It was a slugfest at Municipal Stadium today between the Brewers and the Indians. The hometown crowd would go home happy at the end of this crazy game.
10 players would end up with 2 or more hits. 6 would have 3 or more and 2 would have 4 or more. Brett Butler finished the game going 5-5 with 2 runs scored. Ben Oglivie went 4-5 with a HR (2) and 4 RBI. There were a total of 34 hits in the game.
The Brewers were up 5-1 going into the 5th but the Indians score 5 off of Jamie Cocanower and take a 6-5 lead. The Brewers would tie it at 7 in the 7th. But the Indians get 2 in the bottom of the 7th to take a 9-7 lead. They would add 1 more in the 8th for a 10-7 win. Neal Heaton (6-4) takes the win in relief and Pete Ladd (0-1) is handed the loss.
The Final Score 10-7 Indians