Game 49 at Akron: Lineups and Notes

053016 lineupGame Notes

  • Pitching matchup – Harrisburg: RHP Lucas Giolito (2-2, 3.40) vs. Akron: LHP Rob Kaminsky (1-2, 4.75)
  • The Senators snapped Akron’s 17-game home winning streak yesterday with a 2-1 victory that included a go-ahead sacrifice fly by Neftali Soto in the top of the ninth inning.
  • Monday’s starter Lucas Giolito will try to follow up Reynaldo Lopez’s sparkling performance Sunday in which the fireballer struck out 12 in five innings.
  • Giolito has an ERA of 1.90 over his last four starts (23.2 innings). Opponents are hitting .188 against him in that time.

    Giolito Lucas_2016_04_17 - 3504 (Will Bentzel)

    Lucas Giolito takes the mound for the Senators Monday, trying to secure a series split. (Will Bentzel/MiLB.com)

  • Securing a series split Monday will be a tall task for the Senators as Akron is currently 19-3 at home this season.
  • Koda Glover – the winner for the Senators on Sunday – has not allowed an earned run in his last seven appearances (9.2 innings) while striking out 10.
  • The Senators are hitting .174 as a team (26-for-149) in their last five games.

Follow Along

Tomorrow

  • Tuesday, May 31 vs. New Hampshire, 7:00 p.m.
  • Harrisburg: RHP Austen Williams (1-5, 5.62) vs. New Hampshire: RHP Luis Santos (4-1, 3.14)

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