Analysis

Cunningham Homers Twice; Power Hold On For The Win

Cunningham Homers Twice; Power Hold On For The Win

Bradenton Marauders  13,  Jupiter Hammerheads  2(box)2B Jarek Cunningham drove in 5 runs for the Marauders, who posted a total of 13 hits in an error-filled game.  After a quiet 1st inning for both teams, the Marauders began the bombardment with a solo homer by LF David Rubinstein in the 2nd.  1B Cole White followed the homer with a double, and he scored on 3B Elevys Gonzalez's RBI single.  Bradenton starter Jeff Inman allowed just a walk and a single over the first 3 innings, then gave up a walk, a double, and a triple for 2 runs to tie the game in the 4th.  Inman was relieved by Matt McSwain, who shut down the Hammerheads for the rest of the game.  He struck out the next three batters to finish the 4th inning, then proceeded to strike out 8 more Ju...

To continue reading the rest of this article, subscribe to Pirates Prospects. Subscribers get access to every article on the site, along with all of our exclusive live coverage of the Pirates' minor league system, all for a very low monthly or yearly rate.

If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail tim@piratesprospects.com.

Analysis

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.

More in Analysis

What to Expect For the Pirates in Tomorrow’s Rule 5 Draft

Tim WilliamsDecember 13, 2017

Looking at the Pirates’ 2018 ZiPS Projections to See if They Should Be Buyers or Sellers

Tim WilliamsDecember 12, 2017

Winter Meetings Preview: Will We Find Out the Pirates’ Direction This Week?

Tim WilliamsDecember 10, 2017

John Lantigua Hopes a Healthy 2018 Will Allow Him to Show Off His Potential

John DrekerDecember 9, 2017

Jean Eusebio Gives the Pirates a Possible Breakout Player to Watch in 2018

John DrekerDecember 8, 2017

What Will the Pirates Do With All of Their Starting Pitching Depth in Indianapolis?

Tim WilliamsDecember 7, 2017

Pirates Prospects is an independent media outlet, and is in no way affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates, their minor league affiliates, Major League Baseball, or Minor League Baseball.

Copyright © 2017 Pirates Prospects