• Hanson Leads Big Offensive Night For West Virginia

    West Virginia dropped a seesaw affair in their opener, 11-9.  The Power fell behind, 6-1, in the second inning, as Nick Kingham recorded only five outs.  They came back to take a 9-6 lead, but allowed five more runs, with Rinku Singh giving up the last two to take the loss. Kingham’s...

  • Bradenton Marauders Notebook: Strong Play From Gift

    The Bradenton Marauders took their first game of the season tonight against the St. Lucie Mets, winning 3-2 in the 11th inning on a walk off hit by pitch by Stefan Welch. The Mets loaded the bases with one out to bring up Welch, who spent the last three years playing for...

  • Prospect Notebook: Strickland Goes Five in Marauders Scrimmage

    The Bradenton Marauders played a scrimmage game tonight at McKechnie Field, opening the event to the public free of charge. Hunter Strickland made the start for the Marauders, pitching five in the seven inning contest. The Marauders were playing players from extended Spring Training, mostly those who will be ticketed for the...

  • Bradenton Eliminated in 10th Inning

    The Bradenton Marauders were eliminated from the first round of the 2011 Florida State League playoffs tonight when the St. Lucie Mets pushed across the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning, winning 4-3.  Nathan Baker provided the third straight strong start for Bradenton, but the offense which scored ten...

  • Lorin, Offense Lead Marauders To 10-0 Win

    The Bradenton Marauders had a great all around win against the St. Lucie Mets tonight, with starting pitcher Brett Lorin throwing six shutout innings, and the offense scoring eight runs and chasing top pitching prospect Zack Wheeler early.  Bradenton won 10-0, evening the series against the Mets at 1-1. Brett Lorin set...

  • Bradenton Drops Game One of FSL Playoffs in 9th

    The Bradenton Marauders began their second straight post season appearance in their second year as a franchise, taking on St. Lucie tonight.  Things looked good for the Marauders early on, as they led 2-0 after five innings.  However, four runs in the final four innings, including two in the top of the...

  • Indians End Their Season With Loss But Locke Strikes Out 6

    Louisville Bats  5,  Indianapolis Indians  2 Jeff Locke started the Indians' final game. The Indianapolis Indians wrapped up their 2011 season with a loss to the Bats at Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville, KY this afternoon.  The loss gives the Indians a final record of 76- 68, which is...

  • Jackson Covers Offense And Defense In Indians Win

    Indianapolis Indians  5,  Louisville Bats  3 Tribe reliever Steven Jackson got in on both sides of the action in the Indians’ win over the Louisville Bats at Louisville Slugger Field on this next-to-last day of the International League season.  The righty pitched 2 innings of relief and earned the...

  • Kyle McPherson Recap 9/4/11

    Kyle McPherson had a great start tonight in Altoona’s 1-0 win in 11 innings.  He went five shutout innings, allowing two hits, no walks, and striking out five.  He was delayed for 43 minutes by a rain delay in the second inning, but came back out allowing just one hit in the...

  • Indians Win Home Finale, But A Playoff Spot Is Not At The End Of Their Rainbow

    Indianapolis Indians  8,  Louisville Bats  7 Garrett Olson and teammates wait out the sudden storm in the dugout. The Indianapolis Indians won their final home game at Victory Field tonight, cutting short the Louisville Bats' rally in the top of the 9th.  But as the Tribe was winning, the...

Pirates Prospects is an independent media outlet, and is in no way affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates, their minor league affiliates, Major League Baseball, or Minor League Baseball.

Copyright © 2015 Pirates Prospects