Spikes Earn 6-4 Win To Sweep Scrappers

BOX SCORE GAME LOG NILES, OH – The State College Spikes saw their team-record scoreless innings streak snapped at 28, but received three hits each from Cole White and Matt Curry to earn a 6-4 win over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers on Monday night at Eastwood Field. State College (20-18) held Mahoning Valley (14-24) off of the scoreboard for the first six innings behind four three-hit innings from Zack Von Rosenberg and two more...

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Indians Claim Series Over Knights With 8-5 Win

Tribe Scores At Least One Run In Final Five Innings Of Play INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis offense scored at least one run in each of the final five innings of play, while five Tribe batters recorded two or more base hits as the Indians claimed an 8-5 victory and a 3-1 series win over the Charlotte Knights on Monday night at Victory Field. The victory improves Indianapolis’ record to 53-51 on the season, while the defeat drops...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 7/25/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) GAME STORY Indianapolis lost 3-2 to Charlotte.  Daniel McCutchen pitched eight innings, allowing three runs on six hits, with a walk and no strikeouts, plus two homers allowed.  With Brad Lincoln getting demoted today, McCutchen is expected to rejoin the major league rotation, taking Lincoln’s spot on July 31st.  Brian Bass pitched a shutout inning, allowing two hits and striking out one. Doug Bernier...

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BUCCO Fans is now Pirates Prospects

When I first started this site, one of my intentions was to create a Pittsburgh Pirates site similar to what Sox Prospects does with the Boston Red Sox.  It started with coverage of the prospects in the system, as well as the potential draft prospects.  That expanded with interviews, videos, and live game reports, and in the last few months, has expanded to individual player pages. When I started the site, I considered using the name...

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SPIKES SET RECORD WITH 1-0 SHUTOUT WIN OVER SCRAPPERS

BOX SCORE GAME LOG NILES, OH – Adalberto Santos tripled in Gift Ngoepe with the game’s only run in the sixth inning, and a trio of State College Spikes pitchers combined for a historic shutout as the Spikes defeated the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, 1-0, on Sunday evening at Eastwood Field. The win marked the first back-to-back shutouts for a Spikes (19-18) pitching staff in team history. Casey Sadler, Brooks Pounders (2-2),...

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