Charlotte Knights  6,  Indianapolis Indians  4

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Kris Johnson started but pitched only one inning.

The Indianapolis Indians' 2012 season has come to an end, as they lost to the Charlotte Knights at Knights' Stadium tonight.  The Knights won this best-of-five playoff series, 3 games to 1, and they will move on to face the Pawtucket Red Sox in the Governor's Cup series, which will begin on Tuesday.  Tribe starter Kris Johnson was charged with the loss, despite having pitched only one inning.  The start of the game was delayed by nearly two hours by rain, and it ended shortly after midnight.

The Indians found themselves in a hole very quickly.  With one out, Kris Johnson gave up back-to-back walks to 2B Drew Garcia and 3B Brent Morel, putting runners on first and sec...

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