Arizona Fall League

AFL Weekly Recap: Curry Off to Good Start at the Plate

AFL Weekly Recap: Curry Off to Good Start at the Plate

The Arizona Fall League completed their first week of the season last week. Here is how the Pirates prospects have fared in the first week of competition.

**Matt Curry: 4-for-13 (.308), 2 2B

Curry's four games are tied for the most on the team. His 13 at-bats are also tied for first on the team. He's been getting very consistent playing time so far, as much as anyone else.

**Adalberto Santos: 2-for-9, 2B, 4 BB, 3 K, SB

Santos showed great plate patience during the regular season, with a 32:39 BB/K ratio in 238 at-bats. So far he's off to a good start, with four walks in his first week.

**Gift Ngoepe: 0-for-5, 2 BB, 4 K

Ngoepe hasn't played as much as Santos or Curry, getting a few appearances as a pinch runner. He only has five at-bats, but the strikeouts will be somethin...

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