WV Power Game Notes- 8/10/10

Lakewood BlueClaws (26-17, 68-47) at West Virginia Power (21-23, 52-62) Game 115 | August 10, 2010 | Appalachian Power Park | Charleston, WV Play-by-Play: Adam Marco Radio: Power Baseball Network and wvpower.com TODAY’S MATCHUP RH Jonathan Pettibone (4-5, 3.97) vs. RH Phillip Irwin (5-2, 2.54) Pettibone- Allowed 2 R on 6 H with 2 BB and 1 K over 6.0 IP in 8/05 ND @ GRV (Suspended in 12th) Irwin- Allowed 3 R on 5 H with 1 BB and 6 K...

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State College Spikes Game Notes – August 10 @ Lowell

Tuesday, August 10 – 7:05 p.m. State College Spikes – Pittsburgh Pirates (25-26) @ Lowell Spinners – Boston Red Sox (13-37) Game #52 / Road Game #25 RHP Zack Von Rosenberg (1-5, 3.52) vs. RHP Tyler Wilson (1-3, 4.47) Wednesday, August 18: Half-Price Wednesday presented by Froggy 101…Soup Bowl Giveaway (First 1,000 Fans, All Ages)…CCUW Partner Agency Series…College Student 3-2-1 Special Thursday,...

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Are the Pirates Moving on From Kubitza and Weiss?

Yesterday it was announced that the Pittsburgh Pirates had signed 17th round pick Ryan Hafner, a prep pitcher with a commitment to Missouri State.  Today, Baseball America announced that Hafner received a $450,000 bonus, which is about $300,000 over the normal maximum “allowed” by Major League Baseball after the fifth round. Hafner’s bonus is currently the second highest bonus so far in the draft for the Pirates,...

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Is Chase d’Arnaud the Shortstop of the Future?

The 2009 season was a breakout year for Chase d’Arnaud, who was selected the previous season in the fourth round of the 2008 MLB draft.  After putting up a .286/.333/.423 line in 168 at-bats in State College during the 2008 season, d’Arnaud made the jump to West Virginia, where he hit for a .291/.394/.427 line in 213 at-bats, with three homers and 17 stolen bases.  The performance was enough for d’Arnaud to be...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 8/9/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) GAME STORY Indianapolis lost to Norfolk 9-1.  Jeremy Powell pitched 3.1 innings, allowing seven runs on ten hits, with a walk and three strikeouts.  Dana Eveland pitched 2.2 innings, allowing one run on two hits, with no walks and two strikeouts.  Daniel Moskos pitched a shutout inning, allowing three walks, no hits, and recording one strikeout.  Jean Machi pitched a shutout inning, allowing a walk and a hit...

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