Aeros 2, Curve 1

Thomas Neal doubled home Adam Abraham, who had two hits, with one out in the bottom of the seventh in what turned out to be the game-winning run in an Eastern League win over the Altoona Curve on Friday night at Canal Park.

The Aeros scored first in the bottom of the fifth, when Kyle Bellows scored on a two-out triple by Roberto Perez.

The Curve tied the game in the top of the sixth on Adalberto Santos’ two-out single to score Robbie Grossman from third.

Aeros starter Giovanni Soto pitched 5? innings, surrendering one run, five hits with no walks and four strikeouts.

The second Aeros pitcher, Bryan Price (1-0), was credited with the win. Price pitched 2? innings, giving up one hit, one walk and striking out five.

Preston Gullmet worked a perfect ninth inning to earn his fourth save.

— Staff report