Aeros 7, Mets 3
Ronny Rodriguez had three hits and an RBI and Cedric Hunter had two hits and two RBI, and the Aeros used a stellar outing by the bullpen to defeat the Binghamton Mets 7-3 in an Eastern League game Thursday night at Canal Park.
The Aeros (62-68) scored four runs in the first inning, highlighted by RBI singles by Hunter, Carlos Moncrief, Tyler Holt and an RBI double by Rodriguez.
The Aeros added a run in the second inning and scored two more runs in the sixth inning on an RBI single by Giovanny Urshela and a sacrifice fly by Tyler Naquin.
Aeros starting pitcher Toru Murata gave up two runs on four hits through 5⅓ innings for his sixth win of the season.
The Aeros’ bullpen didn’t allow a hit through 3⅔ innings and allowed an unearned run in the seventh inning.
Urshela, Holt and Jose Ramirez each had two hits and Matt Lawson and Alex Monsalve each had a single for the Aeros.
The Aeros host the Mets at 7:05 tonight at Canal Park.