Stolmy Pimentel was second on the Curve with 61 strikeouts, trailing only Jameson Taillon.
Right-handed pitcher Stolmy Pimentel was promoted to Indianapolis from Double-A Altoona on Saturday, as first reported by Cory Giger of the Altoona Mirror. The move corresponds with pitcher Nick Kingham joining the Altoona Curve from Bradenton.
Pimentel, 23, threw 243 innings between Double-A Portland and Altoona since 2011. This has been his best season at the level, maintaining a 3.61 ERA for Altoona striking out 61 hitters and walking 35 in 77.1 innings.
The Dominican Republic native joined the Pirates organization along with pitcher Mark Melancon, outfielder Jerry Sands and infielder Ivan DeJesus Jr. in a December trade that sent closer Joel Hanrahan and infielder Brock Holt to the Bosto...
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