The Indianapolis Indians demolished the Charlotte Knights on Monday night.
The Tribe scored 17 runs off of 15 hits, including three hits each for Alex Presley, Brian Bocock and Ivan DeJesus.
Four pitchers for Indianapolis combined to allow just one run from the Knights.
The Indians beat Charlotte 17-1.
A 16-run advantage tied the Indians record for margin of victory. The Tribe beat Rochester 16-0 on June 11, 2012.
Indianapolis will play game two today.