Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pirates top prospect Jameson Taillon was on the mound this morning as West Virginia hosted Lakewood.
Taillon had his second straight average start for West Virginia.
This morning, Taillon went 5 innings, allowing 7 hits, 3 runs and struck out 2 batters.
Taillon’s ERA for the season rose to 3.38.
The only offensive highlights for West Virginia were home runs by Rogelio Noris and Eric Avila.
Other Pirate Minor League Notes:
*RHP Brian Leach assigned to High-A Bradenton
RHP Diego Moreno promoted from High-A Bradenton to Altoona.
*The Pirates activated Evan Meek from the disabled list and sent lefty Daniel Moskos back to AAA Indianapolis.