Bradley Zimmer hit a run-scoring single in the third inning to give the Columbus Clippers a 1-0 win Friday night over the Charlotte Knights.
Collin Cowgill scored on the play after he led off the inning with a single and stole second.
Shawn Armstrong struck Adam Engel out with a runner on second to end the game for his fifth save of the season.
Columbus starter Mike Clevinger (11-1) picked up the win after scattering six hits over five scoreless innings. Opposing starter Tyler Danish (1-3) took the tough loss in the International League game after allowing one run and three hits over six innings.
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The Knights were held off the scoreboard for the 12th time this season, while the Clippers’ staff recorded its 11th shutout of the year.
With the win, Columbus improved to 5-2 against Charlotte this season.