Sens Drop Second Straight to Trenton, 5-2

By Harrisburg Senators | August 11, 2019 3:48 PM

Senators Game Recap

Trenton 5 - Senators 2

Trenton scored the final four runs in the game to beat the Senators 5-2 Saturday night at ARM & HAMMER Park in Trenton. Rhett Wiseman gave the Sens a 2-1 lead in the second on a two-out two-run double. Mario Sanchez pitched six strong innings, allowing only an unearned run while striking out a career-high 10 batters. With the win Trenton takes the series and looks for a sweep Sunday late afternoon. 

On Capitol Hill
•   Mario Sanchez started and was outstanding in his six innings of work. He struck out a career high 10 batters while allowing just one unearned run without a walk. He lowered his ERA with the Senators to 2.93. 
•   Austen Williams went 1.2 innings in another rehab appearance with the Senators. He allowed four runs on four hits.
•   Andrew Istler pitched one-third of an inning and allowed two hits but no runs.

With the Gavel
•   Rhett Wiseman drove in the only Sens runs with a two-our two run double in the second inning.
•   Nick Banks had two hits in three trips.
•   TJ Rivera had his first two hit game with the Sens.

•   The Senators are 2-3 on their six-game road trip. 
•   After the game Sunday and an off-day Monday, the Senators are home for three games against Altoona Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 
•   Sunday is the final regular season meeting with Trenton.

On Deck
The Senators play the Trenton Thunder in game three of their three-game series Sunday in Trenton at 5:00 p.m. The game can be heard on CBS Sports Radio Harrisburg 96.5FM 95.3FM and 1400AM beginning at 4:50 p.m. 

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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