All posts tagged "Gabriel Alvarado"

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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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    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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    Wins For Molleken, Adcock and Erickson; Saves for Moskos, Krol, and Foster

    The Indianapolis Indians lost, but the rest of the Pirates' affiliates won on Saturday.

    Altoona Curve �9, �Erie SeaWolves �7 (box)

    A 6-run 2nd inning boosted the Curve to an early lead, and a late-inning rally kept them on top for a win at home on Saturday. �The Curve sent 11 batters...

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    Three HIts for Marauders, Power, and Harrison

    Three hits were the common theme in these minor league games on Monday:

    Palm Beach Cardinals �1, �Bradenton Marauders �0 (box)

    The Marauders were held to just 3 hits in this shut-out on Monday night in Palm Beach. �CF Robbie Grossman, DH Starling Marte, and C Tony Sanchez were the only batters to...

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    Baker and Noris Help Welker With An Afternoon Win

    As expected, the Pirates have called up righty�Jeff Karstens from Indianapolis to help them with their pitching woes. �Karstens will have to be added to the 40-man roster -- he was removed from it back in November. �Over the past few weeks, Karstens had made 4 relief appearances for the Indy Indians,...

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    Mercer, Presley, Holt All Post 3 Hits, Owens Earns Win

    Altoona Curve 3, �Erie SeaWolves 2 (box)

    3B Jordy Mercer was the man of the night for the Curve, as he went 3-for-4 at the plate, raising his batting average to .348. �He drove in two of the Curve's three runs and scored the first and third. �LF Alex Presley went 3-for-3,...

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    Negrych Sparks Two Rallies; Sanchez Homers

    Erie SeaWolves 6, �Altoona Curve 5 (box)

    DH Jim Negrych did his best to be the hero for the Curve in the afternoon game against the SeaWolves in Erie. �He tied the game with a 2-run homer in the 8th inning. �He hit a key 2-run double in the top of the...

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    Power Pitchers Combine For Shutout

    West Virginia Power �2, �Charleston River Dogs �0 (box)

    Three Power pitchers combined to pitch a 7-hit shutout of the Charleston (South Carolina) River Dogs in a mid-day game in South Carolina today.

    The River Dogs had at least one runner on base in every inning, but the Power pitchers did an excellent...