Indianapolis Indians  2,  Syracuse Chiefs  1

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Rick VandenHurk allowed one unearned run in 7.1 innings of work.

Another brilliant performance by Indians' pitching boosted the Indians over the Chiefs at Alliance Bank Stadium in Syracuse, NY.  Starter Rick VandenHurk earned his 12th win for the Indians, and closer Tim Wood earned his 20th Save. The win gives the Indians a 3-1 win of this series against the Chiefs.  The Indians also won the series with the Chiefs at Victory Field at the beginning of June by the same 3-1 margin, so the Indians win the season series 6-2.

Rick VandenHurk made a stellar start for the Indians.  He allowed only one unearned run on 2 hits and 2 walks in 7.1 innings.  He struck out 8 Chiefs in his evening's work, matching his 8 strikeouts on...

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