All posts tagged "Ryan Beckman"

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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 For Rojas, But Losses All Around

    Losses all around in the Pirates' minor league organization:

    Augusta Green Jackets  5,  West Virginia Power  3
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    A 4-run 2nd inning by Augusta had the Power trying to catch up for most of the game.  With Zack Dodson getting the start, Augusta scored on two singles,...

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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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    Morris Shines For Curve; Marauders Blast Jupiter

    Three wins for the Pirates' lower minor league teams on Tuesday:


    Altoona Curve  2,  Akron Aeros  0

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    Starter Bryan Morris threw 6 shutout innings to lead the Curve over the Aeros in Akron.  Morris scattered 4 hits and a walk, while striking out 3...

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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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    2011 Prospect Watching: Cain, Black, And More

    Continuing to look at some of the pitchers in the Pirates' minor league organization:

    Colton Cain  --  L/L,  6' 3", 225 lb
    Cain was the Pirates' 8th round draft pick in 2009.  He began his pro career in 2010, after having had back surgery in the previous winter.  Cain...

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    Beckman’s Surprise Appearance

    Pirates  10,  Rays  3

    The Pirates posted 13 hits on their way to 10 runs in their McKechnie Field opener on Sunday afternoon.  CF Andrew McCutchen had three hits, including a solo homer for the Pirates' first run of the game, and a double.  RF Garrett Jones also had...

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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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    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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    Spikes Throw One-Hitter; Wilson K’s 11

    Saturday's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates...� The West Virginia Power and Lexington Legends were rained out tonight.� They will go for two tomorrow.

    State College� 1,� Aberdeen IronBirds� 0 (box)

    Pitchers Tyler Waldron, Ryan Beckman, and Brooks Pounders combined to one-hit the IronBirds tonight.� Waldron made the start with 5...