All posts tagged "Zac Fuesser"

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    Rough Nights For Miller, Pounders

    Saturday's action in the Pirates' minor league organization began with a double header sweep in the Gulf Coast League, making up for yesterday's rain out:

    GCL Pirates  3,  GCL Blue Jays 2   (Game 1)
     

    Luis Heredia pitched 3 scoreless innings to begin this...

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    Alvarez Starts With GCL Pirates

    The Pirates have optioned SS Pedro Ciriaco to AAA Indianapolis.  This opens a roster spot for OF Alex Presley, who will be officially called up on Tuesday (the Pirates have a day off on Monday).  UPDATE:  Presley has officially been called up, and will join the Pirates in Toronto.

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    Marte In Futures Game; Marauders Win In The 14th

    Two Pirates' minor leaguers have been chosen to play in the MLB Futures game, which is held during the All-Star festivities.  OF Starling Marte will be on the World team, and INF Chase d'Arnaud was named to the USA team -- though that might change if d'Arnaud is indeed called...

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    Tough Night for Morris, Miller; Taillon Strikes Out 8

    All of the Pirates' minor league affiliates lost on Tuesday evening.....

    New Britain Rock Cats  10,  Altoona Curve 4
     

    It was a tough night for Curve starter Bryan Morris, who gave up 7 runs on 9 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings of...

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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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    Curve Held To 3 Hits; Marauders Held To 2 Hits

    Saturday evening's action with the Pirates' lower minor league affiliates.

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    Power Pitchers Dominate In Early Game; Complete One-Hitter For McPherson

    The Power had an early game today, while the Curve and the Marauders are scheduled for the evening:

    West Virginia Power  3,  Hickory Crawdads  2  
     

    Three Power pitchers combined to hold Hickory to just 4 hits in the late-morning start.  Colton Cain earned his...

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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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    Veal Back In Action, Walk-off Win For Curve

    Sunday afternoon action with the Pirates' lower minor league teams:  

    Altoona Curve 5,  Akron Aeros  4
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    2B Brock Holt singled up the middle in the bottom of the 9th, scoring 1B Miles Durham from second base, for the Curve's walk-off win.