Found October 26, 2012 on Pirates Prospects:
Here are the results for the Pirates prospects from the Arizona Fall League action today. **Adalberto Santos went 0-for-2 with two walks. Santos started in left field. **Gift Ngoepe went 0-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts. **Tyler Waldron pitched an inning, allowing two runs on two hits, with a walk, no strikeouts, and a home run. Waldron threw 23 pitches, with 13 strikes.
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