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Harrisburg clinches playoff spot

Class AA Harrisburg clinched a playoff today when Bowie, their only competition, lost to Richmond. The Senators -- who have been carried by the pitching of Tom Milone (12-5, 2.85 ERA, 6.7 K/BB) and the bats of Stephen Lombardozzi (.925 OPS in 26 games) and Michael Burgess (1.025 in 20) -- will face Altoona.

Harrisburg joined Class A Potomac as the Nationals affiliates to reach the postseason. They P-Nats, led by Tyler Moore's MVP season, will face Frederick.

By Adam Kilgore  |  September 6, 2010; 3:20 PM ET
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Granted we are talking about high A and AA ball but still this is just more promising news for the future, hopefully Syracuse makes the playoffs in 2011, the Nats in 2012.

Posted by: peteywheatstraw | September 6, 2010 4:21 PM | Report abuse

The two pickups from Texas for Guzman, Tatusco and Roark, both seemed to have pitched well for Harrisburg. Nice to see the talent pool growing.

Posted by: McKinley2 | September 6, 2010 6:19 PM | Report abuse

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