All posts tagged "Pat Irvine"

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    Really Last Minute Roster Moves

    This is the time of year when teams release players from their minor league camps - those who are not going to fit into the organization's plans.  The Pirates have released these players:

    Inf Adenson Chourio  --  West Virginia and Bradenton in 2010
    Inf Christian Colonel -- he'd just...

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    2011 Prospect Watching: Noris and Irvine

    Continuing to look at Pirates' minor league outfielders:

    Rogelios Noris --  R/R,  6' 2",  192 lbs
    Noris is a 21-year-old Mexican native, who made his US debut with the GCL Pirates in 2009.  He was promoted to A level West Virginia for 2010, where he hit .236, a little...

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    Marauders Win Second Half Title; Walk-Off Homer For Gonzalez

    Sunday's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates... this is the season finale for the Spikes, and the regular season finale for the Marauders.

    West Virginia Power� 4,� Hagerstown Suns� 3 ....��� (box)

    Elevys Gonzalez was the hero in the bottom of the 10th inning with a blast over the right-center field...

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    Marauders Clinch Playoff Spot

    On Friday night, all of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost.� On Saturday night, all but State College won....

    Bradenton Marauders� 4,� Charlotte Stone Crabs� 2 ...���� (box)

    The Marauders assured themselves at least a spot in the playoffs with this win tonight.� Nate Adcock won his 11th game of the season with...

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    Irwin: Another 7 No-Hit Innings;

    Thursday's action for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    West Virginia Power� 3,� Rome Braves� 0 ...��� (box)

    On July 24th, Power starter Phillip Irwin pitched 7 hitless and scoreless innings.� Tonight, he again threw 7 scoreless innings, though this time he scattered 3 hits.� Last time, he walked two batters, and tonight...

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    Owens Wins #12, Two Homers For Hague As Curve Clinch Title

    Tuesday's action for the Pirates' lower minor leaguers....

    Altoona Curve� 9,� Bowie Baysox� 1 ..���� (box)

    The Altoona Curve clinched the Eastern League's Western Division title tonight with a win over Bowie.� This is just the second time the Curve have won their division in their 12 years of existence, and it...

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    Curve and Spikes Fall Short

    Just two late games on Sunday, with one week to go ...� The Bradenton Marauders and the West Virginia Power both have a scheduled day off today.

    Richmond Flying Squirrels� 5,� Altoona Curve� 4 ..�� (box)

    Richmond broke a 4-4 tie with a run in the top of the 9th, and the Curve...

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    Watson Shines For Curve; Shut Out For Spikes’ Pitchers

    Sunday in the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates... as usual for a Sunday, the GCL Pirates have a scheduled day off.

    The Bradenton Marauders and the Fort Myer Miracle got just an inning and a half of baseball in before they had to stop.� C Eric Fryer was the only Bradenton batter to...

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    Owens Wins #10

    Pirates' lower minor leaguers on Saturday...

    Altoona Curve� 10,� Binghamton Mets� 4 (box)

    The Curve posted 14 hits, with two big innings, as all but one member of the starting line-up had at least one hit in the game, as starter Rudy Owens earned his 10th win of the season.� SS Jordy Mercer...

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    7 Shutout Innings For Locke; Error-o-rama For Bradenton

    A full day of action for the Pirates' minor league affiliates on Wednesday

    Altoona Curve� 1,� Portland Sea Dogs� 0 (box)

    Jeff Locke pitched 7 shut-out innings and struck out 8 batters to earn his 2nd win with the Curve.� Locke scattered 3 hits and one walk in those 7 innings.� All three...