All posts tagged "Mel Rojas"

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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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    8th Inning Rally For Power; Marauders Win On Chambers’ Homer

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

    West Virginia Power  9,  Kannapolis Intimidators  8
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    Late inning rallies for a total of 7 runs gave the Power the win over Kannapolis.  1B Matt Curry got the scoring started with a solo home run to...

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    Homers And Wins For Everyone

    Wins for everyone in the Pirates' minor league system on Saturday... and each of these winners scored 6 runs:

    Altoona Curve  6,  Erie SeaWolves  5
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    The Curve rallied with 4 runs in the bottom of the 8th, for a come-from-behind win, extending their winning streak to...

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    Taillon Pitches Well But No Decision; Three Hits For Marte and Gonzalez

    Friday the Thirteenth was lucky for the Curve and the Power....

    Altoona Curve  6,  Erie SeaWolves  2
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    The Curve posted a lucky 12 hits, as CF Starling Marte led the charge with 3 singles.  Marte, along with 2B Brock Holt got the scoring started with back-to-back...

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    Curve Have An Exciting Morning

    The Curve played a (mostly) morning game today; the Marauders and the Power play in the evening.

    Altoona Curve  13,  Harrisburg Senators  2
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    The Curve had a great morning today, blasting away at the Senators with 13 runs on 18 hits.  All but one of 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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    Curve Fall In 9th; Cumpton Earns Second Win

    The Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Harrisburg Senators  3,  Altoona Curve  2
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    Three walks and an RBI ground out in the bottom of the 9th gave the Senators a walk-off win against the Curve.  
    Altoona had scored first, on 3B Jeremy Farrell's...

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    Wins All Around For the Minor Affiliates, Including Taillon’s First



    Bradenton Marauders  6,  Charlotte Stone Crabs  2
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    Three 2-run innings gave the Marauders enough fire power to get past the Stone Crabs and salvage the last game of this 3-game series.  Starter Kyle McPherson earned his second win of the season, allowing 2 runs on...

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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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    One Inning Ruins Marauders’ Morning; Taillon’s Second Start

    The Indianapolis Indians were rained out on Monday night.  They and the Durham Bulls will try for two on Tuesday.  Tuesday's first game is scheduled for 11:05 am, early for a Baseball In Education Day.  That game is scheduled to be shown on the MLB network.  (It's absolutley pouring down...