Before heading out on their road trip last week, Akron Aeros manager Edwin Rodriguez noted the dire position the team’s 47-50 record left it in as the season starts winding down.
“They want to win,” Rodriguez said. “We’re developing here, but it’s always fun to win… It’s a month and a half to go, and yeah, we have to start making some moves from here, start winning some series, instead of getting on a streak, just start winning series.”
The Aeros finished a series win over the Erie SeaWolves in Akron on Wednesday, took three of four in Harrisburg from the Senators, and won the first game of a series with the Bowie Baysox Monday night on their way to a winning week. The winning pushed the Aeros back to .500 and a 51-51 record.
Now just 3.5 games back of first place in the Western Division and 1.5 games out of the wild card, the Aeros will look to win their series in Bowie before coming home to Canal Park Thursday to host the Richmond Flying Squirrels in a four-game set. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, July 23, 2013