All posts tagged "Joe Martinez"

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    Uviedo Wins, Gimenez Homers

    Not many winter league playoff games today, but a few player moves:
    LHP Wil Ledezma had been DFA'ed right before Christmas, and yesterday he was claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays.
    Both INF Delwyn Young and RHP Brian Bass signed minor league contracts with the Phillies today.  
    Earlier...

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    Personnel Shuffles; Loss For Nieve

    Several moves, shuffling personnel around:

    RHP Joe Martinez, who came to the Pirates from the Giants (with John Bowker) in July, was removed from the Pirates' 40-man roster and designated for assignment.  That frees up a roster spot for newly signed starter Kevin Correia.  Martinez joined the Indy Indians...

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    The Confusing Case of Matt Walbeck

    The confusing case of Matt Walbeck, the Eastern League Manager of the Year, now jobless since the Pirates have declined to renew his contract....� I have no direct knowledge, not being in or around Altoona.

    From Corey Giger of the Altoona Mirror:� "It's simple and complicated",�� and� it's going to give...

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    Curve Hold Their Own Against Pettitte, But Lose Game One

    Trenton Thunder� 3,� Altoona Curve� 2 ...���� (box)

    Curve starter Rudy Owens faced off against National's phenom pitcher Stephen Strasbourg at the beginning of the season, and held his own.� Now he winds down the season by facing off against New York Yankees' rehabbing star Andy Pettitte -- and...

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    Moss Takes IL RBI Title As Indians Win

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    RF Brandon Moss's (photo) double in the top of the 7th inning gave the Indians the winning run and gave Moss his league-leading 96th RBI at Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville,...

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    Indians’ Bats Quiet Again

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    Jason Jaramillo and Brad Lincoln try to reassure umpire Chad Whitson.

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    Columbus Clippers� 4,� Indianapolis Indians� 1 .....��� (box)

    IMG_4546Pitchers Brad Lincoln (photo) and Joe Martinez piggy-backed through 7 innings...

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    Tough First Inning Sinks Indians

    Toledo Mud Hens� 8,� Indianapolis Indians� 2 ..����� (box)

    IMG_4387Five runs in the 1st inning gave the Toledo Mud Hens a lead they would not give up, as they defeated the Indianapolis Indians at Victory Field tonight.

    Joe Martinez...

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    Presley And Indians Capitalize On Bats’ Mistakes

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    Alex Presley is congratulated after his home run





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    Indianapolis Indians� 4,� Louisville Bats� 2 (box)

    IMG_4435The Indians were...

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    Stolen Bases Hurt Indians

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    Pedro Ciriaco, airborne over Brian Bixler

    Syracuse Chiefs� 11,� Indianapolis Indians� 4 (box)

    IMG_4386Six stolen bases by the Chiefs, wild pitches, and double plays that weren't turned made the difference...

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    Indians Turn The Tide

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    Indianapolis Indians� 10,� Norfolk Tides� 6 (box)

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    Joe Martinez made his home debut and his first start for the Indianapolis Indians tonight at Victory Field, and he earned his...