All posts tagged "Calvin Anderson"

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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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    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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    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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    Alderson Struggles, Grossman Takes One For the Team

    Richmond Flying Squirrels 4, �Altoona Curve 2 (box)

    Curve starter Tim Alderson had little trouble with the Squirrels for the first four innings on Thursday evening, using two double plays to erase two of the three base runners he'd allowed (two singles and a hit batter). �But he had problems in the...

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    Owens: 6 No-Hit Innings, 11 Strikeouts

    Altoona Curve 9, �Richmond Flying Squirrels 1 (box)

    Rudy Owens shot down the Flying Squirrels on Tuesday night with 6 no-hit innings and 11 strikeouts. �He was one walk away from a perfect game -- after mowing down 17 straight Squirrels, Owens walked Richmond relief pitcher Craig Whitaker. �Owens was clearly not...

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    Mercer and Harrison Lead Curve; Latimore and Holt Lead Marauders

    Two more games in the lower minors on Tuesday... The Power played this afternoon.

    Altoona Curve 5, �Akron Aeros 4 (box)

    The hot-hitting infielders Jordy Mercer and Josh Harrison contributed two hits each, as the Curve held on to defeat the Aeros in Altoona. �The two got going in the bottom...

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    Power Show Their Power, Bradenton Pitchers Shine

    West Virginia Power 8, �Kannapolis Intimidators 1 (box)

    The West Virginia Power powered up, recording 17 hits on their way to 8 runs, to beat the Intimidators in Kannapolis on Monday night. �The West Virginia starter Kyle McPherson was also showing his Power, going 7 innings and allowing just one runs...