All posts tagged "Brian Leach"

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    Taillon’s First Loss; Marauders And Curve Bombarded

    The Power played a double-header this afternoon, and the Curve and Marauders have evening games:

    Lexington Legends  4,  West Virginia Power  2    Game 1 
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    Jameson Taillon suffered his first pro loss this afternoon, as the Power were one-hit in...

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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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    Grossman’s Lead-Off Homer; Power Are Two-Hit

    Altoona Curve  8,  Erie SeaWolves  6
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    Two big innings gave the Curve enough runs to withstand a late-inning rally by the SeaWolves and take the win to open this series.  The Curve got started with a two-out rally which scored 4...

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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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    Three Hits For Rojas, But Losses All Around

    Losses all around in the Pirates' minor league organization:

    Augusta Green Jackets  5,  West Virginia Power  3
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    A 4-run 2nd inning by Augusta had the Power trying to catch up for most of the game.  With Zack Dodson getting the start, Augusta scored on two singles,...

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    Morris Shines For Curve; Marauders Blast Jupiter

    Three wins for the Pirates' lower minor league teams on Tuesday:


    Altoona Curve  2,  Akron Aeros  0

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    Starter Bryan Morris threw 6 shutout innings to lead the Curve over the Aeros in Akron.  Morris scattered 4 hits and a walk, while striking out 3...

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    Thompson And Curve Get The Win

    It's like they said in the movie "Bull Durham":  some days you win, some days you lose, some days it rains.  Again on Saturday, the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates experienced all three. 

    It rained again in West Virginia.  The Power and the Savannah Sand Gnats will try for...

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    2011 Prospect Watching: Pribanic. Leach, And Friends

    Moving on up, as we look at the Pirates' minor league pitchers....

    Aaron Pribanic --
      R/R,  6' 4",  200 lb
    Pribanic came to the Pirates in July 2009, as a part of the trade with the Mariners for Jack Wilson and Ian Snell.  He was assigned to West...

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    Arizona Fall League Wrap

    The Arizona Fall League wrapped up with the Championship Game on Saturday.  The Scottsdale Scorpions beat the Peoria Javelinas 3-2.  Each team posted 7 hits, with RF Adam Loewen (Blue Jays) going 3-for-3 for the Javelinas.  Loewen's first single contributed to the Javelina's first run in the top of the...

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    Tie Eliminates Solar Sox From Playoffs

    MESA SOLAR SOX  5,  PHOENIX DESERT DOGS  5   (TIE)
     
    Starter Justin Wilson pitched into the 4th inning and allowed 2 runs, but the game ended in a tie.  That means that the Solar Sox will not be able to catch...