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.
Luis Heredia wraps up his season, while Starling Marte and Robbie Grossman continue their strong seasons.
Robbie Grossman had a day big enough to raise his batting average by nine points, and good starts from Phillip Irwin, Eliecer Navarro, and Matt Benedict.