Prospect Watch: Irwin Keeps Indians Alive With Seven Shutout Innings

TOP OF THE SYSTEM

A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today.  Rankings are from the post trade deadline update.

1. Gerrit Cole, RHP, Indianapolis (1-0, 4.50) - DNP

2. Jameson Taillon, RHP, Altoona (3-0, 1.59) - Season Completed

3. Luis Heredia, RHP, State College (4-2, 2.71) - Season Completed

4. Alen Hanson, SS, West Virginia (.309) - Season Completed

5. Gregory Polanco, CF, West Virginia (.325) - Season Completed

6. Josh Bell, RF, West Virginia (.274) - Season Completed

7. Clay Holmes, RHP, State College (5-3, 2.28) - Season Completed

8. Jeff Locke, LHP, Indianapolis (10-5, 2.48) - In Majors

9. Justin Wilson, LHP, Indianapolis (9-6, 3.78) - In Majors

10. Kyle McPherson, RHP, Indianapolis (0-1, 0.98) - In Majors

11. Barrett Barnes, CF, State College (.288) - Season Completed

12. Tony Sanchez, C, Indianapolis (.233) - On Triple-A DL

13. Alex Dickerson, 1B, Bradenton (.295) - Season Completed

14. Matt Curry, 1B, Indianapolis (.400) - DNP

15. Bryan Morris, RHP, Indianapolis (2-2, 2.67) – DNP

16. Wyatt Mathisen, C, GCL Pirates (.295) - Season Completed

17. Nick Kingham, RHP, West Virginia (6-8, 4.39) - Season Completed

18. Jose Osuna, 1B, West Virginia (.280) - Season Completed

19. Zack Von Rosenberg, RHP, West Virginia (5-7, 4.36) - Season Completed

20. Victor Black, RHP, Altoona (2-3, 1.65) - Season Completed

 

DAILY SUMMARY

Top Pitcher: Luis Heredia, RHP (4-2, 2.71) – 5.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 K, 0 HR

Top Hitter: Walker Gourley, CF (.253) – 3-for-4, 3 2B

Home Runs: None

 

AAA: INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

Box Score

Result: Indianapolis 8, Charlotte 0

Starting Pitcher: Phil Irwin, RHP (1-0, 0.00) – 7.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 11 K, 0 HR

Top Hitter: Yamaico Navarro, DH (.462) – 2-for-4, 2B, 2 RBI

Other Notable Performers

Duke Welker, RHP (0.00) – 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 0 HR

Chase d’Arnaud, SS (.462) – 1-for-4, 2 SB, 3 K

Hector Luna, 3B (.538) – 3-for-5, 2B

Game Notes: Nancy Zinni’s game recap.

 

AA: ALTOONA CURVE

Altoona has completed their season.

 

A+: BRADENTON MARAUDERS

Bradenton has completed their season.

 

A: WEST VIRGINIA POWER

West Virginia has completed their season.

 

A-: STATE COLLEGE SPIKES

State College has completed their season.

 

RK: GCL PIRATES

The GCL Pirates won the Gulf Coast League championship.

2012 Season Recap: Hitters, Pitchers, Top Prospects

 

RK: DSL PIRATES1

The DSL Pirates1 won the Dominican Summer League Championship.

Tim Williams

Author: Tim Williams

Tim is the owner and editor in chief of Pirates Prospects. He started the site in January 2009, and turned it into his full time job during the 2011 season. Prior to starting Pirates Prospects, Tim worked with AccuScore.com, providing MLB, NHL, and NFL coverage to various national media outlets, including ESPN Insider, USA Today, Yahoo Sports, and the Wall Street Journal. He also writes the annual Prospect Guide, which is sold through the site. Tim lives in Bradenton, where he provides live coverage all year of Spring Training, mini camp, instructs, the Bradenton Marauders, and the GCL Pirates.

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