All posts tagged "Brian Leach"

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    Morris Loses In Pre-Futures Start; Power Win In 10

    Thursdays' action in the Pirates lower minor league organization:

    Binghamton Mets �4, �Altoona Curve �3 (box)

    It only took two innings to get all the scoring done in this game, as Bryan Morris suffered his 4th loss with the Curve in what will be his last start before the All-Star break and...

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    Spikes’ Walk-Off Win; Welker Makes A+ Debut

    Bradenton catcher Eric Fryer, who was hit in the face by a pitch on Thursday night, has broken facial bones around his eye. �That will require surgery to fix -- get the bones properly aligned and stabilized. �He's going to be out of action for at least several weeks and possibly for...

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    GCL Season Opens; Spikes Find First Win

    The Altoona Curve and the West Virginia Power both had scheduled days off on Monday. �The Power are starting their 3-day All-Star break, with the South Atlantic League's All-Star Game scheduled for Tuesday.

    GCL Yankees 10, �GCL Pirates 8 (box)

    The Pirates posted a 4-run 5th inning and scored their 8 runs on...

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    Leach Pitches 7 Shutout Innings; Power Lose #6 Straight

    Bradenton Marauders �13, �St. Lucie Mets �1 (box)

    Brian Leach won his third game of the season with 7 shutout innings against St. Lucie. �Leach scattered 4 hits, no walks, and had one batter reach base on an error. �He never had more than one runner on base in any one...

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    Leach Pitches Well In Marauders’ Loss

    The Altoona Curve and the Harrisburg Senators were rained out tonight. �They will play a double header on Thursday, beginning at 5:30 pm.

    The West Virginia Power have a scheduled day off today.

    That leaves just the Marauders:

    Fort Myers Miracle �3, �Bradenton Marauders �2 (box)

    A late-inning rally by the Miracle broke the...

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    Hernandez Homers, Owens Wins #6

    Friday night business.... the State College Spikes (Short-season A level) begin their season two weeks from today. �The Gulf Coast League Pirates, who will share McKechnie Field with the Marauders, begin their season on June 21st.

    While the team rosters have not been formally announced yet, there have been some player moves: �C/INF...

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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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    Presley Homers Twice, Alderson And Baker Dominate In Starts

    Altoona Curve �11, �Akron Aeros �1 (box)

    LF Alex Presley missed hitting for the cycle on Monday night in Akron, because he lacked a single. �He probably doesn't mind, though, because what he substituted for the missing single was his second home run of the night, as he went 4-for-5 and...

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    Gourley Debuts As Marauders Lose; McPherson Strikes Out 10

    One early game in the rest of the Pirates' minor league organization on Wednesday, and two later games:

    Dunedin Blue Jays �2, �Bradenton Marauders �1 (box)

    The Blue Jays broke a tie that had lasted 5 innings with a run in the bottom of the 9th to take the win over the Marauders...

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    Marauders Win Pitching Duel

    Bradenton Marauders 1, �Fort Myers Miracle �0 (box)

    The Marauders were out-hit 4 -2, but they needed only one hit to score the only run of the game and beat the Miracle on Friday night. �Bradenton starter Brian Leach pitched 4 innings and worked around at least one base runner in three...