Game 122 vs. Erie: Lineups and Notes
- Pitching Matchups:
- Senators: RH Mark Blackmar (3-2, 4.06) vs. Erie: LH Tyler Alexander (0-1, 6.52)
- Mark Blackmar is on the hill for the Senators today. He’s 3-2 with the Senators in five starts. Three of his first four starts were quality starts for the Sens. He went six innings in his last outing at Altoona allowing eight earned runs in six innings of work. His first start with the Senators was at Erie on July 19 when he went seven innings and allowed just two runs.
- Erie turned a back and forth affair into a rout as they poured it on in the 13-4 thrashing of the Senators.
- Since the all-star break the Senators are 16-17 and since beginning a road trip on July 28 they are 6-12. Since July 28 they have a 4.43 ERA and opposing hitters are batting .289. Offensively the Senators are hitting .233 and are averaging 3.5 runs per game.
- Thurday, August 18 vs. Erie, 7:00 p.m.
Probable Pitching Matchup – Senators: RH Michael Brady (3-6, 3.34) vs. Erie: LH Josh Turley (5-8, 4.06)