All posts tagged "Kyle Morgan"

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    More Players Released

    The Pirates have announced the release of 9 players from the minor league ranks:

    From Bradenton: 
    OF Erik Huber -- Pirates' 12th round pick in the 2007 draft.  Huber's best season was 2009, when he hit .318 with 40 RBI in 72 games for West Virginia,...

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    Losses All Around

    Losses for all of the Pirates' affiliates on Friday night:

    Reading Phillies� 9,� Altoona Curve� 4 ...������� (box)

    The R-Phils attacked Curve starter Jared Hughes early, and the Curve bats could not keep up.� Hughes retired the side in order in the 1st inning, but gave up 3 unearned runs on a...

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    Marauders Blast Cardinals, Power Split DoubleHeader

    A little lighter schedule in the Pirates' lower minor leagues tonight -- the Altoona Curve and the State College Spikes both had scheduled days off.

    The Pirates have signed their top two draft picks, righty pitchers Jameson Taillon and Stetson Allie, just a few hours before the midnight deadline.� That makes 27 of...

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    Curve Lose In Extras; Marauders Split Twin Bill

    Sunday's games in the Pirates' lower minor leagues were partially hampered by rain.... The GCL Pirates again had today off.

    The State College Spikes and the Aberdeen IronBirds fell victim to rain.� That game will not be made up, as the Spikes are not scheduled to play Aberdeen again this season.� Tomorrow is...

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    Six Scoreless Innings For Watson and Von Rosenberg

    Thursday's action with the Pirates' minor league affiliates....

    Altoona Curve� 6,� Akron Aeros� 1 (box)

    Starter Tony Watson dominated the Aeros with 6 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits, no walks, while striking out 3 batters.� Watson retired the first 13 batters he faced, before allowing a single with one out in...

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    Irwin: 7 No-Hit Innings; Marauders Drop Two

    A few roster notes:� RHP Teddy Fallon and LHP Justin Ennis were both promoted from State College to West Virginia.� Fallon was the Pirates' 43rd pick in the 2009 draft, and Ennis was the 33rd round pick in this year's draft.� RHP Tom Boleska has been promoted from Bradenton to Altoona.

    Altoona's Bryan...

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    Three Hits For Avila, Three RBI for Noris

    Wednesday, with games going on all afternoon and evening....

    Bradenton Marauders� 3,� Tampa Yankees� 1 (box)

    A 3-run 5th inning was all it took from the Marauders' bats this afternoon.� The inning began with 3B Jose De Los Santos reaching base on a fielding error.� RF Robbie Grossman singled, moving De Los...

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    Altoona Gets Paid Back; Alderson’s Unhappy Bradenton Return; Rojas’ Debut

    As usual on Sunday, the GCL Pirates were off.� Everyone else played games scattered through the afternoon and evening.

    Harrisburg Senators� 13, � Altoona Curve� 4 (box)

    Paybacks are... well, you know, and today the Senators got revenge for the Curve having scored 10 runs in the 9th last night.� Harrisburg sent...

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    Fireworks in Altoona and State College; Kleis and Pevny Debut

    Saturday with the Pirates' lower minor league teams...

    Altoona Curve� 18,� Harrisburg Senators� 15 (box)

    The booming you might have heard was thunder, and it came from the ballpark in Harrisburg.� These two teams combined for 34 hits and 33 runs, and 20 of the hits belonged to the Curve.� Every non-pitcher in...

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    Duke Pitches Well In 2nd Rehab Start; 3 Rehab Hits For Friday

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

    Altoona Curve� 2,� Richmond Flying Squirrels� 1 (box)

    Zach Duke pitched 4 rehab innings, allowing only one run on two hits and a walk.� Double plays got Duke out of the 1st inning, when a runner reached on Duke's fielding error, and out of...