying and the winning runs in the bottom of the 10th inning, to defeat the Indianapolis Indians tonight, at Frontier Field in Rochester, NY.   A loss by the Columbus  Clippers allows the Indians to maintain their 10-game lead in the International League Western Division.

The Indians struck first with a run in the top of the 2nd.  DH Jeff Clement led off the inning with a walk, and he raced around from first to score on 3B Yamaico Navarro's double into left field.  They added 2 more runs in the 3rd, when SS Chase d'Arnaud and CF Jose Tabata hit back-to-back singles, ...

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