Soto’s homer leads Harrisburg to 6-2 win over Hartford
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Neftali Soto hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning, leading the Harrisburg Senators to a 6-2 win over the Hartford Yard Goats on Thursday.
The home run by Soto started the scoring in a four-run inning and gave the Senators a 4-2 lead. Later in the inning, Yadiel Hernandez hit an RBI double and Mario Lisson hit a sacrifice fly.
Ryan Brinley (1-1) got the win with a scoreless inning in relief while D.J. Johnson (0-1) took the loss in the Eastern League game.
With the win, Harrisburg improved to 5-2 against Hartford this season.