All posts tagged "Brock Holt"

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    Gimenez And Brito Homer Two Days In A Row; Morris Wins #2 For Curve

    The Indianapolis Indians had a scheduled off day on Wednesday, but the rest of the minor league organization was going strong, beginning with an early game in West Virginia:

    Lexington Legends �5, �West Virginia Power �4 (box)

    The Power and the Legends played a late-morning game for the second time in two...

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    Curve Win Lucky 7th Straight; Krol Earns Lucky 13th Save;

    Altoona Curve �5, �Akron Aeros �3 (box)

    Rudy Owens earned his 4th win of the season, as the Curve won their 7th straight game and moved to 4 games ahead of second-place Richmond in the Eastern League's Western Division.SS Chase d'Arnaud belted 3 hits and four Curve batters had 2 hits...

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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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    Three Hits Can Be Good Or Bad

    Two games, each with one team collecting only 3 hits... which can be good or bad

    Bradenton Marauders �2, �Clearwater Threshers �0 (box)

    In this game, "only 3 hits" was good, because it was the Marauders' pitching staff who held the Threshers to just 3 hits. �Nate Adcock made the start and...

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    Curve Take Two From Erie

    Saturday evening wins for the entire Pirates' minor league system!

    Altoona Curve 8, �Erie SeaWolves 3 � �Game 1 (box)

    Altoona had a double-header, making up for a game that had been rained out back in April. �The Curve exploded out of the box with a 4-run 1st inning and never looked...

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    Moskos Saves #9, Krol Saves #10

    Another day with one afternoon game and two evening games in the lower part of the Pirates' minor league affiliates:

    Altoona Curve �2, �Akron Aeros �1 (box)

    The Curve and the Aeros could have skipped all the other innings and just played the 7th �-- that was the only one that turned out...

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    Altoona One-Hit; Bradenton Wins With 5-Run 10th

    Akron Aeros �2, �Altoona Curve �0 (box)

    CF Gorkys Hernandez had the Curve's only hit on Tuesday night as three Akron pitchers combined for the one-hit shut out. �Aeros' Scott Barnes earned the win with 5.1 hitless and scoreless innings, then Steven Wright followed with 1.2 more hitless and scoreless innings....

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    Marte To Have Hand Surgery; Hughes Is Pitcher Of The Week

    The Altoona Curve had a scheduled day off on Monday. �The West Virginia Power were rained out. �They will play two against the Delmarva Shorebirds on Tuesday, beginning at 6:05 pm.

    That leaves just the Bradenton Marauders playing on Monday evening. �First, a few updates:

    OF Starling Marte's visit to the hand surgeon in...

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    Black’s Season Debut; Presley’s On A Tear; Morris Promoted

    The big news on Sunday afternoon in the Pirates' minor league organization is that the team has promoted righty starter Bryan Morris from Bradenton to AA Altoona. �Morris won his 3rd victory for the Marauders yesterday, and has been mowing 'em down in the Florida State League. �In 44.2 innings, Morris has...

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    Ford Homers From Both Sides, Hughes With 7th Win

    Altoona Curve �9, � Richmond Flying Squirrels �2 (box)

    Jared Hughes earned his 7th win, the most of any pitcher in the Eastern League, as the Curve beat the Flying Squirrels in Richmond on Saturday evening. �Hughes allowed two runs (one earned) on 4 hits and 2 walks, while striking out...