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The Scottsdale Scorpions lost 7-2 to Peoria. Here is how the Pirates prospects fared tonight.
**Adalberto Santos was the designated hitter, batting third. Santos went 1-for-3 with a walk
**Brandon Cumpton came on to get the final out of the sixth inning. Cumpton got a ground out, stranding one runner on base.
**Vic Black pitched a shutout inning. He allowed two hits while striking out one. It was the second appearance for Black, with the first appearance seeing one unearned run in one inning. Black pitched the eighth inning in each game.
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The Scottsdale Scorpions won 4-0 tonight against Salt River. Here are the breakdowns of how the Pirates prospects did.
**Matt Curry started at first base and hit cleanup. Curry went 1-for-4 with a double, which was his second double of the week.
**Gift Ngoepe got the start at shortstop. He went 0-for-2 with a walk and a strikeout at the plate. On the field he was part of two double...
Good news for you sick, twisted people that were rooting for the Pittsburgh Pirates to lose at least 82 games this year.
I have found a Parrot costume on eBay, bid on it, and successfully secured the rights.
How can something so colorful and ridiculous not look great on me?
The colorful, lightly used, flammable Parrot costume is due to arrive on Oct 18, 2012 ...
Outfielder Alex Presley had a roller coaster season for the Pirates, he bounced back and forth between Pittsburgh and Triple A Indianapolis. Presley finished the season batting .237 for the Pirates with 10 home runs and 25 RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with Presley at the end of the season.
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Just when you thought the Pirates had the most heartbreaking end to their season, the Washington Nationals swooped in to take the top prize. The Nats blew a two run lead in the ninth inning by surrendering four runs to the St. Louis Cardinals. The game five loss ended Washington's incredible run and first postseason appearance since moving from Montreal in 2005. Entering...
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