AFL Recap: Cumpton Pitches Two Shutout Innings

The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 5-1 to Phoenix. Here is how the Pirates prospects did today.

**Matt Curry went 0-for-2 with two walks and a run. Curry started at first base and hit fourth, which has been a trend so far.

**Gift Ngoepe went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. He was playing second base tonight.

**Brandon Cumpton pitched two shutout innings, allowing one hit, striking out two, and walking none. Cumpton threw 23 pitches, with 18 going for strikes.

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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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