TOP OF THE SYSTEM A look at how the current top 10 prospects did today. Note that this list doesn’t include players currently in the majors. Rankings as of 8/16/11…. Read more
Jameson Taillon finishes his first season, Aaron Pribanic goes six strong innings, and a lot of offense throughout the system.
Zack Von Rosenberg has a strong finish to his 2011 season, and Quincy Latimore has a big day at the plate.
Strong starts from Zack Dodson and Nick Kingham, and Starling Marte extends his hitting streak to 14 games with a 3-for-5 night at the plate.
Strong pitching performances from Jeff Locke, Phillip Irwin, and Mike Jefferson, plus some power from Jordy Mercer, Andrew Lambo, and Alex Dickerson.
Kyle McPherson makes a strong start, Jordy Mercer homers for the second straight night, and a good day at the plate from Tony Sanchez.
The Pirates’ affiliates went 5-0 on the day, thanks to some great pitching, and a lot of hitting from top to bottom in the system.
Pedro Alvarez homers, Jameson Taillon has his best start of the year, and a lot of hitting from the West Virginia Power.
A good start for Nick Kingham, a bad start for Zack Von Rosenberg, and big days at the plate for Drew Maggi, Wes Freeman, and most of the Altoona and State College hitters.
Another good start from Jose Ascanio, Matt Curry hits his first homer in a month, and big performances at the plate in the short season leagues.