2011 Bradenton Marauders Preview: Bullpen

Today we wrap up the 2011 Brdenton Marauders preview with a look at the bullpen.  So far we’ve covered the infielders, outfielders, and the starting pitchers.  When you get as low as A-ball, you’re not going to have a lot of top bullpen prospects.  Most of the top arms, even ones that are projected as future bullpen pieces, are in the rotation to maximize their innings.  The guys who are in the bullpen might have a shot at...

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Six Questions With Maurice Bankston

The Pirates drafted Maurice Bankston in the 8th round of the 2007 draft out of Texarkana Community College. The 6′ 4″ righty signed early enough to get in some innings in the GCL. In 2008 he was a starting pitcher at State College before an injury shut him down in early August. He started the 2009 season with West Virginia and pitched better than the previous season but was sent back to State College once their season...

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WV Power Game Notes- 8/04/10

Delmarva Shorebirds (16-22, 48-60) at West Virginia Power (17-21, 48-60) Game 109 | August 4, 2010 | Appalachian Power Park | Charleston, WV Play-by-Play: Adam Marco Radio: Power Baseball Network and wvpower.com TODAY’S MATCHUP RH Pat Kantakevich (0-4, 3.98) vs. RH Phillip Irwin (5-1, 2.39) Kantakevich- Allowed 3 R on 7 H with 2 BB and 4 K over 5.2 IP in 7/29 Loss @ LEX (4-1 Legends) Irwin- Allowed 2 R (1 ER) on 2 H with 2 BB and 9 K...

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