All posts tagged "Adenson Chourio"

  • Analysis
    Really Last Minute Roster Moves

    This is the time of year when teams release players from their minor league camps - those who are not going to fit into the organization's plans.  The Pirates have released these players:

    Inf Adenson Chourio  --  West Virginia and Bradenton in 2010
    Inf Christian Colonel -- he'd just...

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    2011 Prospect Watching: Cunningham, Gonzalez, And Friends

    Continuing to look at the middle infielders in the Pirates' minor league organization:

    Jarek Cunningham --  R/R,  6' 1",  185 lb
    Cunningham was the Pirates' 18th round pick in the 2008 draft.  After a solid debut with the GCL Pirates (.318 average with 5 homers and 22 RBI), he...

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    Two Hits For Marte In The Dominican League

    Cheering for the Pirates' players and friends in Tuesday's winter league action...
    I'll be going on the road for a few days... catch up with everyone at the beginning of next week.


    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Cardenales de Lara  6,  Tigres de Aragua  2  --  
    Los Tigres were held...

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    Pirates Hitting In Venezuela, But Not In The Dominican

    Cheering for some Pirates' players and friends in Tuesday's winter league action...�� The Australians are back in action on Thursday, which will be late Wednesday night/early Thursday morning for most of us.

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Tigres de Aragua� 6,� Bravos de Margarita� 0� -- A Pirate-filled game... 2B/3B Andy LaRoche singled twice and walked for...

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    Milledge, LaRoche, and Cedeno Rolling In Venezuela

    A few winter league games with Pirates' players and friends on Saturday...

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Aguilas de Zulia� 2,� Caribes de Anzoategui� 1�� (Game 1 and Game 2)� -- No kidding, the same score in both games.� Zulia recorded 6 hits in both games also.� In the first game, Los Caribes were held to just...

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    Australians’ New League; Cedeno and Milledge Do Some Hitting

    The Australians are beginning their third iteration of the Australian Baseball League this weekend.� The Aussies have had two leagues before -- both had to shut down due to financial issues.� This time, the ABL is going to be a partnership between MLB and the Australian Baseball Federation.� MLB has been sponsoring...

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    Diaz and Fox Continue Hitting In Venezuela; Milledge Joins In

    Cheering for Pirates' players and friends in the Winter Leagues on Thursday...

    DOMINICAN LEAGUE

    Tigres del Licey� 6,� Gigantes del Cibao� 3 -- C Robinzon Diaz singled and doubled, and Indy area native 1B Jake Fox went 3-for-3 with 3 RBI as Licey posted 14 hits.� Licey scored one run in the 2nd, and...

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    Pirates’ Pitchers Busy In Winter Leagues; Morton’s Debut

    Wednesday's winter league games with Pirates' players and friends...

    VENZUELAN LEAGUE

    Bravos de Margarita� 6,� Leones del Caracas� 4 -- Margarita starter Justin Thomas gave up 2 runs in the 2nd inning on a walk and a home run.� He zipped through the 3rd inning, then allowed a single and a walk in the...

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    Hamman Earns A Save In Venezuela

    A busy Sunday afternoon and evening in the winter leagues... the Arizona Fall League has the day off on Sundays.

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Navegantes del Magallanes� 2,� Caribes de Anzoategui� 0� --� Corey Hamman earned his first save of the winter season for Magallanes.� Hamman entered the game in the top of the 8th, with...

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    Dominican And Puerto Rican Leagues Begin Play; Noris Homers

    The Dominican and Puerto Rican winter leagues open their seasons tonight.� So far, many of the teams in those leagues have only partial rosters or no rosters posted.

    PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE

    Gigantes de Carolina -- SS Benji Gonzalez (West Virginia Power in 2010), and former Indy Indian (2007) OF Luis Matos.

    Criollos de Caguas...