All posts tagged "Kris Watts"

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    Triple Play For Curve; Barthmaier’s Season Debut

    Akron Aeros �5, �Altoona Curve �2 (box)

    The Curve turned the second double play in their history today, in an early game in Akron. �In the 6th inning, with reliever Derek Hankins on the mound,�Akron's LF Cristo Arnal led off with a single, and former Curve and Indy Indian C Miguel...

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    Presley Homers Twice, Alderson And Baker Dominate In Starts

    Altoona Curve �11, �Akron Aeros �1 (box)

    LF Alex Presley missed hitting for the cycle on Monday night in Akron, because he lacked a single. �He probably doesn't mind, though, because what he substituted for the missing single was his second home run of the night, as he went 4-for-5 and...

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    Curve Take Two From Erie

    Saturday evening wins for the entire Pirates' minor league system!

    Altoona Curve 8, �Erie SeaWolves 3 � �Game 1 (box)

    Altoona had a double-header, making up for a game that had been rained out back in April. �The Curve exploded out of the box with a 4-run 1st inning and never looked...

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    Moskos Saves #9, Krol Saves #10

    Another day with one afternoon game and two evening games in the lower part of the Pirates' minor league affiliates:

    Altoona Curve �2, �Akron Aeros �1 (box)

    The Curve and the Aeros could have skipped all the other innings and just played the 7th �-- that was the only one that turned out...

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    Curve Rallies Fall Short; Power Held To 3 Hits

    Erie SeaWolves 10, �Altoona Curve 7 (box)

    A 4-run rally in the 8th and a franchise-record 16 opposing batters struck out could not push the Curve past the SeaWolves on Sunday in Altoona. �Curve batters C Kris Watts doubled twice and 1B Matt Hague singled twice in the losing effort.

    The Curve...

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    Three Hits For Watts; Power Split Doubleheader

    Sunday afternoon's games for the Pirates minor league affiliates:

    Erie SeaWolves 10, �Altoona Curve 3 (box)

    Six runs in the 3rd inning gave the SeaWolves a huge boost over the Curve in the series finale, and the Curve could not catch up, despite 3 hits from C Kris Watts. Curve starter Jared Hughes...

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    Negrych and Watts Lead Curve In Sweep; 10 K’s For Locke

    Altoona Curve �9, �Akron Aeros 6 (box)

    The Curve swept the 3-game series with the Akron Aeros in their own park with an afternoon win on Wednesday. �DH Jim Negrych continued his hot hitting by going 3-for-4 at the plate, including 2 doubles. �C Kris Watts added a 2-run homer, and SS...

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    Curve Make Strasbourg Work For Win; Power Win #1

    Harrisburg Senators 6, �Altoona Curve 4 (box)

    As the world looked in on the baseball-happy town of Altoona, via ESPNews and MLB, Stephen Strasburg made his pro debut against the Curve. �Some people, maybe those who thought Strasburg didn't need to bother with the minors at all, �may have thought that Strasburg...

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    Curve Players Look Solid In Pirates’ Last Spring Game

    Phillies (Reading Phillies) �4, �Pirates (Altoona Curve) �3 � (box)

    The Pirates' spring training schedule ended this afternoon with another game at Citizens' Bank Park in Philadelphia. �The starters got things going, and the Philadelphia starters did all of their scoring, but by the end of the game, it was mostly the...