All posts tagged "Walker Gourley"

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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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    Gonzalez’s Walk-Off Homer, Krol’s 30th Save

    A busy Friday for the Pirates' minor league affiliates:

    Bradenton Marauders� 5,� Jupiter Hammerheads� 3 (box)

    The Marauders posted 14 hits, with each member of the line-up collecting at least one.� C Eric Fryer had a perfect 4-for-4 night, with all four hits singles.� SS Greg Picart had 2 singles, and LF...

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    Two Homers By Harrison Aren’t Enough; Maggi Debuts

    Early and late action for the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates:

    Portland Sea Dogs� 9,� Altoona Curve� 8 (box)

    Two home runs by 3B Josh Harrison and an early lead from a 5-run 2nd inning were washed away by the Sea Dogs' 6-run 7th inning this afternoon.� Harrison, the second batter of the...

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    Jakubauskas Begins Rehab (Again); Power Get Over-Powered

    Action for the Pirates' lower minor affiliates on Tuesday...� The Bradenton Marauders were rained out.� They'll play a double header against Palm Beach today.

    GCL Phillies� 5,� GCL Pirates 0 (box)

    The Phillies dominated the Pirates for the second day in a row, adding 12 hits today to their 19 hits yesterday.� Righty pitcher...

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    Six Scoreless Innings For Watson and Von Rosenberg

    Thursday's action with the Pirates' minor league affiliates....

    Altoona Curve� 6,� Akron Aeros� 1 (box)

    Starter Tony Watson dominated the Aeros with 6 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits, no walks, while striking out 3 batters.� Watson retired the first 13 batters he faced, before allowing a single with one out in...

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    Owens Dominates In 9th Win; Spikes Are One-Hit

    A few roster moves:� The Pirates have designated pitcher Steven Jackson for assignment, so that a roster space on both the 25-man and 40-man rosters will be available.� That will make room for reliefer Chris Resop, who the Pirates picked up off waivers from the Braves today.

    1B/OF Steve Pearce's surgery on his...

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    Spikes Come From Behind; Morris Wins #5 With Curve

    Not a lot of action for the lower minor league affiliates today.� The West Virginia Power and the GCL Pirates had a scheduled day off, and the Bradenton Marauders were rained out -- they will play two games on Monday.

    State College Spikes� 7,� Auburn Doubledays� 6 (box)

    SS Walker Gourley and LF...

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    Marauders On A Rampage

    Thursday's action.... I'll be on the road for the next several days, and internet connections may be spotty.

    Bradenton Marauders� 18,� Lakeland Flying Tigers� 5 (box)

    The Marauders scored 13 runs in the final three innings of the game and posted a total of 19 hits, as they sent the Tigers flying.� Each...

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    Durham’s Grand Slam Sparks Curve; Marte Back With A Homer

    Monday's action in the Pirates' lower minor leagues... the Bradenton Marauders have a scheduled day off today.

    Altoona Curve� 11,� Erie SeaWolves� 2 (box)

    RF Miles Durham's grand slam ignited a 9-run 8th inning to lift the Curve over the SeaWolves in the series opener.� Both teams put runners on base in the...

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    Irwin: 7 No-Hit Innings; Marauders Drop Two

    A few roster notes:� RHP Teddy Fallon and LHP Justin Ennis were both promoted from State College to West Virginia.� Fallon was the Pirates' 43rd pick in the 2009 draft, and Ennis was the 33rd round pick in this year's draft.� RHP Tom Boleska has been promoted from Bradenton to Altoona.

    Altoona's Bryan...