Prospect Watch: Jamestown Eliminated From the Playoffs

TOP OF THE SYSTEM

A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today. Note that this list doesn’t include players currently in the majors. If a player is in the majors, he will be removed, everyone below him will be shifted up a spot, and a new player will be added to the bottom of the list. Rankings are from the mid-season rankings, and links on each name go to their Pirates Prospects player page.

1. Jameson Taillon, RHP, Indianapolis (1-1, 3.89) - Season Completed

2. Gregory Polanco, CF, Indianapolis (.222) - Season Completed

3. Tyler Glasnow, RHP, West Virginia (9-3, 2.18) - Season Completed

4. Alen Hanson, SS, Altoona (.255) - Season Completed

5. Austin Meadows, CF, Jamestown (.529) - 1-for-3

6. Josh Bell, RF, West Virginia (.279) - Season Completed

7. Nick Kingham, RHP, Altoona (3-3, 2.70) - Season Completed

8. Luis Heredia, RHP, West Virginia (7-3, 3.05) - Season Completed

9. Reese McGuire, C, Jamestown (.250) - 1-for-3

10. Barrett Barnes, CF, West Virginia (.261) - Low-A DL

11. Kyle McPherson, RHP, Indianapolis (0-1, 19.29) - 60-Day DL

12. Stetson Allie, 1B, Bradenton (.229) - Season Completed

13. Wyatt Mathisen, C, Jamestown (.269) - 0-for-3

14. Clay Holmes, RHP, West Virginia (5-6, 4.08) - Season Completed

15. Stolmy Pimentel, RHP, Indianapolis (2-6, 3.33) - In Majors

16. Harold Ramirez, CF, Jamestown (.285) - 1-for-4

17. Blake Taylor, LHP, GCL Pirates (0-2, 2.57) - Season Completed

18. Jin-De Jhang, C, Jamestown (.277) - DNP

19. Elvis Escobar, OF, Jamestown (.268) - 0-for-4

20. Phil Irwin, RHP, Indianapolis (1-0, 0.90) - 60-Day DL

 

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DAILY SUMMARY

Top Pitcher: Henry Hirsch, RHP (3.00) – 3.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 5 K, 0 HR

Top Hitter: Austin Meadows, CF (.364) – 1-for-3

Home Runs: None

 

AAA: INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS  

Indianapolis was eliminated from the playoffs. Their season is over.

 

AA: ALTOONA CURVE  

Altoona’s season is over.

 

A+: BRADENTON MARAUDERS

Bradenton’s season is over.

 

A: WEST VIRGINIA POWER

West Virginia was eliminated from the playoffs.

 

Austin Meadows had a hit in all eight games with Jamestown. (Photo Credit: Matt Brown)

Austin Meadows had a hit in all eight games with Jamestown. (Photo Credit: Matt Brown)

A-: JAMESTOWN JAMMERS

Box Score

Result: State College 6, Jamestown 0

Starting Pitcher: Cody Dickson, LHP (0-1, 9.00) – 5.0 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 1 HR

Top Hitter: Austin Meadows, CF (.364) – 1-for-3

Other Notable Performers:

Harold Ramirez, LF (.273) – 1-for-4

Game Notes: Jamestown was eliminated from the post-season in the deciding game against State College. They were the last Pirates affiliate in the playoffs. All five teams that made the playoffs (Indianapolis, West Virginia, Jamestown, GCL, DSL) were eliminated in the first round. This was the second time since 2007 that the Pirates didn’t have a farm system team win a championship. The VSL Pirates won in 2008. Lynchburg won in 2009. The VSL and Altoona Curve won in 2010. No team won in 2011, although Bradenton made the championships. The DSL and GCL won in 2012.

 

RK: GCL PIRATES

The GCL Pirates’ season is over.

Tim Williams

Author: Tim Williams

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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