West Virginia Power 1, Augusta GreenJackets 0(box)An RBI ground out by CF Andy Vasquez in the 7th inning took care of all of the scoring in this pitching duel. The Power posted just 4 hits -- singles by SS Drew Maggi, 3B Eric Avila, and 1B Matt Curry, and a double by Curry. Curry's double opened the 7th, then a wild pitch let him advance to third base. DH Dan Grovatt walked (his third walk of the game), then Vasquez bounced to second base. Grovatt was forced out at second, but Vasquez was safe at first, allowing Curry to score. C Elias Diaz also walked, but both he and Vasquez were left on base.Grovatt was the only Power batter to reach base in the first three innings, with his first walk in the 2nd inning. He was thrown out trying to s...
This content is for Pirates Prospects subscribers only. Subscribers get access to all of our daily articles on the Pirates and their minor league system, with live coverage throughout the system on a daily basis. Our lowest rates are $2.22 per month under our Top Prospect Plan, which also gets you a FREE copy of the 2016 Prospect Guide. We also have a promotion with DraftKings where you can get a FREE one-year subscription to the site by signing up as a new DraftKings customer and making a $5 minimum deposit. Subscribe today to access all of our daily coverage of the Pirates' system.
If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.