All posts tagged "Jordy Mercer"

  • Analysis
    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
    (box

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

  • Analysis
    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
    (box)

    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...

  • Analysis
    Curve Have An Exciting Morning

    The Curve played a (mostly) morning game today; the Marauders and the Power play in the evening.

    Altoona Curve  13,  Harrisburg Senators  2
    (box

    The Curve had a great morning today, blasting away at the Senators with 13 runs on 18 hits.  All but one of the...

  • Analysis
    Curve Fall In 9th; Cumpton Earns Second Win

    The Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Harrisburg Senators  3,  Altoona Curve  2
    (box

    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...

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



    Bradenton Marauders  6,  Charlotte Stone Crabs  2
    (box)

    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...

  • Analysis
    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
    (box

    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...

  • Analysis
    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,...

  • Analysis
    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
    (box

    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...

  • Analysis
    Pribanic Earns Win #3

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

    Altoona Curve  4,  Akron Aeros  3
    (box

    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...

  • Analysis
    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...