SeaWolves Bash Senators (5-29-14)

Published 05/29 2014 10:05PM

Updated 05/29 2014 10:08PM

ERIE 5-9-0



The SeaWolves, powered by three tape measure home runs, slug their way to a 5-1 win over the Harrisburg Senators on Thursday.


The SeaWolves jumped ahead on Senators starter Omar Poveda in the top of the first inning. With two outs, Devon Travis riffled a double down the left field line. Steven Moya followed and belted a two-run home run, his 10th, to right for a 2-0 Erie lead. Aaron Westlake followed and blasted a solo homer, his seventh, making it 3-0 SeaWolves. It was the first time this season that the ‘Wolves have hit back-to-back home runs.


Harrisburg’s long run came in the last of the third against Erie starter Jeff Ferrell when Brian Jeroloman connected a solo home run to right making it 3-1.


The ‘Wolves added a pair of insurance runs in the seventh against reliever Neil Holland. Corey Jones singled with one and Dean Green crushed a two-run

home run, his third, to right for a 5-1 lead.


Guido Knudson tossed two scoreless frames preserving the Erie win.


Ferrell (4-4) allowed a run on six hits with a walk and three strikeouts in seven innings.

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