NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Domingo Martinez homered in the fifth inning as the Nashville Sounds beat the Indianapolis Indians 1-0 on Monday night to tie the best-of-5 American Association championship series 1-1.

Nashville's Scott Ruffcorn allowed six hits in nine innings with five strikeouts and no walks. Indians starter Tim Pugh also gave up six hits with five strikeouts and no walks in eight innings.

Game 3 is Tuesday night in Indianapolis.