Top Pitcher: Tyler Glasnow, Top Hitter: Josh Harrison, HR: Brett Carroll, Josh Harrison, Jerry Sands, Andrew Lambo, Gift Ngoepe, Stetson Allie
On Thursday I went over to Pirate City to watch Luis Heredia make a start in extended Spring Training against the Philadelphia Phillies farm system. There hasn’t been a lot to write about Heredia this year, as the Pirates have held him out of action. He only threw in a game once...
5/18/13 Starters: Kris Johnson, Jeff Karstens, Adrian Sampson, Tyler Glasnow, John Kuchno
Top Pitcher: Top Hitter: Dilson Herrera, Home Runs: Jarek Cunningham, Dilson Herrera, Willy Garcia, Jared Goedert
5/17/13 Starters: Brandon Cumpton, Casey Sadler, Zack Dodson, Clay Holmes
Top Pitcher: David Bromberg, Top Hitter: Charlie Cutler, HR: Gregory Polanco
After losing 6 of 8 games last week (through May 8th), the Altoona Curve had more success this week going 4-1. Of particular note, the team has scored more runs, a sign that the offense is starting to turn it around, but they still only managed 4.2 runs per game on average...
5/16/13 Starters: Andy Oliver, Charlie Morton, Robby Rowland, Clay Holmes
At the start of the year, the expectation from most Pirates fans was for Gerrit Cole to go to Triple-A as a formality, just long enough to get an extra year of control and avoid Super Two status. As it turned out, Cole had some work to do at the level before...
Top Pitcher: Eliecer Navarro, Top Hitter: Felix Pie, HR: Brett Carroll (2), Ivan De Jesus