Cleveland Indians outfielder Grady Sizemore (right Knee contusion) will begin a rehab assignment 7:05 pm Wednesday at CanalPark.
Sizemore has been on the disabled list since July 18. In 2011, Sizemore is hitting .237 with 10 home runs, 21 doubles, one triple, 29 RBI, 17 walks and 75 strikeouts in 61 games with the Indians.
The Aeros lost to Reading 7-1 tonight
Key situation: A four-run second inning, highlighted by a solo home run Mitt Rizzotti, allowed Reading to push past Akron.
Quick hits: Rizzotti hit two solo home runs in the game. He now has 23 home runs on the season…Chun Chen provided the Aeros lone run with a solo home run to lead off the second inning…John Drennen had three hits for the Aeros…Steve Singleton drove in two runs and had three hits for the Phillies.
Next game: Aeros right-hander Steve Wright (2-3, 5.66 ERA) and Reading right-hander Tyson Brummett (3-8, 4.69 ERA) are the scheduled pitchers 7:05 pm tonight.