All posts tagged "Luis Matos"

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    Gonzalez Gets Playoff Hit

    Cheering for Pirates' players and friends in winter league playoff games...

    DOMINICAN LEAGUE
    Estrellas de Oriente  9,  Gigantes del Cibao  4  --  
    A pair of 2-run homers in the first two innings got Los Estrellas off to a good start.  Three singles added two more runs in the 6th...

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    Bit Hits For House And Thompson

    Just a few more days in the winter leagues' regular seasons...

    DOMINICAN LEAGUE (round robin playoff series)
    Leones del Escogido  6,  Gigantes del Cibao  4  --  
    Three runs in the bottom of the 6th gave Los Leones the win, despite being out-hit 13 - 12.  Former Pirate Rich Thompson...

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    Dominican Playoffs Begin

    Back in action.... cheering for some Pirates' players and friends in Sunday's winter league action:

    DOMINICAN LEAGUE
    Gigantes del Cibao  11,  Toros del Este  7  --  
    The Dominican League's round robin playoff series began this evening, and Los Gigantes took their first game with a 6-run 8th inning.   Los...

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    Dominican & Puerto Rican All-Stars; Claggett’s Third Win

    The Dominican and Puerto Rican All-Star squads faced off this evening (Sunday), and a four of the Pirates' former players and friends were involved, all on the Puerto Rican team:

    Puerto Rican All-Stars  4,  Dominican All-Stars  3
    The Puerto Ricans and Dominicans put runners on base in the first...

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    Machi’s 6th Save

    Checking in on some Pirates' players and friends in Friday night's winter league games:

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE
    Navegantes del Magallanes  7,  Bravos de Margarita  5  --  Jean Machi
    pitched a perfect 9th inning to earn his 6th Save for Los Navegantes.  His teammates took a 5-1 lead in the bottom...

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    Claggett’s First Win

    Looking in on the Pirates' players and friends in Saturday's winter league action...

    PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE
    Criollos de Caguas  2,  Gigantes de Carolina  1  --  
    A low-hitting game, and Caguas scored their 2 runs in the bottom of the 7th on two singles and some mistakes by Los Gigantes....

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    Winter League Recap

    Cheering for Pirates' players and friends in Thursday's winter league action....

    PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE

    Gigantes de Carolina  5,  Senadores de San Juan  4  --  Los Gigantes plated a run in the bottom of the 11th inning for the walk-off win.  Carolina posted...

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    Cedeno and Milledge Homer, Morton Pitches 6 Scoreless

    Winter league action with the Pirates' players and friends on Wednesday...

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Tigres de Aragua� 6,� Bravos de Margarita� 0� (Game 1) -- SS Ronny Cedeno's 3-run homer in the 4th inning put the game away for Los Tigres.� Aragua scored one run in each of the first three innings.� A single, a...

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    Milledge, LaRoche, and Cedeno Rolling In Venezuela

    A few winter league games with Pirates' players and friends on Saturday...

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

    Aguilas de Zulia� 2,� Caribes de Anzoategui� 1�� (Game 1 and Game 2)� -- No kidding, the same score in both games.� Zulia recorded 6 hits in both games also.� In the first game, Los Caribes were held to just...

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    Sanchez and Pribanic Can’t Bail Out Solar Sox

    Phoenix Desert Dogs� 8,� Mesa Solar Sox� 6

    A 5-run inning by Phoenix overcame an early Solar Sox lead this afternoon in the Arizona Fall League.� Each member of the Solar Sox' lineup except one had at least one hit in the game, including a single by C Tony Sanchez.

    Mesa jumped out...