All posts tagged "Brad Eldred"

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    Save For Rodriguez, Win For Machi

    A few signing notes for former Pirates, all minor league contracts:  
    1B Brad Eldred signed with the Giants,  P Ian Snell and INF Ramon Vazquez signed with the Cardinals, and OF Matt Kata signed with the Rangers.  


    Cheering for a few Pirates' players and friends in...

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    Team USA Exits Pan Am Tournament With A Third Place Tie

    Team USA wrapped up the Pan American tournament with a rain-out this afternoon.� That means that the USA and Venezuela were declared tied for third place in the tournament.� Cuba and the Dominican Republic were scheduled to play tonight (Wednesday).� (UPDATE:� The Dominican Republic took the gold medal with a 5-2 win...

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    Team USA Falls To Dominicans In Semi Finals

    Dominican Republic 7,� Team USA� 2

    After dominating in the first two rounds of the Pan American Tournament, Team USA just couldn't get going tonight in their semi-final game against the Dominican Republic.� Team USA beat the Dominicans 8-3 in the first round on October 5th, out-hitting them 11-7.� But today the tables...

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    USA Defeats Cuba

    Team USA� 4,� Cuba� 1

    Cubs' farmhand Chris Archer pitched an amazing 6 innings for Team USA as they continued their winning ways in the last pool game of the Pan American tournament with a win over Cuba.� Team USA will enter the semi-final round of the tournament with a perfect 9-0 record,...

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    Homers Lift Team USA Over Canada

    Team USA� 4,� Canada� 0

    Team USA made quick work of Team Canada this afternoon in San Juan, Puerto Rico, extending their record to 8-0 in the Pan American Tournament.� Canada's record falls to 4-4 in the second round, and they will not be advancing to the final rounds.

    Team USA scored their runs...

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    Team USA Defeats Venezuela In 12

    Team USA� 6,� Venezuela� 3

    Team USA had to wait out another rain delay, then play another extra-inning game, to earn the win over Venezuela this afternoon.� The victory gives USA a 7-0 record in the Pan-American tournament.

    CF Mike Trout (Angels) got the game started with a bang -- a solo home run...

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    Redmond Leads Team USA To Victory

    Team USA� 5,� Nicaragua� 0

    Starter Todd Redmond pitched 7 shutout innings this afternoon to lead Team USA to victory over�Nicaragua in their first game of the second round of the Pan American Tournament.� Due to persistent rain in Puerto Rico, the location of the game was moved from Ponce to Carolina, then...

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    Team USA Prepares For Round Two

    Round Two of the Pan American tournament begins on Friday night, and Team USA leads off with a game against Nicaragua, after having had a day off on Thursday.� They continue over the weekend with afternoon games against Venezuela on Saturday and Canada on Sunday.� Then they finish round two with a...

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    Team USA Advances To Round Two

    Team USA� 10,� Panama� 2

    Team USA finished their first round play in the Pan American tournament with a victory over Panama, to give them a 5-0 record.

    Playing at Roberto Clemente Stadium in Carolina, Puerto Rico, the Americans jumped out to a great start, batting around in the top of the 1st, bringing...

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    Team USA Overwhelms Dominicans

    Team USA� 8,� Dominican Republic� 3

    SS Chase d'Arnaud's 2-run double sparked a 5-run 3rd inning that led Team USA over the Dominican Republic in the Pan American tournament in Puerto Rico tonight.� The Dominicans scored a run in each of the first two innings, to take a 2-0 lead off American starter...