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Keys to the game

Travis Whitmore knocked in Yeison Asencio with a two-out single to right field to give the TinCaps a 2-1 victory against Bowling Green in front of 5,853 fans Sunday at Parkview Field. The TinCaps scored both runs in the ninth inning.

Here are the highlights.

Clutch hit(s): Lee Orr tied the game with a solo home run with one out in the ninth inning. Both of Orr's home runs have come in the ninth inning. His first on May 16 lifted the team to a 5-3 win at Lansing.

Steak over: Mike Gallic went 0 for 4, ending his seven-game hitting streak.

Late dramatics: Prior to Sunday, the TinCaps were 1-17 when trailing entering the ninth inning.

Quotable:

"That closer (Bowling Green's Austin Hubbard) was good. He threw some good offspeed. I didn't hit it the best, but it found a hole. We'll take it."

- Whitmore on his game-winning hit

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