All posts tagged "Mike Colla"

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    Altoona One-Hit; Bradenton Wins With 5-Run 10th

    Akron Aeros �2, �Altoona Curve �0 (box)

    CF Gorkys Hernandez had the Curve's only hit on Tuesday night as three Akron pitchers combined for the one-hit shut out. �Aeros' Scott Barnes earned the win with 5.1 hitless and scoreless innings, then Steven Wright followed with 1.2 more hitless and scoreless innings....

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    Ford Homers From Both Sides, Hughes With 7th Win

    Altoona Curve �9, � Richmond Flying Squirrels �2 (box)

    Jared Hughes earned his 7th win, the most of any pitcher in the Eastern League, as the Curve beat the Flying Squirrels in Richmond on Saturday evening. �Hughes allowed two runs (one earned) on 4 hits and 2 walks, while striking out...

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    Curve Shut Out, West Virginia Powers Up

    Harrisburg Senators 7, �Altoona Curve 0 (box)

    It was a tough afternoon in Altoona on Wednesday, as the Curve were held to just 3 hits in this shutout. �1B Matt Hague, RF Miles Durham, and LF Alex Presley were the only Curve batters to get hits, and all three were singles....

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    Wins For Molleken, Adcock and Erickson; Saves for Moskos, Krol, and Foster

    The Indianapolis Indians lost, but the rest of the Pirates' affiliates won on Saturday.

    Altoona Curve �9, �Erie SeaWolves �7 (box)

    A 6-run 2nd inning boosted the Curve to an early lead, and a late-inning rally kept them on top for a win at home on Saturday. �The Curve sent 11 batters...

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    Shutout Innings: Baker 6, Hankins 5

    Some nice shutout pitching (at least for a few innings) on Saturday evening:

    Altoona Curve �9, � Harrisburg Senators �2 (box)

    Starter Derek Hankins pitched 5 shutout innings in his start in Harrisburg. �He scattered two doubles and two walks over those 5 innings, and struck out 2 batters. �Tony Watson relieved...

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    Three Hits For Watts; Power Split Doubleheader

    Sunday afternoon's games for the Pirates minor league affiliates:

    Erie SeaWolves 10, �Altoona Curve 3 (box)

    Six runs in the 3rd inning gave the SeaWolves a huge boost over the Curve in the series finale, and the Curve could not catch up, despite 3 hits from C Kris Watts. Curve starter Jared Hughes...

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    Mercer, Presley, Holt All Post 3 Hits, Owens Earns Win

    Altoona Curve 3, �Erie SeaWolves 2 (box)

    3B Jordy Mercer was the man of the night for the Curve, as he went 3-for-4 at the plate, raising his batting average to .348. �He drove in two of the Curve's three runs and scored the first and third. �LF Alex Presley went 3-for-3,...

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    Marauders Pitchers Throw One-Hitter; Presley’s Homer and 5 RBI


    Bradenton Marauders 6, �Jupiter Hammerheads 0 (box)

    Four Marauders#039; pitchers combined for a one-hitter against the Jupiter Hammerheads on Monday night in Bradenton. � Starter Brian Leach made the start and got the win. �He pitched 5 innings and it was he who gave up the only hit, a one-out single...