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GCL Notes: Curry and Mathisen Rehabbing; Draft Picks Easing Into Games

The GCL Pirates played their first home game today, winning 3-2 against the GCL Yankees. I didn’t focus on the game as much today, since most of my focus was on getting pictures. I’d rather get that out of the way early in the season, and focus more on the games after this first week. That’s not to say I didn’t follow what was happening in the game. It just means when the...
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June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Curry Has Hamate Surgery

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...
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May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

From the AFL: Matt Curry

Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Matt Curry checks in with Inna Lazarev of FOX Sports at the Arizona Fall League.
November 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Matt Curry Wraps Up a Good Year With a Promotion and the AFL

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...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Altoona Wins Two With Great Performances From Irwin, Cumpton, and Curry

The Altoona Curve saw back-to-back solid starting pitching performances Friday night in Altoona for the doubleheader against New Hampshire. Right-handers Phil Irwin and Brandon Cumpton shined on the bump combining for just one earned run over 13.0 innings. First baseman Matt Curry drove in four runs on his 23rd birthday in game two as the club took both games at People’s Natural...
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July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Pirates prospect interview: Matt Curry

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.'s George Von Benko spoke with Curry recently.
May 12, 2012  |  Discuss

5/2 MiLB Recap: Matt Curry homers again

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...
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May 03, 2012  |  Discuss

5/1 MiLB Recap: Matt Curry hits 1st homer of the season

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...
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May 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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