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Sunday's around the minors

By sstorm Published: August 15, 2010

A look at how the Indians Minor League affiliates fared Sunday:

Triple-A Columbus (70-53) - The host Clippers defeated Louisville 7-3, sparked by a four-run second inning...RHP Yohan Pino (9-7, 5.37 ERA) scattered nine hits over six shutout innings, striking out five en route to the win...1B Wes Hodges and DH Matt McBride each homered, with McBride also going 2-for-4 with a double and run scored.

Double-A Akron (62-57) - Host Akron shutout New Britain 7-0 en route to a three-game series sweep...Newcomer and RHP Corey Kluber (1-2, 5.79 ERA) picked up his first win in his third start for Akron, shutting out the Rock Cats on six hits over six solid innings...2B Jason Kipnis (2-for-2 with a home run and two runs scored) and 3B Lonnie Chisenhall (2-for-3 with a double) each drove in a pair of runs.

High Class-A Kinston (21-27 in second half) - Visiting Kinston was defeated 6-4 by Lynchburg, the Hill Cats striking early with a four-run first inning...LHP T.J. House (5-9, 3.84 ERA) took the loss in dishing up five runs on nine hits over just five innings...RF Abner Abreu went 2-for-4 with a triple, run scored and two RBI.

Low Class-A Lake County (22-27 in second half) - Host Lake County lost 5-3 to Dayton...LHP Giovanni Soto (9-6, 2.56 ERA) picked up the win by limiting the Dragons to two runs on six hits over five innings...RF Greg Folgia went 3-for-3 with an RBI and run scored and C Roberto Perez hit a home run.

Short-season Mahoning Valley (23-33) - Visiting Mahoning Valley came out on the winning end of a 10-8 slug fest at Lowell thanks to a five-run eighth inning...RHP Cole Cook lasted just three innings in his start, giving up four runs on three hits - including two homers...C Moises Montero went 2-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored and three RBI.

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