For an in depth review of yesterday's games please check out our minor league wrap-up which can be found here. Bradenton clinched a playoff spot by winning the 2nd half title with their win over Palm Beach last night. Please take note of the early start time for Indianapolis. They now list Jeff Locke as the starter for today's game. He was originally listed as the starter for last night.  West Virginia has off today.

Cumpton has ten wins on the season

AAA: Indianapolis (73-66) VS Toledo (65-74) 1:05pm
Probable starter: Jeff Locke (0-1 2.20)

Locke will make 4th start with Indianapolis today. He started the year with Altoona and went 7-9 4.03 in 125 innings with 114 strikeouts. Jeff allowed one run over 5 innings in his last start on Thursday. He threw 5.2 shutout innings in his fi...

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John Dreker
John was born in Kearny, NJ, hometown of the 2B for the Pirates 1909 World Championship team, Dots Miller. In fact they have some of the same relatives in common, so it was only natural for him to become a lifelong Pirates fan. Before joining Pirates Prospects in July 2010, John had written numerous articles on the history of baseball while also releasing his own book and co-authoring another on the history of the game. He writes a weekly article on Pirates history for the site, has already interviewed many of the current minor leaguers with many more on the way and follows the foreign minor league teams very closely for the site. John also provides in person game reports of the West Virginia Power and Altoona Curve.