After losing 6 of 8 games last week (through May 8th), the Altoona Curve had more success this week going 4-1.  Of particular note, the team has scored more runs, a sign that the offense is starting to turn it around, but they still only managed 4.2 runs per game on average (up from 2.4 the week before).  The team also benefited from several strong pitching performances, including Jameson Taillon’s 2 hit-effort on Sunday.

Jameson Taillon needs a few more starts in Altoona before being promoted to Indianapolis.

Staying patient with Pimentel and Taillon

I had an opportunity to see the Curve’s top two starters this past week, and it was a tale of two different starts, as Pimentel struggled for the first time this season while Taillon had one of his better outings.  My take away from ...

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