Kris Johnson had another good start tonight for the Indianapolis Indians.
A single pitch separated the Indianapolis Indians from twin shutouts at Columbus’ Huntington Park on Saturday evening: Kris Johnson’s sixth-inning offering to Clippers’ designated hitter Matt Carson in game one of the International League doubleheader.
Carson connected with Johnson’s middle-of-the-plate fastball and drove it over the left-field wall, turning a 1-0 deficit into a 2-1 victory and registering the only significant blemish on Johnson’s second consecutive solid start. The Indians came back in the nightcap and suffocated Columbus’ offense almost completely; the combined forces of Brooks Brown, Ryan Reid and Victor Black limited the Clippers to one hit and one walk in a 5-0 win.
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