All posts tagged "Brian Leach"

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    Leach Continues Hot Pitching In Arizona

    Mesa Solar Sox  2,  Phoenix Desert Dogs  2  (TIE)

    Runners left in scoring position was the name of today's game, which ended in a tie after 9 innings.  The Solar Sox did a little better than the Desert Dogs in leaving runners on base -- they collected 6 hits...

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    Leach And Dubee Rolling On, Two Hits For Jaramillo and Gonzalez

    The Pirates have signed reliever Justin Thomas to a minor league contract for the 2011 season.� Thomas was removed from the Pirates' 40-man roster at the end of the 2010 season.� He has been pitching for Los Bravos de Margarita, where he has made 5 appearances, for 12.1 innings.� He has a...

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    Three Hits For Harrison In Solar Sox Win

    Mesa Solar Sox� 13,� Surprise Rafters� 5

    The Solar Sox started and ended the game with a bang on Friday afternoon in Arizona.� They plated 5 runs in the top of the 1st, and 4 in the top of the 9th, with 2 more in both the 2nd and 5th innings, as they...

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    Wilson Has Another Tough Start For Mesa

    Peoria Javelinas� 11,� Mesa Solar Sox� 2

    The Mesa Solar Sox were still dealing with the karma rebound from their blow-out win a few days ago, losing to the Javelinas by 9 runs today.� The Sox had three players who recorded two hits each:� 3B Josh Harrison, 1B Josh Satin (Mets), and C...

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    Solar Sox Fall Flat

    Scottsdale Scorpions� 9,� Mesa Solar Sox� 1

    The Solar Sox could not get heated up in last night's Arizona Fall League game in Scottsdale.� The Sox were held to just 5 hits, and managed only one run, and their own 4 errors only made it worse.

    Mesa put one runner on base in three...

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    Leach / Hunter Rematch Goes to Leach

    Mesa Solar Sox� 7,� Scottsdale Scorpions� 6

    Rematch:� Brian Leach vs. Bryce Harper --� strikeout.� Way to go, Brian.

    The Scorpions jumped out to an early lead this afternoon in the Arizona Fall League, but the Solar Sox did not give up -- they chipped away at the lead for a come-from-behind win.� RF...

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    Harrison And Lambo Lead The Solar Sox

    Mesa Solar Sox� 7,� Surprise Rafters� 2

    Mesa batters piled up 5 runs over the first two innings, while their pitchers held the Rafters to just 3 hits in the Arizona Fall League this evening.� RF Andrew Lambo and LF Josh Harrison combined for 5 hits, 4 of which were for extra bases.

    Harrison...

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    Leach Is Not A Fan Of Harper

    Scottsdale Scorpions� 6,� Mesa Solar Sox� 3

    Washington National's 18-year-old outfielder Bryce Harper made his pro debut in the Arizona Fall League, and the Mesa Solar Sox got the short end of the deal.� Harper's first at-bat, against Mesa's Josh Zeid (Phillies) resulted in a sky-high pop-out to short.� Harper lined out to...

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    Solar Sox Outshine Saguaros

    Mesa Solar Sox� 10,� Peoria Saguaros 1

    RF Andrew Lambo singled and doubled for the Solar Sox, who used a 6-run 4th inning to overwhelm the Saguaros in Arizona Fall League play this evening.

    After 3.5 scoreless innings, the Solar Sox opened the bottom of the 4th with a single by DH Brandon...

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    Solar Sox Break Out For 19 Hits

    Mesa Solar Sox� 11,� Surprise Rafters� 6

    The Mesa Solar Sox busted out with 9 runs in the 4th inning and posted a total of 19 hits in their Arizona Fall League win this afternoon.� SS Jordy Mercer, C Tony Sanchez, and 3B Josh Vitters (Cubs) had 3 hits each, and 2B Josh...