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Pirates Farm Report

By: Mike Vukovcan
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A couple of Class AAAA baseball teams posted important wins last week, while two of the most talented softball pitchers in the WPIAL continued their dominance.

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Here’s a look at how the Pirate farm clubs fared Wednesday night in our Pirates Farm Report.

PIRATES FARM REPORT:

Indianapolis (AAA) beat Buffalo, 1-0:
*SS Chase d’Arnaud: 0-3
*LF Alex Presley: 1-3, 2 K’s (.335 average)
*1B John Bowker: 2-4, RBI (.327 average)
*3B Matt Hague: 0-4 (.296 average)
*RF Andrew Lambo: 0-3 (.199 average)
*SP Garrett Olson: 4 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
*RP Justin Thomas: 2 IP, 3 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K (4.18 ERA)
*RP Cesar Valdez: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (3rd save) (2.73 ERA)

Altoona (AA) lost to Erie, 7-6:
*2B Brock Holt: 1-3, 2 runs, 2 RBI, 1 walk (.297 average)
*CF Starling Marte: 1-4, RBI (#21), 1 walk (.326 average)
*SS Jordy Mercer: 1-5 (.263 average)
*LF Quincy Latimore: 1-5, 2 RBI (#24) (.220 average)
*1B Matt Curry: 1-4, 2B, RBI (.324 average)
*C Tony Sanchez: 1-4, 2 K’s (.268 average)
*SP Bryan Morris: 4 IP, 5 H, 4 ER, 2 walks, 5 K’s 1 HR allowed
*RP Donnie Veal: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Bradenton (High A) lost to Jupiter, 4-3:
*RF Robbie Grossman: 1-2, 3 walks (.276 average)
*1B Aaron Baker: 1-4, RBI (.274 average)
*CF Evan Chambers: 0-4 (.190 average)
*3B Elevys Gonzalez: 2-4, SB (#5) (.319 average)
*SP Nathan Baker: 6 IP, 4 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 2 K’s (4.26 ERA)