GCL Pirates �4, �GCL Phillies �3 -- Game 1 (box)
Three late inning rallies gave the Pirates the win, as LF Exicardo Cayonez started his perfect afternoon. �Cayonez went 3-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored. �The Phillies began the scoring with 2 runs in the 2nd inning. �Starter Joan Montero gave up a 2-out single, then a stolen base and a wild pitch advanced the runner to third base. �A single drove in that runner, then a walk, a wild pitch, a passed ball, and a balk brought in the second run. �A walk, a stolen base, and a single brought in another run in the 6th inning, off Yeyber Sanchez.
Cayonez had his first single to lead off the 2nd inning, but was picked off first base moments later. �He led off the 5th with another single, and scored on a wild pitch and an RBI single by C�Joey S...
Nancy grew up in Rochester, NY, where her father indoctrinated her to the love of baseball as a small child. He taught her to keep score at the age of 5, and she hasn't stopped since. She now lives in the Indianapolis area with her husband and two sons. Nancy has followed the Indians on both the Most Valuable Network and the Bloguin group, before joining Pirates Prospects in 2011. She provides daily game recaps from Indianapolis, plus player analysis from the guys she sees live at the games.