Indianapolis Indians  2.  Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees  0

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Jeff Locke earned his 9th win of the season and struck out 10 batters.

One day after the Indians posted 21 hits in their hit-o-rama, they were limited to just 4 hits tonight against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, playing at Frontier Field in Rochester, NY.  Those 4 hits were all the Tribe needed, though.  Starter Jeff Locke held the Yankees to 3 hits in his 7.1 scoreless innings, and he won the shut-out, pushing his record to 9-5.

The game began with 5 scoreless innings.  Locke gave up a walk in the 1st and worked around a one-out single in the 2nd.  The Yankees came closest to scoring in the 4th, when LF Ronnier Mustelier slapped a one-out double down the right field line.  C Francisco Cervelli walk...

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