Altoona Curve� 2,� New Hampshire FisherCats� 0 (box)
Justin Wilson earned his 10th win of the season for the Curve with 8 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits, while striking out a career-best 11 batters.� Wilson was completely in control the entire time.� He gave up a single in the 1st inning, but struck out the other three batters that he faced.� Over the next four innings, the only batter to reach base got there because he was hit with a pitch.� Wilson gave up another single in the 6th, and quickly erased that runner with a double play, then retired the next 6 batters in order.� Daniel Moskos earned his 18th save for the Curve with a perfect 9th inning, including a strikeout.
The Curve bats were not making much more noise.� They were held to just 3 hits, plus one walk, though 4 Curve batters were hit by pitches.� Two of the hits and the walk came in the 2nd inning, when the Curve did their only scoring.� With one out, 2B Jordy Mercer lined a single into left field.� RF Miles Dur...
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.