All posts tagged "Gerlis Rodriguez"

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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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    Really Last Minute Roster Moves

    This is the time of year when teams release players from their minor league camps - those who are not going to fit into the organization's plans.  The Pirates have released these players:

    Inf Adenson Chourio  --  West Virginia and Bradenton in 2010
    Inf Christian Colonel -- he'd just...

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    2011 Prospect Watching: Trinidad and Rodriguez

    Looking at the Pirates' prospects as spring training continues...  Today we'll begin with the first basemen, moving up from the lower levels to the upper levels of the organization.

    Michaelangel Trinidad  --  L/L,  5' 11",  232 lb
    Trinidad is a 22-year-old Curacao native who has been in the Pirates' organization since...

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    Marauders Clinch Playoff Spot

    On Friday night, all of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost.� On Saturday night, all but State College won....

    Bradenton Marauders� 4,� Charlotte Stone Crabs� 2 ...���� (box)

    The Marauders assured themselves at least a spot in the playoffs with this win tonight.� Nate Adcock won his 11th game of the season with...

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    Spikes’ Walk-Off Win; Welker Makes A+ Debut

    Bradenton catcher Eric Fryer, who was hit in the face by a pitch on Thursday night, has broken facial bones around his eye. �That will require surgery to fix -- get the bones properly aligned and stabilized. �He's going to be out of action for at least several weeks and possibly for...

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    Spikes Lose Home Opener; Extra Inning Wins For Curve And Marauders

    Saturday's games for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates

    Williamsburg Crosscutters �5, �State College Spikes �3 (box)

    A full house sell-out in State College went home disappointed tonight, as the Spikes lost their home opener. �The Crosscutters scored 2 runs off starter Zack Dodson in the 2nd inning, on a walk, a...