• AFL Recap: Black Gets First Save

    It was a slow night for the Pirates prospects in the AFL, but Scottsdale won 5-3. **Matt Curry entered the game late, replacing Ricky Oropesa at first base. Curry went 0-for-1 at the plate. **Vic Black came in to pitch the ninth inning with a 5-3 lead. Black gave up one hit,...

  • Arizona Fall League Recap: 10/19

    Only two Pirates prospects got in to action today, as the Scottsdale Scorpions beat Salt River 1-0. **Matt Curry went 1-for-4 with a double. It was the third double of the AFL season for Curry. He was batting fourth and playing first base. **Adalberto Santos went 1-for-3 with a stolen base. Santos...

  • Arizona Fall League Recap: 10/18

    The Scottsdale Scorpions beat Mesa 8-3 tonight. Here are the results for the Pirates prospects. **Matt Curry played first base and hit fourth. Curry went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts. **Adalberto Santos went 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI. He started at second base and hit fifth. **Gift Ngoepe played shortstop, batting...

  • AFL Recap: Kaminska Throws Five Shutout Innings

    The Scottsdale Scorpions won 5-2, thanks to a great start from Kyle Kaminska. Here is the rundown of how the Pirates prospects fared. **Kaminska pitched five shutout innings, allowing three hits, walking none, and striking out three. He threw 57 pitches, with 38 going for strikes. **Vic Black came in to close...

  • Arizona Fall League Recap: 10/16

    The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 11-3 today. Here is how the Pirates prospects fared. **Matt Curry went 1-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout. Curry now has a hit in five of his six games. He started at first base, batting fourth. **Adalberto Santos went 0-for-3. He started in left field, batting second....

  • AFL Recap: Two Hits For Curry, Pitch F/X for Waldron

    The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 4-0 to Surprise today. Here is how the Pirates prospects fared in the game. **Matt Curry went 2-for-4 with two strikeouts. He's now 6-for-17 (.353) with an .824 OPS in the AFL. **Gift Ngoepe went 0-for-3 with a strikeout. Gift is 0-for-8 with five strikeouts so far. **Tyler...

  • AFL Weekly Recap: Curry Off to Good Start at the Plate

    The Arizona Fall League completed their first week of the season last week. Here is how the Pirates prospects have fared in the first week of competition. **Matt Curry: 4-for-13 (.308), 2 2B Curry's four games are tied for the most on the team. His 13 at-bats are also tied for first...

  • AFL Recap: Santos Gets a Hit; Black Pitches Shutout Inning

    The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 7-2 to Peoria. Here is how the Pirates prospects fared tonight. **Adalberto Santos was the designated hitter, batting third. Santos went 1-for-3 with a walk **Brandon Cumpton came on to get the final out of the sixth inning. Cumpton got a ground out, stranding one runner on base....

  • AFL Recap: Curry Doubles; Santos and Ngoepe Get Starts

    The Scottsdale Scorpions won 4-0 tonight against Salt River. Here are the breakdowns of how the Pirates prospects did. **Matt Curry started at first base and hit cleanup. Curry went 1-for-4 with a double, which was his second double of the week. **Gift Ngoepe got the start at shortstop. He went 0-for-2...

  • AFL Recap: Kyle Kaminska Makes His First Start

    The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 6-5 to the Salt River Rafters tonight. Four Pirates prospects played in the game, led by Kyle Kaminska, who got the start tonight. **Kaminska pitched four innings, giving up three runs on six hits, with no walks and three strikeouts. One of the runs came in the first,...

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