Aeros 5, Senators 2
Jesus Aguilar hit a two-run double in the first inning to get the Aeros rolling to a victory Wednesday night in Harrisburg.
The Aeros went up 4-0 in the second inning on a Jordan Henry single that scored Carlos Rojas and Thomas Neal’s single that scored Tyler Holt.
Rojas had an infield single to score Matt Lawson in the eighth inning.
Neal, Chun-Hsiu Chen, Lawson and Ryan Rhlinger each had two hits for Akron.
Starting pitcher T. J. House gave up two runs (one earned) on six hits, three walks and had four strikeous in seven innings for the Aeros.
Kyle Landis worked a scoreless eighth inning, and Preston Guilmet picked up his 21st save with a 1-2-3 ninth.
The series concludes at 7 p.m. today, with Toru Murata (2-1, 3.43) pitching for the Aeros against Ryan Perry (1-3, 2.00) of the Senators.
— Staff report