Stats are misleading, ‘Dogs and ‘Sens from Hadlock Field
The Sea Dogs open up a short three-game homestand on Tuesday night against the Harrisburg Senators (Nationals affiliate) from Hadlock Field…Portland has dropped six of seven, including a tough 5-4 loss in 10-innings on Sunday afternoon in Richmond…Lefty Chris Hernandez (pictured on the left) gets the start in the opener…Hernandez proves that stats can be very misleading…Let’s take five with Hernandez
- First loss of the season, Portland scored only one run.
- In two of his losses, the ‘Dogs have scored one and three runs
- In his three wins, Portland has scored 12 total runs.
- The biggest one of all – PORTLAND HAS BEEN SHUTOUT IN FOUR OF HIS SIX LOSSES
- Hernandez is seeking his team-leading fifth quality start on Tuesday night
Lineups for Tuesday (7:00 PM start)
Harrisburg: Kobernus 4, Walters 6, Valdez 9, Pahuta DH, Rahl, 8, Van Ostrand 7, Bloxom 3, Ivany 2, Mayorson 5, Rosenbaum LHP
Portland: Hazelbaker DH, Tejeda 7, Linares 8, Brentz 9, Smith 5, Butler 2, Gibson 6, Dent 4, Hernandez LHP
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