Game 32 vs. Akron: Lineups and Notes

Akron RubberDucks (23-9)

2B Todd Hankins

RF Clint Frazier

CF Bradley Zimmer

1B Nellie Rodriguez

DH Bryson Myles

3B Joe Sever

LF Jordan Smith

C Eric Haase

SS Ivan Castillo

P Adam Plutko

Harrisburg Senators (14-17)

CF Rafael Bautista

SS Wilmer Difo

RF Zach Collier

1B Neftali Soto

LF Chris Bostick

DH Brenden Webb

C Spencer Kieboom

2B Stephen Perez

3B Adrian Sanchez

P Tyler Mapes

Game Notes

  • Pitching matchup – Akron: RHP Adam Plutko (1-2, 3.55) vs. Harrisburg: RHP Tyler Mapes (5-1, 3.09)
  • Tonight marks the first of 15 games this season between the Senators and the Akron RubberDucks (AA Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians).
  • Akron (23-9) enters tonight tied for the best record in the Eastern League with the Hartford Yard Goats.
  • The Senators have won four of their last five games, including a three-game sweep of Richmond. Harrisburg finished off the sweep yesterday, winning 2-1 over the Flying Squirrels in 12 innings when Harrisburg’s Zach Collier scored on a wild pitch as Richmond attempted to intentionally walk Neftali Soto.
  • Soto is 10-for-22 with a home run and nine RBI in his last five games. Soto’s homer is the only long ball hit by Harrisburg in its past five contests.
  • Akron and Harrisburg have been two of the best in one-run games this season. The RubberDucks are 8-0 in one-run games, while the Senators are 6-4.

Follow Along

Tomorrow

  • Friday, May 13 at 7:00 pm
  • Akron: LHP Anderson Polanco (1st start with Akron) vs. Harrisburg: RHP Reynaldo Lopez (0-3, 4.13)
  • Promotion: Fireworks & Flatscreens

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