All posts tagged "Exicardo Cayonez"

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    State College Season Begins; Von Rosenberg Wins #3

    Friday's action with the Pirate's lower minor league teams -- the brief version, as we're on the road:

    The Bradenton Marauders are off for the Florida State League's All-Star weekend.  The 50th FSL All-Star Game will be played on Saturday, in Clearwater, FL.  Representing the Marauders:  C Ramon Cabrera...

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    Fall and Winter League Rosters

    The Arizona Fall League begins play today, with seven Pirates' farmhands on the roster for the Mesa Solar Sox.� Players from the Los Angeles Angels, the Philadelphia Phillies, the Chicago Cubs, and the New York Mets will round out the Solar Sox' roster. � Pitchers Brian Leach, Aaron Pribanic, and Justin Wilson...

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    Curve Split Two, Owens Wins #11, Cain Wins #1

    Lots of action for the Pirates' minor league affiliates on Thursday....

    Richmond Flying Squirrels� 9,� Altoona Curve� 6�� (Game 1)..� (box)

    This was the wrap-up of a suspended game from... awhile back.� 2B Jordy Mercer had 3 hits in the game with an RBI, and LF Jim Negrych had a single, a double,...

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    Mercer Gets 4 Hits And Walk-Off; Cunningham Homers In The 12th

    Less action than planned on Tuesday for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates, mostly due to rain in the Bradenton area.� The Marauders' game against the St. Lucie Mets was postponed.� They will try for two tomorrow.� Yesterday's game between the Fort Myer Miracle and the Marauders was also rained out, as...

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    Two Homers By Harrison Aren’t Enough; Maggi Debuts

    Early and late action for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    Portland Sea Dogs� 9,� Altoona Curve� 8 (box)

    Two home runs by 3B Josh Harrison and an early lead from a 5-run 2nd inning were washed away by the Sea Dogs' 6-run 7th inning this afternoon.� Harrison, the second batter of the...

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    7 Shutout Innings For Locke; Error-o-rama For Bradenton

    A full day of action for the Pirates' minor league affiliates on Wednesday

    Altoona Curve� 1,� Portland Sea Dogs� 0 (box)

    Jeff Locke pitched 7 shut-out innings and struck out 8 batters to earn his 2nd win with the Curve.� Locke scattered 3 hits and one walk in those 7 innings.� All three...

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    Marauders Blast Cardinals, Power Split DoubleHeader

    A little lighter schedule in the Pirates' lower minor leagues tonight -- the Altoona Curve and the State College Spikes both had scheduled days off.

    The Pirates have signed their top two draft picks, righty pitchers Jameson Taillon and Stetson Allie, just a few hours before the midnight deadline.� That makes 27 of...

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    Farrell Returns To Marauders

    Monday's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues...�� The Altoona Curve had a scheduled day off.

    Palm Beach Cardinals� 6,� Bradenton Marauders� 5 (box)

    The Marauders wanted to celebrate the return of 3B Jeremy Farrell with a big win, but a 3-run 7th inning by the Cardinals spoiled their plans.� Farrell finished his...

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    Six Scoreless Innings For Watson and Von Rosenberg

    Thursday's action with the Pirates' minor league affiliates....

    Altoona Curve� 6,� Akron Aeros� 1 (box)

    Starter Tony Watson dominated the Aeros with 6 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits, no walks, while striking out 3 batters.� Watson retired the first 13 batters he faced, before allowing a single with one out in...

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    Owens Dominates In 9th Win; Spikes Are One-Hit

    A few roster moves:� The Pirates have designated pitcher Steven Jackson for assignment, so that a roster space on both the 25-man and 40-man rosters will be available.� That will make room for reliefer Chris Resop, who the Pirates picked up off waivers from the Braves today.

    1B/OF Steve Pearce's surgery on his...