**2012 18th round pick John Kuchno has been added to the State College Spikes roster.
**Gavi Nivar was transferred from the GCL to State College. Nivar was hitting for a .294/.314/.471 line in 34 at-bats in the GCL.
**The Pirates released 2011 37th round pick Rodarrick Jones. Jones had a .128/.222/.179 line in 39 at-bats for State College.
**Porfirio Lopez was transferred from Bradenton to West Virginia. Clario Perez was transferred from West Virginia to State College....
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