Game 48 at Akron: Lineups and Notes

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Game Notes

  • Pitching matchup – Harrisburg: RHP Reynaldo Lopez (1-4, 4.43) vs. Akron: RHP Adam Plutko (3-2, 2.89).
  • Akron extended its home winning streak to 17 consecutive games by beating the Senators 3-2 on Saturday night. Harrisburg is 1-5 against the RubberDucks – the best team in the Eastern League – this season.
  • Akron currently has the best record in all of professional baseball – 35-13.

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    Neftali Soto hit his fifth home run of the season Saturday night in a 3-2 loss to Akron (Will Bentzel/MiLB.com)

  • Sunday starter Reynaldo Lopez tied a season-high with five walks his last time out, in which he lasted 5.1 innings and allowed four earned runs against Portland.
  • Lopez is striking out 9.3 batters per nine innings, which is second among qualified Eastern League starters this season.
  • The Senators are hitting .190 as a team (29-for-153) in their last five games.

Follow Along

Tomorrow

  • Monday, May 30 at Akron, 1:05 p.m.
  • Harrisburg: RHP Lucas Giolito (2-2, 3.40) vs. Akron: LHP Rob Kaminsky (1-2, 4.75)

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