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WILLY GARCIA RUMORS & GOSSIP

Winter Leagues: Willy Garcia Picks Up Two Hits in First Start

Both Sunday and Monday were quiet days in the winter leagues, with just two games played Monday and Sunday had a game postponed, plus two teams with Pirates players were scheduled off. On to the little bit of action to cover and we start with a missed at-bat from Saturday in the Dominican. Andy Vasquez struck out as a pinch-hitter late in the game for Toros del Este. It was his first...
Via Pirates Prospects
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Morning Report: What Sets Willy Garcia Apart From Other Prospects?

The focus of this article is finding a comparable player to Willy Garcia when it comes to his low walk rate and high strikeout totals. This season, Garcia had 24 walks and 145 strikeouts, which is a difference of 121, the biggest differential in the system. Last year, Garcia had a difference of 131 with 23 walks and 154 strikeouts. During these past two seasons, no one else in the...
Via Pirates Prospects
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Meija Strikes Out Six In Rehab Start But St. Lucie Loses 5-4

Bradenton 5, St. Lucie 4 Willy Garcia drilled a bases loaded walk-off single to right off of reliever T.J. Chism as the host Bradenton Marauders defeated the Mets 5-4 on Friday. Jenrry Mejia allowed two runs and five hits over three innings with three walks and six strikeouts in his first start on a major league rehab assignment with St. Lucie. Mejia had originally been scheduled...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia Player Notes: Kingham, Hanson, Osuna, Polanco, Garcia, Montero

On the last day of the West Virginia series with the Lakewood Blueclaws, the Power took the game and the series, with a 4-1 victory. It was a quiet day from three of the four big bats in the lineup, but the other one was hitting the ball hard. Nick Kingham was on the mound to start the game, coming into the day with two straight appearances in which he threw six shutout innings....
Via Pirates Prospects
July 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Hanson, Osuna, Polanco, and Garcia All Have Multi-Hit Games

It was a good all around night for the West Virginia Power tonight as they defeated the Lakewood Blueclaws by a 6-0 score. They had the attack of the lefties on the mound, going five innings with starter Mike Jefferson, followed by three from Zac Fuesser with the final inning covered by side-arm reliever Robbie Kilcrease. The bats were on, especially the four big name players on...
Via Pirates Prospects
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

6/12 MiLB Recap: Willy Garcia continues to rake in June

Altoona was rained out today. Indianapolis 2, Rochester 0 – Rick VandenHurk started and pitched 7 scoreless innings with 5 strikeouts and 1 walk. Chris Leroux pitched a scoreless inning of relief. Starling Marte was 1 for 3 with a walk. Jeff Larish went 1 for 3 with a double and a walk. Brian Friday was 1 for 1. Those were the only three hits the Indians would get. Fort Myers...
Via North Side Notch
June 13, 2012  |  Discuss

6/9 MiLB Recap: Willy Garcia continues to roll with 8th homer

Everyone in action. Rochester 2, Indianapolis 0 – Daniel Cabrera gave up 2 runs over 6 1/3 innings. Duke Welker pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings of relief with 3 strikeouts and 3 walks. Bryan Morris pitched a scoreless inning. Starling Marte was 2 for 4. Jose Morales went 1 for 3. Akron 2, Altoona 1 – Brandon Cumpton started and gave up just 1 run over 6 1/3 innings. He...
Via North Side Notch
June 10, 2012  |  Discuss

5/4 MiLB Recap: Willy Garcia hits 5th homer of the season

Everyone in action today. Norfolk 10, Indianapolis 5 – Justin Wilson started and gave up 5 runs in 4 innings. He struck out 3 and walked 3. Daniel McCutchen pitched 3 innings of relief giving up just 1 unearned run. Jeff Clement was 2 for 3 with a walk. Jordy Mercer went 1 for 3 with a double. Anderson Hernandez was 2 for 4. Altoona 8, Richmond 7 – Mike Colla gave up 6...
Via North Side Notch
May 04, 2012  |  Discuss

4/26 MiLB Recap: Willy Garcia goes yard

Everyone but Indy in action today. Altoona 6, Harrisburg 4 – Brandon Cumpton started and gave up 2 runs over 7 2/3 innings. He struck out 3 and walked 2. Robbie Grossman was 2 for 3 with a double and a walk. Brock Holt went 2 for 5 with a double and a triple. Matt Curry was 1 for 3 with a walk. Tony Sanchez went 1 for 4 with a double. Elevys Gonzalez was 1 for 3. Charlotte...
Via North Side Notch
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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