• State College Player Reports 8/8/12: Creasy, Harlan, Crumlich

    A night after posting a solid win, the State College Spikes dropped the final game of their two-game mini-series with the Batavia Muckdogs Wednesday at Batavia’s Dwyer Stadium. The Spikes lost 6-3 as they managed 10 hits off Batavia left-hander Tyler Melling, who was named to the NY-Penn League All-Star Team. But...

  • Kyle McPherson’s Indians Debut Spoiled by Knights

      Charlotte Knights  2,  Indianapolis Indians  1 (Box)   The newest Indianapolis Indian made his debut this afternoon at Victory Field, hurling 6 scoreless innings and striking out 6 batters.  Kyle McPherson, just promoted from AA Altoona, allowed 3 hits and was responsible for the first of the Charlotte Knights’ runs.  He...

  • State College Player Notes 8/7/12: Holmes, Gaffney, Stallings

    Shortstop Chris Diaz hit his first professional home run, starter Clay Holmes pitched five scoreless innings, and the State College Spikes scored two runs on three wild pitches in the top of the 10th inning to escape with a 4-2 win over the Batavia Muckdogs Tuesday night at Batavia’s Dwyer Stadium. “It’s...

  • Minor League Schedule: 8/8/12

    West Virginia was off yesterday. Indianapolis has an early afternoon game with Jeff Locke scheduled to pitch. *** See update from this morning on Locke below*** He has the third best ERA in the International League. He is also fourth in the league in strikeouts and tenth, with his 1.22 WHIP. The...

  • Knights Run Down Indians; Holt Makes His AAA Debut

    Charlotte Knights  12,  Indianapolis Indians  2 (Box)   The Charlotte Knights scored in three consecutive innings, including a 5-run 6th, to ride right over the Indians tonight at Victory Field.  After both teams posted only 3 hits each yesterday, the Knights made up for it tonight with 14 hits, on their way...

  • Prospect Watch: Another Great Start For Holmes, Allie Hits His Third Homer

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  • Minor League Schedule: 8/7/12

    Clay Holmes will get the start tonight for State College. He ranks first in the NY-Penn League with his 0.94 ERA and his matching 0.94 WHIP ranks him eighth in the NYPL. Bradenton was off yesterday. West Virginia has off today. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here. Triple-A:...

  • Prospect Watch: Leroux and Irwin Pitch Well, Big Day of Rehab For Lambo

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  • Leroux Goes Seven Shutout Innings, But Indians Lose 1-0

    Charlotte Knights  1,  Indianapolis Indians  0 (Box)   A brilliant performance by Chris Leroux was spoiled tonight, as the Charlotte Knights shut out the Indianapolis Indians at Victory Field tonight.  Leroux made the start for the Indians, pitching 7 shut-out innings, and allowing just one hit.  The Knights managed only 3 hits,...

  • Jeff Locke and Jameson Taillon Post the Top Pitching Performances of the Week

    Below are the top ten pitching Game Scores* in the Pittsburgh Pirates' farm system from the last week. The rankings include every pitcher who made a start for a Pirates' minor league affiliate, not including DSL teams, and with no limitations on whether the starting pitcher has prospect eligibility. *Game Score is...

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