WV Power Post Game Report- 8/08/10

WEST VIRGINIA POWER POST GAME REPORT Appalachian Power Park 601 Morris St. Suite 201 Charleston, WV 25310 www.wvpower.com DATE:  August 8, 2010 Final West Virginia   5     Lakewood   4 HIGHLIGHTS: The West Virginia Power rallied for a 5-4 walk-off win against the Lakewood BlueClaws on Sunday at Appalachian Power Park.  The Power trailed 4-1 going into the ninth, but plated four runs with two outs to win their second straight from the...

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State College Spikes Game Notes – August 8 vs. Tri-City

Sunday, August 8 – 6:05 p.m. Tri-City ValleyCats – Houston Astros (21-27) @ State College Spikes – Pittsburgh Pirates (25-24) Game #50 / Home Game #26 LHP Zac Fuesser (0-1, 3.77) vs. RHP David Martinez (3-2, 3.86) Tonight’s Promotions: Summer Blast-Off Sunday presented by the Centre Daily Times…FIREWORKS presented by T&B Medical…Bellefonte Community Night…Pre-Game Catch on the...

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WV Power Game Notes- 8/08/10

Lakewood BlueClaws (25-16, 67-44) at West Virginia Power (20-22, 51-61) Game 113 | August 8, 2010 | Appalachian Power Park | Charleston, WV Play-by-Play: Adam Marco Radio: Power Baseball Network and wvpower.com TODAY’S MATCHUP RH Josh Zeid (5-4, 2.97) vs. RH Kyle McPherson (6-9, 3.97) Zeid- Allowed 0 R on 3 H with 3 BB and 9 K over 6.0 IP in 8/02 W @ GRV (5-1 ‘ Claws) McPherson- Allowed 2 R on 3 H with 1 BB and 3 K over 5.0 IP in 8/03...

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Pirates Fire Joe Kerrigan and Gary Varsho

According to Dejan Kovacevic, the Pittsburgh Pirates have fired pitching coach Joe Kerrigan and bench coach Gary Varsho.  Ray Searage has been promoted as the new pitching coach, while Jeff Bannister will become the bench coach, both on an interim basis. When Kerrigan was added, there was hope that he would be able to finish developing the talent on the major league pitching staff, similar to what he had done in the past with the...

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Finally, A Franchise Player

When Garrett Jones was at the plate in the bottom of the tenth with two outs, down by two, and Andrew McCutchen at second base, I was thinking one thing: it would be great if the Pirates could get Pedro Alvarez to the plate as the potential winning run.  It’s been a long time since the Pirates have had a player like Alvarez on their roster.  By that I mean the Pirates haven’t had a guy where fans can be optimistic about a...

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