It was a rough week for the Altoona Curve, winning only one of their last seven games. The team continues to struggle offensively, a problem compounded by first baseman Matt Curry going on the disabled list with a right hand injury. On the bright side, Andrew Lambo continues to hit for power and Casey Sadler turned in his best start of the season. In addition, Jameson Taillon left his Tuesday start early after taking a hard grounder off his leg.
Andrew Lambo has seven homers on the year with Altoona.
Altoona offensive woes continue, but Lambo a bright spot
Statistically, the Curve have the worst offense in the Eastern League. They are cellar dwellers in batting average, on-base percentage, and slugging percentage. This week, the team registered five hits or less in five of th...
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