All posts tagged "Mel Rojas"

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    Marte In Futures Game; Marauders Win In The 14th

    Two Pirates' minor leaguers have been chosen to play in the MLB Futures game, which is held during the All-Star festivities.  OF Starling Marte will be on the World team, and INF Chase d'Arnaud was named to the USA team -- though that might change if d'Arnaud is indeed called...

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    Baker Homers In FSL All-Star Game; Curve Drops Double Header

    More brief notes for Saturday, since we're on the road....

    Florida State League All-Star Game, played in Clearwater, Florida
    FSL North  5,  FSL South  3

    Three Marauders' players got in on this game:  C Ramon Cabrera, 1B Aaron Baker, and 2B Jarek Cunningham were...

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    State College Season Begins; Von Rosenberg Wins #3

    Friday's action with the Pirate's lower minor league teams -- the brief version, as we're on the road:

    The Bradenton Marauders are off for the Florida State League's All-Star weekend.  The 50th FSL All-Star Game will be played on Saturday, in Clearwater, FL.  Representing the Marauders:  C Ramon Cabrera...

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    Indians Postponed; McPherson’s First AA Win

    The Indianapolis Indians' game in Rochester was postponed today -- because the Indians were not there!  The team was supposed to fly to Rochester this morning, but due to mechanical problems, their flight was delayed.  There were not any other flights available to get the team to Rochester in time...

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    Power Shut Out ‘Hoppers; Curve Have A Hit-Fest In 10th Inning Win

    The Indianapolis Indians have a scheduled day off today (Wednesday).  A few bits of news for an off-day:

    P Jose Ascanio and C Wyatt Toregas have cleared waivers and both will be assigned to the Indians.   Anthony Claggett was returned to the Altoona Curve.

    The Pirates have...

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    Tough Night for Morris, Miller; Taillon Strikes Out 8

    All of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost on Tuesday evening.....

    New Britain Rock Cats  10,  Altoona Curve 4

    It was a tough night for Curve starter Bryan Morris, who gave up 7 runs on 9 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings of...

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    Homers By Anderson And Chambers Not Enough; Castro’s US Debut

    The Altoona Curve had a scheduled day off on Monday....

    Greensboro Grasshoppers  5,  West Virginia Power  0

    The Power were held to just one hit -- a single by CF Mel Rojas, which came in the 5th inning.  The only other Power base runner...

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    Curve Game Suspended With 10-Run Lead; Marauders And Power Need Extras

    Saturday evening action for the Pirates' minor league affiliates:

    Altoona Curve  11,  Reading Phillies  1  (Suspended)

    After rain delayed the start of this game, the Curve must have decided that they needed to score a lot and quickly, in case the rain cut...

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    McPherson’s AA Debut; Power Win Two

    Friday evening's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    West Virginia Power 6,  Lakewood BlueClaws  1  (completion of suspended game)
    This game was halted by rain last night in the top of the 5th.  The Power had scored one run in the 3rd...

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    Curve Held To 3 Hits; Marauders Held To 2 Hits

    Saturday evening's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates.

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