Key Situation: Holding a 3-2 lead in the top of the 7th inning with the bases loaded and one out, Aeros reliever Matt Langwell got Zelous Wheeler to pop out to shortstop and struck out Brandon Waring to end the threat.
Quick Hits: After four scoreless innings, Adam Abraham put Akron on the board with a two-run triple to right-center field. Abraham then scored on a sacrafice fly off the bat of Ryan Rohlinger. Steven Wright was terrific, allowing only one earned run on four hits and striking out seven in six innings. Jared Goedert went 2-for-4, extending his hitting streak to nine games.
Next game: Reading RHP Julio Rodriguez (1-0, 2.45 ERA) vs. Akron LHP David Huff (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 7:05, at Reading
David Huff will join Akron in Reading to make a scheduled rehab start Friday night.