Erie 8, Akron 5
Key Situation: Niuman Romero's two-run home run off of Bryan Price in the top of the seventh inning to extend Erie's lead to 6-2.
Quick Hits: The Aeros played from behind for the most of the game and battled back a few times but couldn't quite catch up to Erie in the end. Juan Diaz (6) and Thomas Neal (5) eached homered in the loss.
Next game: Erie LHP Kelvin De La Cruz (4-7, 4.00 ERA) vs. Aeros RHP Steven Wright (6-4, 1.64 ERA), Wednesday, 12:05, Canal Park