All posts tagged "Jeremy Farrell"

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    Curve Split Double Header; Homers For Diaz, Baker, And Grossman

    Thursday night's action with the Pirates' lower minor league teams.....


    Akron Aeros  6,  Altoona Curve  1      (Game 1)
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    The Aeros began today's double-header with a 5-run 1st inning, and the Curve could not catch up in Game 1.  2B Brock...

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    Pribanic Pitches 6 Scoreless; Marauders Are One-Hit

    After wins for everyone on Saturday, it's losses for everyone on Sunday:

    Erie SeaWolves  2,  Altoona Curve  1  
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    It took 13 innings to finish this pitching duel, when the Curve could not respond to a run scored by the SeaWolves in the...

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    Homers And Wins For Everyone

    Wins for everyone in the Pirates' minor league system on Saturday... and each of these winners scored 6 runs:

    Altoona Curve  6,  Erie SeaWolves  5
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    The Curve rallied with 4 runs in the bottom of the 8th, for a come-from-behind win, extending their winning streak to...

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    Curve Fall In 9th; Cumpton Earns Second Win

    The Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Harrisburg Senators  3,  Altoona Curve  2
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    Three walks and an RBI ground out in the bottom of the 9th gave the Senators a walk-off win against the Curve.  
    Altoona had scored first, on 3B Jeremy Farrell's...

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    Wins All Around For the Minor Affiliates, Including Taillon’s First



    Bradenton Marauders  6,  Charlotte Stone Crabs  2
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    Three 2-run innings gave the Marauders enough fire power to get past the Stone Crabs and salvage the last game of this 3-game series.  Starter Kyle McPherson earned his second win of the season, allowing 2 runs on...

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    Curve Are Two-Hit; Power Scratch Out 1-0 Win

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

    Richmond Flying Squirrels  5,  Altoona Curve  0
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    Strong pitching by Richmond and one big inning for the Squirrels' batters combined for another Curve loss.  The Curve were held to just two hits -- one each by...

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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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    Bowker Goes To Indy; Marauders’ Rally With 5 Runs

    The Indianapolis Indians and the West Virginia Power both had scheduled days off today.  

    Roster moves:
    OF John Bowker, who was DFA'ed last week, has cleared waivers and has been assigned to the Indianapolis Indians.
    LHP Dan Meyer has been activated off the Indians' disabled list.
    RHP Chris...

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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...