All posts tagged "Jeff Locke"

  • Analysis
    What Has Jeff Locke Been Working on Since We Last Saw Him?

    Jeff Locke got the call to the majors today, although it doesn't look like he will be replacing Kevin Correia in the rotation, which is disappointing. We saw Locke in the majors last September, when he put up a 6.48 ERA in 16.2 innings over four starts, along with a 5:10 K/BB...

  • Transactions
    Jeff Locke Called Up

    The Pittsburgh Pirates will call up left-hander Jeff Locke, Pirates Prospects has learned. Locke was scheduled to make his start today for the Indianapolis Indians. Rick VandenHurk will now be making that start with Locke getting the call. It's unknown right now what Locke's role will be, but the timing is interesting....

  • Schedule
    Minor League Schedule: 5/20/12

    The highlights of today’s schedule are the second start of the year for Tim Alderson and Jeff Locke making his ninth start in Indianapolis. Locke was ranked 11th overall in the Pirates Prospects 2012 Prospect Guide. *** Jeff Locke has been called up to the majors since this was posted. Details here***A...

  • Prospect Reports
    Shut Out Is A Tough Start To Indians’ Road Trip

    Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  4,  Indianapolis Indians  0 (Box)   The Indianapolis Indians just finished a very successful home stand, winning 8 of 10 games, and propelling themselves into first place in the International League Western Division.  Today they began an 8-game road trip and a 4-game series against Lehigh Valley, but...

  • Schedule
    Minor League Schedule: 5/15/12

    Altoona was off yesterday. They resume their schedule tonight with Tim Alderson on the mound, making his first start of the season. Jameson Taillon starts tonight. He is third in the Florida State League in both ERA and WHIP (0.87), while ranking tenth in strikeouts. A full recap of yesterday’s games can...

  • Analysis
    The Rise of The Altoona Four

    Like any good superhero trilogy, the first movie introduces the viewer to the heroes.  By the end of the movie, the team is united and ready to fight evil.  However, the second movie usually introduces some type of conflict, whether internal or external, that challenges the team and makes them all question...

  • Prospect Reports
    Indians’ Streak Snapped As Locke Struggles

    Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  5,  Indianapolis Indians  1 (Box)   The Indianapolis Indians had their 5-game winning streak snapped this afternoon at Victory Field, as the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs took advantage of Tribe starter Jeff Locke’s struggles in the 2nd and 3rd innings.  The Indians still won the series against the...

  • Schedule
    Minor League Schedule: 5/10/12

    West Virginia was off yesterday. They begin a seven game homestand tonight. Indianapolis has a morning start time today. Yesterday, Altoona completed the suspended game from Tuesday night first, then played their regularly scheduled game. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here. Triple-A: Indianapolis (19-13) VS Lehigh Valley (17-15)...

  • Top Stories
    The Altoona Four Providing Depth and Trade Chips

    Jeff Locke, Bryan Morris, Rudy Owens, and Justin Wilson earned the group name “The Altoona Four” after all four pitchers put up strong numbers at the Double-A level in 2010. All four pitchers were expected to move up at some point in 2011. That point came at the start of the year...

  • Prospect Notebook
    Prospect Notebook: Cole and Taillon On the Right Track For Double-A

    Top pitching prospects Gerrit Cole and Jameson Taillon are both off to strong starts in high-A Bradenton.  After Sunday’s start, Cole has a 3.54 ERA in 28 innings during his first professional season, with a 34:10 K/BB ratio. He has struck out at least a batter an inning in each of his...

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