The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 4-0 to Surprise today. Here is how the Pirates prospects fared in the game.
**Matt Curry went 2-for-4 with two strikeouts. He's now 6-for-17 (.353) with an .824 OPS in the AFL.
**Gift Ngoepe went 0-for-3 with a strikeout. Gift is 0-for-8 with five strikeouts so far.
**Tyler Waldron pitched one inning, giving up an earned run on two hits and two walks. Pitch F/X was available from the game. Waldron threw 11 fastballs, ranging from 87-90, and averaging 88.8 MPH. He threw three curveballs, ranging from 76-78 MPH. He also threw four changeups, ranging from 82-84 MPH....
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