All posts tagged "Gift Ngoepe"

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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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    Big 6th Inning For Curve; Miller’s Second Win

    Fun with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates on Thursday night...

    Altoona Curve  7,  Erie SeaWolves 2
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    A big 6-run 6th inning gave the Curve the win over Erie, despite the SeaWolves out-hitting the Curve 15 - 6.  

    The Curve got onto the scoreboard...

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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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    Pribanic Earns Win #3, Krol Earns Save #7

    The Curve played another mid-day game today, with the stadium full of school kids

    Altoona Curve  4,  Akron Aeros  3
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    The Curve hung on for the win, despite being out-hit 12-6 by the Aeros.  Aaron Pribanic earned his third win of the season, and Noah...

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    Three Hits For Chambers

    The Pirates' lower minor league affiliates wrap up the month of April:

    Erie SeaWolves  5,  Altoona Curve  0
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    The Curve were held to just 3 hits, plus two walks, as they were shut-out by the SeaWolves.  Their first hit of the game...

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    Grossman’s Lead-Off Homer; Power Are Two-Hit

    Altoona Curve  8,  Erie SeaWolves  6
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    Two big innings gave the Curve enough runs to withstand a late-inning rally by the SeaWolves and take the win to open this series.  The Curve got started with a two-out rally which scored 4...

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    McSwain’s AA Debut; Latimore Homers Twice

    Pirates' lower minor league action for Thursday:  the Curve had an early game, and the Marauders and the Power play in the evening

    Harrisburg Senators  6,  Altoona Curve  2
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    Matt McSwain made his AA debut today with the Curve, after being promoted from...

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    Taillon’s Debut Cut Short; Curve Win In 11

    Wednesday evening with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    West Virginia Power  7,  Hagerstown Suns  1...... suspended in the 2nd inning
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    Jameson Taillon made his pro debut tonight in West Virginia, but Mother Nature made it shorter than might have been planned....

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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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    Marauders Sweep Series; Locke Gets 10 K’s

    The Marauders had an early game today, for the school kids.  The Curve and the Power play later:

    Bradenton Marauders  8,  Palm Beach Cardinals  1
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    The Marauders swept a series for the first time this season with today's win over the Cardinals.  It was an early...