All posts tagged "Porfirio Lopez"

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    Homers By Marte, Rodriguez, Cunningham, And Rojas

    Catching up with the action for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates for Thursday....  several home runs


    Trenton Thunder 8 ,   Altoona Curve  6


    A 3-run homer by CF Starling Marte and a solo blast by SS Josh Rodriguez were not enough to...

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    Alvarez Joins Marauders; Harrison Back to Pirates

    Tuesdays' action... and again the player moves are as interesting as the games.

    3B Pedro Alvarez was moved from the GCL Pirates to the Marauders to continue his rehab work.  
    With OF Jose Tabata being placed onto the Disabled List, the Pirates were no longer forced to wait...

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    Curve Finally Score; Spikes Lose in 12 Innings

    Saturday's action in the Pirates' lower minor league organization... being thrown out at the plate seemed to be a recurring theme....

    Harrisburg Senators  3,  Altoona Curve  1


    The Curve out-hit the Senators 8-4, but could only force one run across the plate, though that was...

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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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    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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    Six-Run Inning Not Enough Power; Marauders Earn Shut Out

    The Altoona Curve had a scheduled day off on Monday, but the Power and the Marauders were in action.


    Delmarva Shorebirds  10,  West Virginia Power  7
     

    A 6-run offensive blast by the Power was enough to tie the score, but not enough for...

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    Locke Strikes Out 8; Veal Makes A Start

    Thursday evening's action with the Pirates' lower minor leaguers...

    Altoona Curve  5,  Trenton Thunder  1
     

    Starter Jeff Locke struck out 8 Trenton batters in his 5.1 innings of work, while getting plenty of run support -- 3 home runs from his offense.  The only run...

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    Power Go Long; Curve Cut Short

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

    Altoona Curve  6,  Binghamton Mets  6
     

    Rain halted the game between the Curve and the Mets in Binghamton, NY in the top of the 7th inning, with the score tied at 6-6.  Starter Aaron Thompson got...

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    Curve Split Another Double Header; Three Hits For Maggi And Howard

    The Curve were making up a rained out game with a double header:

    Altoona Curve  2,  Akron Aeros  0     (Game 1)
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    After shutting out the Aeros last night, the Curve pitching staff continued their dominance with another 7 shutout innings in Game 1 of...

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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...