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DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates2 Go Extra Against Cubs In Walk-Off Win

DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates2 Go Extra Against Cubs In Walk-Off Win

For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day. 
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Box Score

Result: Pirates 8, Yankees2 5 in 10 innings

Starting Pitcher: Miguel Ferreras, RHP (4.80) - 2.0 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 3 K, 0 HR

Top Hitter: Luis Benitez, CF (.225) - 2-for-4, 2B, 3 RBI, BB, SB

Other Notable Performers:

Julio de la Cruz, DH (.200) - 1-for-4, HR, BB, RBI, SB

Tito Polo, CF (.300) - 1-for-4, RBI

Adderly Ceballo, RHP (3-0, 1.26) - 3.1 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 3 K, 0 HR

Pablo Reyes, SS (.330) - 1-for-5, RBI

Game Notes: Starter Miguel Ferreras lasted just two innings, but the Pirates bats and bullpen picked him up ...

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