Charlotte Knights  1,  Indianapolis Indians  0

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Chris Leroux pitched 7 scoreless innings and allowed one hit.

A brilliant performance by Chris Leroux was spoiled tonight, as the Charlotte Knights shut out the Indianapolis Indians at Victory Field tonight.  Leroux made the start for the Indians, pitching 7 shut-out innings, and allowing just one hit.  The Knights managed only 3 hits, as did the Indians, for a total of 6 hits in this pitchers' duel.  The lone run that the Knights scored was unearned, and neither Leroux or the Knights' starter Dylan Axelrod, who also pitched well, were involved in the decision.

Leroux began the game by working around a 2-out single by RF Conor Jackson in the 1st.  After Jackson, Leroux retired the next 8 batters in order.  Jackson r...

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