Thursday has become podcast day on the site. For the last three weeks I’ve gotten together with Tom Bragg and James Santelli to record the Pirates section of the podcast, and for the last two weeks I’ve also recorded sections of the show with John Eshleman and John Dreker. It’s a lot of work, but it’s also a lot of fun and a nice change of pace from the usual writing articles...
Matt Curry had hamate surgery. Photo Credit: David Hague
Altoona Curve first baseman Matt Curry had surgery to fix the fractured hamate bone in his right wrist yesterday. Curry was our #34 prospect in the Pirates system entering 2013, and losing the middle-of-the-line up threat will likely hurt the already struggling Curve offense.
Before hitting the DL earlier this week, the left...
Matt Curry has been placed on the disabled list. Photo Credit: David Hague
The Altoona Curve announced a series of moves via press release today:
**Matt Curry has been placed on the disabled list right a right hand injury, retroactive May 5th.
**Oscar Tejeda has been assigned to Indianapolis.
**Justin Howard and Miguel Perez have been assigned to Altoona.
Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Matt Curry checks in with Inna Lazarev of FOX Sports at the Arizona Fall League.
Matt Curry stepped out of Manager P.J. Forbes’ office after the Curve beat Akron 6-4 on their final home game on Thursday and received hugs and high fives from his teammates. The first baseman was told that he was being promoted to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Although the move is not yet official, Curry will join up with the Indy Indians, who are at home today and are gearing up for...
Pirates first base prospect Matt Curry is off to a solid start at Double A Altoona. In 32 games with the Curve he is batting .282 with two home runs and 17 RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with Curry recently.
Everyone in action today including a WV double header.
Indianapolis 3, Norfolk 1 – Jo-Jo Reyes started and gave up 1 run over 5 innings. Bryan Morris pitched 3 2/3 scoreless innings of relief with 3 strikeouts. Jake Fox was 2 for 4. Jeff Clement went 1 for 4 with a double. Eric Fryer was 1 for 4 with a double. Gorkys Hernandez went 1 for 3 with a double and also threw a base...
Everyone but West Virginia in action.
Indianapolis 6, Norfolk 4 – Daniel Cabrera made his first AAA start and gave up 3 runs over 3 2/3 innings. He struck out 1 and walked 4. The new daddy, Daniel McCutchen, pitched 2 1/3 scoreless innings of relief. Starling Marte was 2 for 5 with a double. Matt Hague “collected” 2 hits in 5 at-bats. Jake Fox was 1 for 3 with 2 walks...