Comments on: Matt Curry Promoted to Altoona http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 03:46:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7121 Mon, 30 May 2011 18:52:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7121 This is the top move I’ve been waiting for, cant wait to see what he does at a more age appropriate level.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7114 Mon, 30 May 2011 15:36:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7114 That’s true about the AVERAGE age, but for true prospects the acceptable standards are:
Low A – 20-21
High A – 21-22
Double A – 22-23
Triple A – 23-24

All it takes is a few 25 year olds in Low A to screw up the average.

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By: white angus http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7111 Mon, 30 May 2011 14:37:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7111 for the record, the average age for players in the SAL is 22 years old.  Curry is actually going to be one of the youngest guys on the Altoona squad, with Latimore and Alderson also 22 years old.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7109 Mon, 30 May 2011 14:18:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7109 Important move and IMO the right move, shows the Pirates are no sterotype and players can move fast if they warrant the move.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7110 Mon, 30 May 2011 14:18:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7110 Important move and IMO the right move, shows the Pirates are no sterotype and players can move fast if they warrant the move.

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By: Nate http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/05/matt-curry-promoted-to-altoona.html#comment-7108 Mon, 30 May 2011 13:42:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=11329#comment-7108 Looking forward to seeing how Curry adjusts to AA and how the whole situation unfolds.  Considering the Pirates have been unable to draft and develop their own 1B in what seems like a 20 years, this is a good sign.

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