Things just did not come together for the Akron Aeros over the past week as the team dropped five out of six games and fell to 20-24 on the season. This Akron team remains young and talented, though manager Edwin Rodriguez knows the key ingredient missing right now.
“We keep preaching that [they need] consistency,” Rodriguez said of how his team needs to improve. “The difference between minor leagues and big leagues? It’s consistency. If you get to Double-A, it’s because you have the talent to pitch in the big leagues, or to play in the big leagues.
“It’s the consistency part of that, it will keep you out of there or it will get you there.”
Akron will look to work on gaining that consistency at home Tuesday through Thursday as they finish out a homestand against the Bowie Baysox. The Aeros will then go on the road for a four-game series against the Erie SeaWolves before returning home next Tuesday. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, May 21, 2013