All posts tagged "Matt McSwain"

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    Curve Socked By Bowie; Black Is Back; Irwin Strikes Out 10

    The Curve had another morning game today.  The Marauders and the Power play on Thursday evening.

    Bowie Baysox  4,  Altoona Curve  2
     

    Starter Aaron Pribanic struggled in this morning's game, allowing 4 runs on 10 hits and a walk, with only one strikeout in 5 innings....

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    Avila And Noris Homer In Power Loss; Baker Strikes Out 8

    Lakewood BlueClaws  6,  West Virginia Power  5
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    The Power played an early game today, but fell to the BlueClaws in the 10th inning.  Starter Jameson Taillon did not factor into the decision, though he pitched 5 innings and allowed 3 runs on 7 hits and a walk,...

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    Curve Split Another Double Header; Three Hits For Maggi And Howard

    The Curve were making up a rained out game with a double header:

    Altoona Curve  2,  Akron Aeros  0     (Game 1)
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    After shutting out the Aeros last night, the Curve pitching staff continued their dominance with another 7 shutout innings in Game 1 of...

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    Taillon’s First Loss; Marauders And Curve Bombarded

    The Power played a double-header this afternoon, and the Curve and Marauders have evening games:

    Lexington Legends  4,  West Virginia Power  2    Game 1 
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    Jameson Taillon suffered his first pro loss this afternoon, as the Power were one-hit in...

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    Pribanic Pitches 6 Scoreless; Marauders Are One-Hit

    After wins for everyone on Saturday, it's losses for everyone on Sunday:

    Erie SeaWolves  2,  Altoona Curve  1  
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    It took 13 innings to finish this pitching duel, when the Curve could not respond to a run scored by the SeaWolves in the...

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    Cain Wins #2, Pribanic Loses His First

    Tuesday night's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues:

    West Virginia Power  5,  Charleston RiverDogs  1
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    Colton Cain took his second win of the season, allowing 3 hits and one run over 5 innings, with one walk and 3 strikeouts.  Cain had some trouble in the...

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    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,...

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    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...

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    McSwain’s AA Debut; Latimore Homers Twice

    Pirates' lower minor league action for Thursday:  the Curve had an early game, and the Marauders and the Power play in the evening

    Harrisburg Senators  6,  Altoona Curve  2
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    Matt McSwain made his AA debut today with the Curve, after being promoted from...

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    Indians Rained Out; Curve Lose In Extras

    The Indianapolis Indians and the Columbus Clippers were rained out in Columbus tonight.  They will try for two on Monday, beginning at 5 pm.  Sunday's game is scheduled for 4 pm.
    Infielder Pedro Ciriaco was optioned back to the Indians, after just a brief visit to Pittsburgh.  The Pirates' new...

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