Comments on: Altoona Curve Player Reports 8/23 Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:05:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: eric Wed, 24 Aug 2011 04:30:00 +0000 Is it common for McPherson to lose velo in the mid innings? If not, what do you think caused it today?