• West Virginia Bats Get Shutdown; Von Rosenberg Not As Good As Stat Line

    The West Virginia Power lost game two of their three game series with the Lakewood Blueclaws by a 2-0 score, one day after throwing their own shutout. Zack Von Rosenberg pitched the first six innings, giving up one run and taking the tough loss. He was followed by Ryan Hafner and Porfirio...

  • Locke Pitches 7 Shutout Innings In Indians’ Win

    Indianapolis Indians  6,  Buffalo Bisons  0 (Box)   Jeff Locke earned his 8th win when he held the Buffalo Bisons scoreless for 7 innings at Victory Field tonight.  Locke surrendered 3 walks tonight, which was an improvement from his last start, on July 23rd, when he gave up 7 walks in 5...

  • Kyle McPherson Struggles, Hit With Two Line Drives; Santos Update

    Kyle McPherson started the season on the disabled list after suffering right shoulder inflammation during spring training. The right-hander, who was slated to join Triple-A in 2012, instead was sent to Double-A after finally getting healthy in June. In his first three starts last month, McPherson struggled, posting a 4.76 ERA in those...

  • Hanson, Osuna, Polanco, and Garcia All Have Multi-Hit Games

    It was a good all around night for the West Virginia Power tonight as they defeated the Lakewood Blueclaws by a 6-0 score. They had the attack of the lefties on the mound, going five innings with starter Mike Jefferson, followed by three from Zac Fuesser with the final inning covered by...

  • Indians’ Errors Give Pawtucket The Win

    Pawtucket Red Sox  5,  Indianapolis Indians  3 (Box)   Two key errors committed by the Indianapolis Indians in the 5th inning all but handed the game to the Pawtucket Red Sox at Victory Field tonight.  The Pawtucket win gives the two teams a split of this 4-game series, but gives the Red...

  • Altoona Wins Two With Great Performances From Irwin, Cumpton, and Curry

    The Altoona Curve saw back-to-back solid starting pitching performances Friday night in Altoona for the doubleheader against New Hampshire. Right-handers Phil Irwin and Brandon Cumpton shined on the bump combining for just one earned run over 13.0 innings. First baseman Matt Curry drove in four runs on his 24th birthday in game...

  • GCL Pirates Notes: Herrera, Allie, Lopez, Jhang, Herrand

    The last two days I watched the GCL Pirates in action, seeing a lot of the new draft picks and a lot of the lower level guys in action. The Pirates won 5-1 today, thanks to home runs from Dilson Herrera and Luis Urena, along with good pitching from Cesar Lopez. Below...

  • Leroux Shines In Spot Start, Reyes Back On The Mound

    Indianapolis Indians 5,  Pawtucket Red Sox  1 (Box)   Indians’ pitcher Chris Leroux found himself on the mound to start a game for the first time this season, taking the place of Rudy Owens, who was traded to Houston this week.  Leroux pitched 5 scoreless innings to get the Indians off to...

  • Prospect Notebook: Casey Sadler Is a Sleeper Pitching Prospect

    Casey Sadler’s progression in pro ball so far has matched his progression on the mound in college. In college, he began his career in the bullpen, then later moved to the rotation full time. Sadler was moved back to the bullpen once he turned pro, and has stayed there until this season....

  • Errors And Former Tribe Pitcher Defeat Indians

    Pawtucket Red Sox  4,  Indianapolis Indians  2 (Box)     Starling Marte may have just played his last game as an Indianap0lis Indian, at least for a while, and it would have been nice to send him off with a win.  Unfortunately 3 Indian’s errors and an excellent start by former Indy...

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