For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day.
Result: Rangers 5, Pirates 4
Starting Pitcher: Miguel Ferreras, RHP (0-1, 5.40) – 3.1 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 2 K, 0 HR
Top Hitter: Pablo Reyes, 2B (.417) – 3-for-5, 2B, HR, 3 RBI
Other Notable Performers:
Julio de la Cruz, 3B (.111) – 1-for-3, BB
Christian Henriquez, LHP (1.35) – 3.2 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 0 HR
Tito Polo, CF (.294) – 2-for-5, 2 Runs
Johan De Jesus, SS (.222) – 0-for-3, BB, SB
Dennis Hurtarte, 1B (.143) – 1-for-4
Game Notes: Starter Miguel Ferreras gave up one run in the first inning and three in the third, picking up the loss in his season debut. Christian Henriquez pitched for the second time in relief this year. He has now allowed one run in 6.2 innings. Carlos Ruiz also made his second appearance, throwing two shutout in...