AFL Weekly Recap: Santos is Hitting Well, While Curry is Struggling
Here are the results from the Pirates prospects in the Arizona Fall League this week.
**Matt Curry went 1-for-14 with three walks and three strikeouts. Curry is hitting for a .200/.265/.267 line in 45 at-bats on the AFL season, with a 4:14 BB/K ratio.
**Adalberto Santos went 5-for-15 with a double, a homer, three walks, and two stolen bases. Santos is hitting for a .265/.405/.412 line in 34 at-bats with an 8:4 BB/K ratio and four stolen bases in four attempts.
**Gift Ngoepe went 0-for-10 with two walks and four strikeouts. He’s looked over-matched in the AFL, with two hits in 25 at-bats, and a .418 OPS. This is his first experience against upper level talent, as he spent all of last year in high-A.
**Vic Black pitched twice. In his first outing he pitched a shutout inning, allowing one hit and striking out one. In his second outing he only got one out, giving up three runs on two walks and two hits.
**Kyle Kaminska threw four innings on Tuesday, giving up four runs (one earned) on seven hits, with a walk and four strikeouts. Pitch F/X for the start can be found here.
**Brandon Cumpton made three appearances, combining for five shutout innings. He gave up three hits, no walks, and struck out four.
**Tyler Waldron made two appearances. He threw a shutout inning in his first appearance, walking two. In his second appearance he gave up two runs on a walk and two hits in one inning. Waldron has struggled with his control, with a 3:6 K/BB ratio in five innings so far.