Hens cut down Clippers

7/4/2013
BLADE STAFF
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Hens5p The Mud Hens' Ramon Garcia pitches in the top of the fifth inning.

THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH

Hens5p The Mud Hens' Ramon Garcia pitches in the top of the fifth inning.
Hens5p The Mud Hens' Ramon Garcia pitches in the top of the fifth inning.

Ramon Garcia and a pair of relievers combined to shut out Columbus on four hits as the Mud Hens won 7-0 at Fifth Third Field tonight.

Garcia allowed two hits and two walks in six shutout innings. Blaine Hardy pitched two scoreless frames and Jose Valverde pitched a 1-2-3 ninth.

Toledo scored once in the third, then broke the game open with three runs in the fourth as Danny Worth had a two-run double. Mike Cervenak pounded a two-run homer in the fifth and an RBI double by Ben Guez closed the scoring in the eighth.