Notes: Brach is making his first start this season after being promoted to Class-AA Akron from Class-A Carolina today. Brach went 0-1 with a 5.23 ERA in six appearances (four starts) this season with the Mudcats. He made five starts for the Aeros last season and posted a 1-2 record with a 4.45 ERA. . . . Right-handed pitcher Paolo Espino was called up to Class-AAA Columbus. . . . Akron entered Saturday leading the Eastern League's Western Division by five games over Harrisburg. . . . Goedert is second in the Eastern League in batting average at .375 and Fedroff is seventh at .336.