All posts tagged "Brandon Cumpton"

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    Curve Split Double Header; Homers For Diaz, Baker, And Grossman

    Thursday night's action with the Pirates' lower minor league teams.....


    Akron Aeros  6,  Altoona Curve  1      (Game 1)
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    The Aeros began today's double-header with a 5-run 1st inning, and the Curve could not catch up in Game 1.  2B Brock...

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    Homers And Wins For Everyone

    Wins for everyone in the Pirates' minor league system on Saturday... and each of these winners scored 6 runs:

    Altoona Curve  6,  Erie SeaWolves  5
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    The Curve rallied with 4 runs in the bottom of the 8th, for a come-from-behind win, extending their winning streak to...

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    Curve Fall In 9th; Cumpton Earns Second Win

    The Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Harrisburg Senators  3,  Altoona Curve  2
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    Three walks and an RBI ground out in the bottom of the 9th gave the Senators a walk-off win against the Curve.  
    Altoona had scored first, on 3B Jeremy Farrell's...

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    One Inning Ruins Marauders’ Morning; Taillon’s Second Start

    The Indianapolis Indians were rained out on Monday night.  They and the Durham Bulls will try for two on Tuesday.  Tuesday's first game is scheduled for 11:05 am, early for a Baseball In Education Day.  That game is scheduled to be shown on the MLB network.  (It's absolutley pouring down...

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    Marauders Sweep Series; Locke Gets 10 K’s

    The Marauders had an early game today, for the school kids.  The Curve and the Power play later:

    Bradenton Marauders  8,  Palm Beach Cardinals  1
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    The Marauders swept a series for the first time this season with today's win over the Cardinals.  It was an early...

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    Thompson Is POW; Ngoepe Homers In Wild Power Game

    It's a rainy night for half of the Pirates' minor leaguers:

    The Indianapolis Indians and Toledo Mud Hens had the first game of their 4-game series postponed due to an all-day-long rain.  Yesterday it was snowing in Toledo, and this was not totally unexpected.  The Tribe and the Hens...

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    Curve’s Ninth Inning Rally Falls Short

    The Curve played an early game on Wednesday...

    Akron Aeros  3,  Altoona Curve  2

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    Down 3-1 going into the top of the 9th, the Curve rallied, beginning with 3B Jeremy Farrell reaching base on a fielding error by the Akron shortstop.  A passed...

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    Two Hits Each For Latimore, Snyder, Rubinstein, And Power

    All of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost their season openers on Thursday night:

    Erie SeaWolves  3,  Altoona Curve 2

    One run in the bottom of the 9th made the difference, as the Curve lost in Erie, PA.  The SeaWolves were first onto the scoreboard with a pair...

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    2011 Prospect Watching: Stevenson, Cumpton, And Pals

    Continuing our visit with some of the pitchers in the Pirates' minor league organization:

    Trent Stevenson --  Bats L / Throws R,  6' 6",  175 lb
    The Pirates chose Stevenson in the 7th round of the 2009 draft.  The Scottsdale, AZ native reported to the GCL Pirates to begin...

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    Marauders Clinch Playoff Spot

    On Friday night, all of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost.� On Saturday night, all but State College won....

    Bradenton Marauders� 4,� Charlotte Stone Crabs� 2 ...���� (box)

    The Marauders assured themselves at least a spot in the playoffs with this win tonight.� Nate Adcock won his 11th game of the season with...