Indianapolis Indians  11,  Louisville Bats  6

(Box)  (rain-shortened, 7.5 innings)

 

Hector Luna had 4 hits tonight.

The Indianapolis Indians took the name of the Louisville ball park to heart this evening:  Slugger Field.  They slugged 16 hits for 11 runs to swamp the Louisville Bats.  The Indians scored in each of the first 6 innings, as every member of the lineup reached base at least once.  2B Hector Luna had 4 hits, including a double and a homer, and drove in 3 runs.  LF Jeff Larish had 3 hits, including 2 doubles and he also drove in 3 runs.  The skies were overcast in Louisville from the time the game started, and the rain began to sprinkle down around the 4th inning.  By the 5th inning, the rain was pouring.  Even though the end of 5 innings signaled a legal game,...

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