All posts tagged "Robbie Grossman"

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    Indians Rained Out; Curve Lose In Extras

    The Indianapolis Indians and the Columbus Clippers were rained out in Columbus tonight.  They will try for two on Monday, beginning at 5 pm.  Sunday's game is scheduled for 4 pm.
    Infielder Pedro Ciriaco was optioned back to the Indians, after just a brief visit to Pittsburgh.  The Pirates' new...

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    Curve Blast 6 In the 15th; 3 Doubles For Cunningham

    Friday night game action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues:

    The West Virginia Power were rained out in Kannapolis tonight.  The Power and the Intimidators will play two on Saturday beginning at 6:05 pm.
    The Power are expecting the Pirates' first round pick from the 2010 draft, Jameson Taillon,...

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    Mercer and Curry Homer; Boyer And Sinkbeil Sign

    Both the Curve and the Power played early games today.... 

    Altoona Curve  3,  Harrisburg Senators  2
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    A fielding error by the Senators in the bottom of the 7th gave the Curve the win, and a split of this rain-shortened series...

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    Cunningham Homers Twice; Power Hold On For The Win

    Monday evening's games in the Pirates' lower minor leagues

    Harrisburg Senators  6,  Altoona Curve  2
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    The Curve were able to put runners on base but not push them across the plate tonight.  Starter Bryan Morris worked around a...

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    Cain Throws Six Scoreless Innings

    Sunday's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues:

    West Virginia Power  7,  Augusta Green Jackets  0
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    Three Power pitchers powered up to shut out the Green Jackets.  Colton Cain made the start and earned his first win of the season.  He allowed just one hit and...

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    Three Hits By Grossman And Emsley-Pai

    The Altoona Curve and the Richmond Flying Squirrels were rained out in Altoona tonight.  They will make up the game in August.

    West Virginia Power  8,  Augusta  5
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    The Power scored in each of the first 4 innings to stay ahead of the Augusta Green...

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    Curve Win Home Opener; Four RBI For Baker

    Altoona Curve 2,  Richmond Flying Squirrels  0
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    The Altoona Curve put on a pitching demonstration in their home opener, as four pitchers combined for a shut-out and held the Squirrels to just 3 hits.  Aaron Thompson made the start, and he dominated Richmond.  Thompson retired...

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    Curve’s Ninth Inning Rally Falls Short

    The Curve played an early game on Wednesday...

    Akron Aeros  3,  Altoona Curve  2

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    Down 3-1 going into the top of the 9th, the Curve rallied, beginning with 3B Jeremy Farrell reaching base on a fielding error by the Akron shortstop.  A passed...

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    Wins In The Lower Minors


    Wins all around for the rest of the Pirates' minor leaguers: 

    Altoona Curve  10,  Erie Seawolves  7

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    Three home runs and a 4-run 2nd inning sparked the Curve to their second win of the season on Sunday afternoon....

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    Thompson And Curve Get The Win

    It's like they said in the movie "Bull Durham":  some days you win, some days you lose, some days it rains.  Again on Saturday, the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates experienced all three. 

    It rained again in West Virginia.  The Power and the Savannah Sand Gnats will try for...