Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 5/19/10
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA)
Brandon Moss went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBIs. Kevin Melillo continued his hot hitting, going 2-for-3 with two doubles and two runs. Pedro Alvarez went 1-for-2 with a double, a run, and two walks. Neil Walker went 1-for-5 with a double. Jose Tabata went 0-for-2 with two walks and two RBIs.
Michael Dubee pitched two shutout innings, allowing three hits, no walks, and striking out two. Corey Hamman pitched a shutout inning, allowing a hit and a walk. Hector Gimenez provided most of the offense, going 3-for-4. Jose De Los Santos went 2-for-3 with an RBI. Josh Harrison went 0-for-2 with a walk and a run. Chase d’Arnaud went 1-for-4.
Eric Fryer had a big day, going 3-for-4 with his fifth homer of the season, a solo shot, to score the only Bradenton run. Calvin Anderson went 2-for-4. Austin McClune went 1-for-3. Walker Gourley got the call from Extended Spring Training, and went 1-for-3.
Foster got the win thanks to a walk off RBI double by Evan Chambers. Chambers went 1-for-4 on the day, with a walk, and the RBI double. David Rubinstein went 2-for-4 with a double and a stolen base. Jesus Brito went 2-for-4 with two runs and a stolen base. Benjamin Gonzalez went 1-for-3 with a walk and an RBI.
unearned run in 2.2 innings of work, but ended up getting the win. Romo allowed one hit, one walk, and struck out two. Luis Figuera pitched a perfect inning with two strikeouts for the save.
Ashley Ponce went 1-for-4 with a double and a run. David Pino had the only other hit, going 1-for-3. Kelly Aponte went 0-for-3 with an RBI. Francisco Aponte went 0-for-1 with two walks and a run scored, which he scored by stealing home. It seemed to be part of a double steal with Ponce, although Ponce didn’t get credit with a stolen base, and instead was listed as moving from first to third on a throwing error by the shortstop.