Game 115 at Altoona: Lineups and Notes
- Pitching Matchups:
- Senators: RH Phillips Valdez (4-2, 5.05) Altoona: LH Brandon Waddell (7-6, 4.09)
- Phillips Valdez is on the mound for the Senators tonight. He’s had three straight quality starts that have all last seven innings. In the three starts he’s allowed five earned runs and the Senators have won all three games. He’s also tossed six double plays in the three games. He’s 2-0 with a 2.14 ERA. Overall the Senators are 7-3 in his ten starts.
- Tuesday night is the first of six remaining games between the top two teams in the Western Division (3 in Altoona, 3 in Harrisburg).
- Over their past 33 games, the Senators are 19-14 and have moved into second place in the Western Division. They have a staff ERA of 2.91 and have allowed two or fewer runs in 16 games. The Senators are second in the league in ERA at 3.55.
- Wednesday, August 10 at Altoona, 7:00 p.m.
- Probable Pitching Matchup – Senators: RH Erick Fedde (1st AA start) vs. Altoona: RH Tyler Eppler (7-8, 3.81)