All posts tagged "Jeff Locke"

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    Durham’s Grand Slam Sparks Curve; Marte Back With A Homer

    Monday's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues... the Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Altoona Curve� 11,� Erie SeaWolves� 2 (box)

    RF Miles Durham's grand slam ignited a 9-run 8th inning to lift the Curve over the SeaWolves in the series opener.� Both teams put runners on base in the...

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    Three Hits For Avila, Three RBI for Noris

    Wednesday, with games going on all afternoon and evening....

    Bradenton Marauders� 3,� Tampa Yankees� 1 (box)

    A 3-run 5th inning was all it took from the Marauders' bats this afternoon.� The inning began with 3B Jose De Los Santos reaching base on a fielding error.� RF Robbie Grossman singled, moving De Los...

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    Locke Wins Curve Debut; Latimore’s Walk-Off Homer

    Friday evening's news....

    Altoona Curve� 3,� Harrisburg Senator� 0 (box)

    Three Curve pitchers combined for a shutout, as starter Jeff Locke earned the win in his Curve debut.� Locke pitched 5 scoreless innings and struck out 5 batters.� He scattered 4 hits, and did not allow a walk.� Tony Watson relieved Locke to...

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    Bixler Returns; Krol Saves #21

    IMG_3495The Pittsburgh Pirates have reaquired infielder Brian Bixler (photo) from the Cleveland Indians' organization.� Bixler, who was originally drafted by the Pirates in the second round of the 2004 draft, played in the Pirates' organization for all of his career until...

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    Duke Pitches Well In 2nd Rehab Start; 3 Rehab Hits For Friday

    Saturday's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    Altoona Curve� 2,� Richmond Flying Squirrels� 1 (box)

    Zach Duke pitched 4 rehab innings, allowing only one run on two hits and a walk.� Double plays got Duke out of the 1st inning, when a runner reached on Duke's fielding error, and out of...

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    Krol’s 19th Save; Fienemann’s 2nd Win

    IMG_3884The GCL Pirates were off, as usual for a Sunday. �In other holiday action....

    Bradenton Marauders �5, �Palm Beach Cardinals �3 (box)

    The Marauders jumped out to an early lead with 3 runs in the bottom of the 2nd inning. �1B Calvin...

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    Curve Fall Apart in 9th; Grossman and Huber With 4 Hits Each

    Binghamton Mets �7, �Altoona Curve �6 (box)

    The Curve thought they were in the drivers' seat going in to the bottom of the 9th. �They were leading the Mets, 6-1. �Their starter Bryan Morris had pitched 7 innings and allowed only that one run on two walks and a single in...

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    Morris Wins For Curve, Cain Debuts

    Wednesday's action in the rest of the Pirates' minor league organization. �The West Virginia Power had the day off, wrapping up the South Atlantic League's All-Star break

    Altoona Curve �8, �Portland Sea Dogs �1 (box)

    Bryan Morris pitched into the 7th inning in his 4th win of the season, allowing only one...

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    Spikes Open The Season With A Loss; Hughes Wins #9, Krol Saves #17

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

    The Spikes opened their season on the road tonight, unfortunately on the losing end. �Starter Zack Von Rosenberg, who had pitched just one inning in the 2009 season, was charged with the loss. �He pitched 4 innings, and allowed 4 runs on 7...

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    Latimore, Locke, and Krol Shine In Florida State League All-Star Game

    Eight members of the Bradenton Marauders were initially named to the 2010 Florida State League South Division All-Star squad:

    Pitchers Bryan Morris, Jeff Locke, Nate Adcock, and Noah Krol

    Catcher Tony Sanchez

    Infielders Brock Holt and Jeremy Farrell

    Outfielder Quincy Latimore

    Morris has been promoted to AA Altoona, so he wasn't going to be able to play....