All posts tagged "Wil Ledezma"

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    Wins For Ascanio And Ledezma, Loss For Nieve

    Looking in on Pirates' players and friend in Monday's winter league action:

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE
    Leones del Caracas  6,  Cardenales de Lara  5  --  
    Two runs in the bottom of the 9th gave Los Leones and Jose Ascanio the win.  Los Cardenales were leading 5-4 in the top of the...

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    Big Day For Milledge, Cortes, And Tabata; Loss For Ascanio

    Cheering for Pirates' players and friends in Sunday's winter league action...
    The Dominican League's last regular season games will be on Tuesday. 

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE 
    Tigres de Aragua  8,  Leones de Caracas  3  (Game 1) --  
    Los Tigres won this battle of the big cats with a 6-run...

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    Many Familiar Winter League Pitchers

    Lots of Pirates and former Pirates pitching in Friday's winter league action... This is the last week of regular season play for the Dominican and Puerto Rican leagues.

    VENEZUELAN LEAGUE
    Caribes de Anzoategui  8,  Tiburones de La Guaira  5  -- (Game 1) 
    A 5-run 6th inning gave Los Caribes the...

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    A Loss For Valdez

    The MLB Winter Meetings are over.... back to the winter league action, as we cheer on some new Pirates' players.

    DOMINICAN LEAGUE
    Leones del Escogido  3,  Tigres del Licey  0  --  
    New Pirate Caesar Valdez (just acquired from the Diamondbacks as the player-to-be-named-later in the Zach Duke trade) made...

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    Roster Moves and Winter Leagues: Rough Night For Morton And Hamman

    A few roster moves by the Pirates today:

    Several players have been removed from the 40-man roster and outrighted to AAA Indianapolis:� LHP Justin Thomas, RHP Sean Gallagher, RHP Steven Jackson, 1B Jeff Clement, and OF Brandon Moss.

    Of these, Thomas, Jackson, and Moss are now all free to declare themselves minor league...

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    Fall and Winter League Rosters

    The Arizona Fall League begins play today, with seven Pirates' farmhands on the roster for the Mesa Solar Sox.� Players from the Los Angeles Angels, the Philadelphia Phillies, the Chicago Cubs, and the New York Mets will round out the Solar Sox' roster. � Pitchers Brian Leach, Aaron Pribanic, and Justin Wilson...

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    Morton Does Better, Earns 3rd Win

    Indianapolis Indians� 8,� Syracuse Chiefs� 5 (box)

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    CF Alex Presley and RF Brandon Moss led the offense, as they posted 13 hits to give starter Charlie Morton plenty of run support.� Morton (photo) pitched a solid start and earned his 3rd...

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    McCutchen Has Another Tough Loss

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    Home plate umpire Chris Ward and manger Frank Kremblas discuss an ejection.

    Charlotte Knights� 3,� Indianapolis Indians� 2 (box)

    IMG_4130Indians' starter Daniel McCutchen (photo, making a pickoff throw to first base)...

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    Another Big 6th Inning Powers Indians Over Knights

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    Mound conference

    Indianapolis Indians� 8,� Charlotte Knights� 5 (box)

    IMG_4118For the second night in a row, the Indians had an exciting 6th inning that gave them the lead and the eventual...

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    Indians Snatch Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory

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    Brandon Moss is congratulated on his home run

    Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs� 10,� Indianapolis Indians� 8 (box)

    Yes, that's what they did.� The Indianapolis Indians squandered a 7-run lead at Victory Field tonight. � They were one strike away from a win,...