Five-Run Eighth Boosts Bulls Over Tribe 6-4

FIVE-RUN EIGHTH BOOSTS BULLS OVER TRIBE 6-4 Furmaniak’s Two-Run Single Keys Bulls’ Five-Run Rally DURHAM, N.C. — Former Tribe infielder J.J. Furmaniak capped a five-run eighth inning rally with a two-run single to center to lead the Durham Bulls to a 6-4 victory over the Indianapolis Indians and drop the Tribe to 5.5 games behind the Louisville Bats in the International League Wild Card race on Saturday night at...

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WV Power Post Game Report- 8/07/10

WEST VIRGINIA POWER POST GAME REPORT Appalachian Power Park 601 Morris St. Suite 201 Charleston, WV 25310 www.wvpower.com DATE:  August 7, 2010 Final West Virginia   3     Lakewood   2 HIGHLIGHTS: The West Virginia Power beat the Lakewood BlueClaws 3-2 on Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park.  The Power victory broke a four game home losing streak against the BlueClaws this season. Lakewood scored twice within the first three...

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Gourley, Pitchers Help Give Spikes 2-1 Win Over Valleycats

GOURLEY, PITCHERS HELP GIVE SPIKES 2-1 WIN OVER VALLEYCATS BOX SCORE GAME LOG STATE COLLEGE – State College Spikes pitching did not allow a hit until the fifth inning, and Walker Gourley provided a pair of crucial hits in a 2-1 victory over the Tri-City ValleyCats on Saturday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. State College (25-24) starter Colton Cain and reliever Kevin Decker (4-1) combined to hold Tri-City (21-27) out of the hit...

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Brian Bixler traded to the Nationals

The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded shortstop Brian Bixler to the Washington Nationals for cash considerations, according to William Ladson of MLB.com.  Bixler was traded before the 2010 season to the Cleveland Indians for Jesus Brito, then was acquired from Cleveland for a player to be named later, or cash considerations.  This latest move comes a week after Bixler was demoted from AAA to...

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Ryan Doumit activated, Erik Kratz demoted

The Pittsburgh Pirates activated Ryan Doumit from the 15-day disabled list today, and demoted Erik Kratz to make room for Doumit on the 25-man roster.  The move is somewhat surprising, as Kratz was the backup catcher to Chris Snyder, and the Pirates have said they want to get Doumit a lot of playing time, working out of right field, first base, and catching. The only other option to be demoted was Jeff Clement, who has gone 3-for-6...

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