All posts tagged "Duke Welker"

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    Curve Split Another Double Header; Three Hits For Maggi And Howard

    The Curve were making up a rained out game with a double header:

    Altoona Curve  2,  Akron Aeros  0     (Game 1)
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    After shutting out the Aeros last night, the Curve pitching staff continued their dominance with another 7 shutout innings in Game 1 of...

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    Taillon’s First Loss; Marauders And Curve Bombarded

    The Power played a double-header this afternoon, and the Curve and Marauders have evening games:

    Lexington Legends  4,  West Virginia Power  2    Game 1 
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    Jameson Taillon suffered his first pro loss this afternoon, as the Power were one-hit in...

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    Santos Homers In Bradenton Loss

    A rainy Tuesday night in the Pirates' minor league organization.  The Indianapolis Indians played their entire game in the rain.  The Altoona Curve's game against the Akron Aeros (in Akron) was postponed due to rain.  It will be made up as part of a double-header on Thursday.  The West Virginia...

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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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    Marte Homers, Three Hits For Grovatt

    A few roster moves before we get to the games:
    The Pirates have signed 1B Gerlis Rodriguez to a minor league contract.  Rodriguez, a Dominican native, played for State College in 2010.  He played about half of his 48 games at first base, and did some DH'ing.  Rodriguez hit .201,...

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    One Inning Ruins Marauders’ Morning; Taillon’s Second Start

    The Indianapolis Indians were rained out on Monday night.  They and the Durham Bulls will try for two on Tuesday.  Tuesday's first game is scheduled for 11:05 am, early for a Baseball In Education Day.  That game is scheduled to be shown on the MLB network.  (It's absolutley pouring down...

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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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    Indians Rained Out; Curve Lose In Extras

    The Indianapolis Indians and the Columbus Clippers were rained out in Columbus tonight.  They will try for two on Monday, beginning at 5 pm.  Sunday's game is scheduled for 4 pm.
    Infielder Pedro Ciriaco was optioned back to the Indians, after just a brief visit to Pittsburgh.  The Pirates' new...

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    Curve Win Home Opener; Four RBI For Baker

    Altoona Curve 2,  Richmond Flying Squirrels  0
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    The Altoona Curve put on a pitching demonstration in their home opener, as four pitchers combined for a shut-out and held the Squirrels to just 3 hits.  Aaron Thompson made the start, and he dominated Richmond.  Thompson retired...

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