All posts tagged "Eric Fryer"

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Curve Shut Out, West Virginia Powers Up

    Harrisburg Senators 7, �Altoona Curve 0 (box)

    It was a tough afternoon in Altoona on Wednesday, as the Curve were held to just 3 hits in this shutout. �1B Matt Hague, RF Miles Durham, and LF Alex Presley were the only Curve batters to get hits, and all three were singles....

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    Rain Cuts Curve Short

    Harrisburg Senators 3, �Altoona Curve 2 (box)

    Rain cut short the late-morning/early afternoon game in Altoona on Tuesday, and didn't give the Curve a chance to catch up to the Senators for a second time. �Starter Derek Hankins gave up an unearned run in the top of the 2nd. �A lead-off double...