All posts tagged "Benji Gonzalez"

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    Late-Inning Rallies Sting Curve; Power Explode in Late Innings

    New Hampshire Fisher Cats �5, �Altoona Curve �3 (box)

    The Curve took the early lead with a 3-run 2nd inning, but two late-inning 2-run rallies gave the Fisher Cats the win on Saturday. �Curve batters took advantage of walks in the 2nd inning. �They loaded the bases with no outs on a...

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    Gimenez Homers Twice; Anderson Is Player Of The Week

    Two morning games today in the Pirates' organization. �Pat Irvine was brought up from extended spring training to take the place of catcher Josue Peley, who was traded away a few days ago. �Irvine was the Pirates' 33rd round pick in the 2009 draft. �He played at State College for the second...

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    Alderson Is POW, Hughes Earns 8th Win

    Curve pitcher Tim Alderson was named the Eastern League's Pitcher Of The Week, for the week of May 24 - 30. �Alderson won two starts during that week, on the 24th and the 29th. �In 13 innings of work, he gave up only one run on 8 hits and 3 walks, with...

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    Noris Homers Twice, Taschner Makes His Second Rehab Appearance

    West Virginia Power �8, �Hickory Crawdads �1 (box)

    The Power turned on the power in three consecutive innings, taking a big lead after 5 innings in West Virginia on Monday. �That served them well, because rain halted the game after those 5 innings, and after a delay, the 5 innings were declared...

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    Wins for Alderson and Baker, Three Hits For Rubinstein

    Saturday night in the lower minor leagues:

    Altoona Curve �7, �Reading Phillies �3 (box)

    Four runs in the 4th inning gave the Curve the edge and propelled starter Tim Alderson to his 4th win of the season. �Alderson pitched 6 innings and allowed just one run on 4 hits and 3 walks, while...

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    Gimenez And Brito Homer Two Days In A Row; Morris Wins #2 For Curve

    The Indianapolis Indians had a scheduled off day on Wednesday, but the rest of the minor league organization was going strong, beginning with an early game in West Virginia:

    Lexington Legends �5, �West Virginia Power �4 (box)

    The Power and the Legends played a late-morning game for the second time in two...

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    Curve Take Two From Erie

    Saturday evening wins for the entire Pirates' minor league system!

    Altoona Curve 8, �Erie SeaWolves 3 � �Game 1 (box)

    Altoona had a double-header, making up for a game that had been rained out back in April. �The Curve exploded out of the box with a 4-run 1st inning and never looked...

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    Curve Shut Out, West Virginia Powers Up

    Harrisburg Senators 7, �Altoona Curve 0 (box)

    It was a tough afternoon in Altoona on Wednesday, as the Curve were held to just 3 hits in this shutout. �1B Matt Hague, RF Miles Durham, and LF Alex Presley were the only Curve batters to get hits, and all three were singles....

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    Starters Struggle for Power and Curve

    The Bradenton Marauders were rained out on Sunday afternoon in St. Lucie.

    Asheville Tourists �6, �West Virginia Power �3 (box)

    Hunter Strickland got into trouble in the first two innings, and the Power could not catch up to the Tourists this afternoon in Charleston, West Virginia. �Strickland opened the game by giving...

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    9th Inning Rallies Sink Indians and Pirates

    Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees 4, �Indianapolis Indians 1

    The Indians and the Yankees took a 1-1 tie into the top of the 8th in this afternoon's game in Bradenton, Florida. �But that was when the Yankees got to reliever Jean Machi, who gave up two singles, including one for an RBI, to give the Yankees...