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Curve Have An Exciting Morning

Curve Have An Exciting Morning

Charleston RiverDogs  7,  West Virginia Power  6(box)The Power posted 16 hits, but still fell one run short against Charleston.  All but one members of the Power line-up had at least one hit, with RF Dan Grovatt and CF Mel Rojas led the way with 3 hits each.  DH Jairo Marquez did not record a hit, but he walked and scored a run.The game was scoreless until the bottom of the 4th inning.  The Power scattered 5 hits and 2 walks over those innings, but could not push a runner across the plate.  Power starter Zack Von Rosenberg allowed a lead-off single in the first, then retired the next 9 batters in order, including 3 strikeouts.  Charleston got going in the bottom of the 5th, attacking Von Rosenberg with two singles (plus a balk by Von Rosenberg), for one run.  After a walk, the RiverDogs hit back-to-back homers, one for 3 runs, and a solo blast.  That gave Charleston a 5-0 lead.  The Power immediately began to chip away at the 5-run...

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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.

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