All posts tagged "Kris Watts"

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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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    Marauders and Spikes Win Shut-Outs

    Sunday afternoon and evening with the Pirates' minor league affiliates.....as usual, the GCL Pirates are off today.� The West Virginia Power and the Hagerstown Suns apparently did not have any sun, and their game was postponed.� They will try for two on Monday.

    Altoona Curve 6,� Trenton Thunder� 4 (box)

    The Thunder thundered...

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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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    Loss For Owens, Win for McSwain

    The State College Spikes have a scheduled day off today, and the GCL Pirates were washed out again.

    Binghamton Mets �9, �Altoona Curve �6 (box)

    Three runs in the top of the 10th broke a 6-6 tie and gave the Mets the extra-inning win. �Ramon Aguero took the mound for the Curve...

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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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    Spikes Lose Home Opener; Extra Inning Wins For Curve And Marauders

    Saturday's games for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates

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

    A full house sell-out in State College went home disappointed tonight, as the Spikes lost their home opener. �The Crosscutters scored 2 runs off starter Zack Dodson in the 2nd inning, on a walk, a...

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    Homers For Anderson (2), Harrison, Latimore, Chambers, and Both Hernandezes

    Lots of home runs in the minor leagues tonight, including Jim Negrych's 2-run homer that won the game for the Indianapolis Indians.

    Bradenton Marauders �9, �Jupiter Hammerheads �7 (box)

    A 5-run inning boosted the Marauders in the early part of the game, and then the Marauders had to use three home runs...

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    Curve Hold On For Win Over Rock Cats

    The Bradenton Marauders and the Florida State League had a scheduled day off today, after yesterday's All-Star Game. �The West Virginia Power also had a scheduled day off. � That leaves just the Curve...

    Altoona Curve �6, �New Britain Rock Cats �5 (box)

    The Curve broke a 4-4 tie in the bottom...

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    Altoona Is No-Hit Victim in Night Cap

    Game 1: �Altoona Curve �3, �Harrisburg Senators �2 (box)

    The Curve got the evening off to a good start in the first of two 7-inning games, as they made up for the rain-out on Wednesday. �C Kris Watts led the offense with 2 hits and SS Chase d'Arnaud drove in 2 of the...

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    Alderson Is POW, Hughes Earns 8th Win

    Curve pitcher Tim Alderson was named the Eastern League's Pitcher Of The Week, for the week of May 24 - 30. �Alderson won two starts during that week, on the 24th and the 29th. �In 13 innings of work, he gave up only one run on 8 hits and 3 walks, with...