The Altoona Curve defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels 7-0 on Sunday night behind an impressive start from heralded prospect Jameson Taillon.  The 2010 first-round draft pick moved to 2-0 in his two starts since moving to AA Altoona, going six scoreless innings while striking out seven with no walks.  In his two starts, Taillon has a posted a line of 11 innings pitched, five hits, 0 runs, 0 BB, and 13 strikeouts.  Tonight, he struck out the last five batters he faced.

The Curve had several offensive stars on the night, including catcher Ramon Cabrera (3-4, RBI),  second baseman Jarek Cunningham (1-3, 3B, 3 RBI), and  first baseman Matt Curry (1-4, HR, 2 RBI).

 

Taillon Impresses With Command of His Full Repertoire

Although 11 innings is a small sample size, Taillon’s per...

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