Game 123 vs. Erie: Lineups and Notes
- Pitching Matchups:
- Senators: RH John Simms (7-4, 3.23) vs. Erie: LH Josh Turley (5-8, 4.06))
- John Simms last pitched four days ago, throwing two scoreless frames against the Binghamton Mets. Simms has a 2.70 ERA in 36.2 innings as a starter this season.
- Michael Brady, originally scheduled to start tonight for Harrisburg, was called up to Syracuse after the Nationals recalled A.J. Cole earlier in the day.
- The Senators couldn’t cash in on multiple late inning chances in a 4-2 loss to Erie.
- Since the all-star break the Senators are 16-18 and since beginning a road trip on July 28 they are 6-13. In their past 19 games they have a 4.41 ERA and opposing hitters are batting .282. Offensively the Senators are hitting .234 and are averaging 3.4 runs per game.
- Friday, August 19 at Richmiond, 7:05 p.m.
Probable Pitching Matchup – Senators: RH Phillips Valdez (4-3, 5.81) vs. Richmond: LH Matt Gage (7-7, 3.86)