For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. For a recap of the DSL All-Star game, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player/stat each day.
The Pirates1 were rained out yesterday. The game was canceled and will not be made up.
Result: Pirates 5, Cubs 0
Starting Pitcher: Julio Vivas, RHP (2.30) – 3.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K, 0 HR
Top Hitter: Gustavo Barrios, 2B (.241) – 2-for-4, 3B, 3 RBI
Other Notable Performers:
Michael de la Cruz, CF (.286) – 1-for-4
Yoel Gonzalez, C (.179) – 0-for-2, RBI, BB
Jesus Paredes, RHP (6-3, 2.56) – 4.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 0 HR
Jhoan Herrera, DH (.240) – 1-for-3, 3B, RBI, BB
Game Notes: The Pirates2 won for the 13th time in a row, improving their record to 43-23, with four days left in the season. They have a 1.5 game lead in the wildcard standings and they are no...