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    Jakubauskas Makes Rehab Start; Sanchez’s Jaw Broken

    Tuesday's action in the Pirates' lower minor league organization

    GCL Yankees �11, �GCL Pirates �4 (box)

    Chris Jakubauskas, who suffered a concussion while pitching for the Pittsburgh Pirates back in April, made his first appearance in a real game today, with the GCL Pirates. �He pitched 3 innings, and suffered the loss...

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    South Atlantic League All-Star Game: Two Hits For Rubinstein

    South Atlantic League: �North Stars vs. South Stars � �(box)

    The SAL's All-Star Game was declared a draw, with the teams tied at 5-5 after 10 innings. �Both teams also had 9 hits, though the South team had committed 2 errors, while the North team was error-free.

    Four members of the West Virginia...

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    Bulls One-Hit Indians

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    Brian Myrow tags out Fernando Perez trying to steal third base.

    Durham Bulls �2, �Indianapolis Indians �0 (box)

    IMG_3661Three Durham Bulls' pitchers held the Indians to just one hit as they...

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    GCL Season Opens; Spikes Find First Win

    The Altoona Curve and the West Virginia Power both had scheduled days off on Monday. �The Power are starting their 3-day All-Star break, with the South Atlantic League's All-Star Game scheduled for Tuesday.

    GCL Yankees 10, �GCL Pirates 8 (box)

    The Pirates posted a 4-run 5th inning and scored their 8 runs on...

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    Moskos Earns Save #16 As Curve Sweep; Three Homers Not Enough For Power

    Sunday's action in the Pirates' minor league organization. �The Gulf Coast League season begins on Monday. �The GCL Pirates open against the GCL Yankees at noon.

    The Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Altoona Curve �6, �Richmond Flying Squirrels �2 (box)

    A 4-run 6th inning boosted the Curve to a sweep...

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    Indians Take Another Game In Extras

    Indianapolis Indians �7, �Buffalo Bison �3 (box)

    IMG_3617For the second day in a row, the Indianapolis Indians put up a nice crooked number in the top of an extra inning to break a tie, then won the game when they...

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    6-Run 10th Lifts Indians Over Bison

    Indianapolis Indians �9, �Buffalo Bison �3 (box)

    IMG_2336The Indianapolis Indians exploded for 6 runs in the top of the 10th inning, to break a 3-3 tie and put the game out of reach at Coca Cola Field in Buffalo, NY tonight....

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    Spikes Lose Home Opener; Extra Inning Wins For Curve And Marauders

    Saturday's games for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates

    Williamsburg Crosscutters �5, �State College Spikes �3 (box)

    A full house sell-out in State College went home disappointed tonight, as the Spikes lost their home opener. �The Crosscutters scored 2 runs off starter Zack Dodson in the 2nd inning, on a walk, a...

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    Three Homers By One Bison Down Indians

    Buffalo Bison �6, �Indianapolis Indians �4 (box)

    IMG_3534Three home runs by Buffalo RF Valentino Pascucci powered the Bison over the Indians at Coca-Cola Park in Buffalo tonight. �The Tribe tried for a late-inning come-back, but fell short, despite another strong effort...

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    Spikes Open The Season With A Loss; Hughes Wins #9, Krol Saves #17

    Williamsport Crosscutters �5, �State College Spikes �3 (box)

    The Spikes opened their season on the road tonight, unfortunately on the losing end. �Starter Zack Von Rosenberg, who had pitched just one inning in the 2009 season, was charged with the loss. �He pitched 4 innings, and allowed 4 runs on 7...