Arizona Fall League

AFL Recap: Hearn Throws Three Shutout Innings; Tolman and Hill Provide Offense in Win

Taylor Hearn made his third AFL start on Saturday. Photo Credit: Tim Williams
AFL Recap: Hearn Throws Three Shutout Innings; Tolman and Hill Provide Offense in Win
John Dreker

Glendale needs a late run to make the playoffs this season and they are doing their part over the last three games. After dropping to a 9-14 record on Tuesday, they have won three straight games, including a 12-7 victory on Saturday over Scottsdale. Taylor Hearn made his third AFL start and the entire batting order contributed on offense, picking up 16 hits and five walks. Both Mitchell Tolman and Logan Hill were in the lineup.

Hearn made his second start of the week on Saturday. He allowed one run over three innings on Monday. He started this game with a ground out to Mitchell Tolman at second base. The next batter lined out to center field, then Hearn served up a two-out single. He got a ground out to get out of the inning.

The second inning started with a hit batter, who was erase...

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Arizona Fall League
John Dreker

John was born in Kearny, NJ, hometown of the 2B for the Pirates 1909 World Championship team, Dots Miller. In fact they have some of the same relatives in common, so it was only natural for him to become a lifelong Pirates fan. Before joining Pirates Prospects in July 2010, John had written numerous articles on the history of baseball while also releasing his own book and co-authoring another on the history of the game. He writes a weekly article on Pirates history for the site, has already interviewed many of the current minor leaguers with many more on the way and follows the foreign minor league teams very closely for the site. John also provides in person game reports of the West Virginia Power and Altoona Curve.

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