Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 8/11/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) GAME STORY Indianapolis beat Norfolk 7-4.  Brian Burres pitched six innings, allowing three runs on six hits, with two walks and four strikeouts.  Corey Hamman pitched 1.2 innings, allowing a run on a walk and a hit, with one strikeout.  Jean Machi pitched 1.1 shutout innings, allowing two hits and striking out one. Brandon Moss went 1-for-4 with his 20th homer of the season and two RBIs.  Alex Presley went...

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VSL Pirates Win the VSL Championship In 21-2 Victory

The Venezuelan Summer League championship came down to one game today, as the VSL Pirates and the VSL Mariners entered today’s game tied at one game a piece in a best of three series.  The Pirates came away victorious with a 21-2 victory, thanks to runs scored in each of the first seven innings, including a ten run third inning. The Pirates got a strong start from Roberto Espinoza, who allowed runs in each of the first two...

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Indians Knock Out Norfolk 7-4

INDIANS KNOCK OUT NORFOLK 7-4 Moss and Presley Combine For Five RBI in Tribe Victory INDIANAPOLIS — Center fielder Alex Presley broke a 1-1 tie with a two-run double in the bottom of the third inning, before designated hitter Brandon Moss capped the four-run frame with a two-run home run to right field to lead the Indianapolis Indians to a 7-4 win over the Norfolk Tides on Wednesday afternoon at Victory Field. The victory...

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Curry and Vasquez Homer, But Spikes Fall to Spinners, 6-5

CURRY AND VASQUEZ HOMER, BUT SPIKES FALL TO SPINNERS, 6-5 BOX SCORE GAME LOG STATE COLLEGE – New York-Penn League All-Star Matt Curry slugged his fourth home run of the season to start the State College Spikes’ scoring, and Andy Vasquez capped it with a three-run dinger, but the Lowell Spinners had enough offense in between to down the Spikes, 6-5, on Wednesday night at LeLacheur Park. Curry’s blast, a solo shot to start off the...

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State College Spikes Game Notes – August 11 @ Lowell

Wednesday, August 11 – 7:05 p.m. State College Spikes – Pittsburgh Pirates (25-27) @ Lowell Spinners – Boston Red Sox (14-37) Game #53 / Road Game #26 LHP Zack Dodson (2-2, 5.35) 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, August...

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