All posts tagged "Brooks Pounders"

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    Taillon Pitches Well But No Decision; Three Hits For Marte and Gonzalez

    Friday the Thirteenth was lucky for the Curve and the Power....

    Altoona Curve  6,  Erie SeaWolves  2
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    The Curve posted a lucky 12 hits, as CF Starling Marte led the charge with 3 singles.  Marte, along with 2B Brock Holt got the scoring started with back-to-back...

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    Cain Wins #2, Pribanic Loses His First

    Tuesday night's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues:

    West Virginia Power  5,  Charleston RiverDogs  1
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    Colton Cain took his second win of the season, allowing 3 hits and one run over 5 innings, with one walk and 3 strikeouts.  Cain had some trouble in the...

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    Curve Are Two-Hit; Power Scratch Out 1-0 Win

    Saturday evening action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    Richmond Flying Squirrels  5,  Altoona Curve  0
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    Strong pitching by Richmond and one big inning for the Squirrels' batters combined for another Curve loss.  The Curve were held to just two hits -- one each by...

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    Three Hits For Chambers

    The Pirates' lower minor league affiliates wrap up the month of April:

    Erie SeaWolves  5,  Altoona Curve  0
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    The Curve were held to just 3 hits, plus two walks, as they were shut-out by the SeaWolves.  Their first hit of the game...

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    Marauders Pound Mets With 10-Run Inning

    Bradenton Marauders  12,  St. Lucie Mets  6
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    For the second time in three days, the Marauders put up a big first inning -- and this one was even bigger than the 6-run inning two games ago.  Bradenton sent 14 batters to the plate in the bottom of...

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    Curve Lose Early Lead; Howard Homers

    Pirates' lower minor leaguers in action on Thursday:

    Richmond Flying Squirrels  7,  Altoona Curve  3
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    The Curve had a good start to their game, but lost their early lead in the 6th inning.  LF Quincy Latimore drove in 2 runs in the...

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    Cunningham Homers Twice; Power Hold On For The Win

    Monday evening's games in the Pirates' lower minor leagues

    Harrisburg Senators  6,  Altoona Curve  2
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    The Curve were able to put runners on base but not push them across the plate tonight.  Starter Bryan Morris worked around a...

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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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    2011 Prospect Watching: Taillon, Von Rosenberg And More

    Continuing to work our way up the Pirates' minor league pitching ranks... Zacharys today...

    Jameson Taillon  --   R/R,  6' 6",  225 lb
    Everyone knows about Taillon, the Pirates' #1 draft pick in 2010.   Taillon, who is 19 years old, has a mid-to-high 90's fastball and a hard curve,...