Hartford shuts out Senators
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Ryan Castellani, Austin Wright and Shane Broyles combined for a shutout as the Hartford Yard Goats defeated the Harrisburg Senators 4-0 on Tuesday.
Castellani (1-1) picked up the win after he struck out eight and walked two while allowing four hits over five scoreless innings. John Simms (0-1) went six innings, allowing two runs and two hits while striking out three in the Eastern League game. Broyles pitched three scoreless innings for his first save of the season.
Up 1-0 in the sixth, Hartford added to its lead when Max White hit a solo home run.
The Yard Goats later tacked on a run in both the seventh and eighth innings. In the seventh, Josh Fuentes hit an RBI triple, while Ryan McMahon hit an RBI single in the eighth.
White homered and doubled, scoring two runs in the win.
The Senators were blanked for the first time this season, while the Yard Goats’ staff also registered their first shutout of the year.