Pirates farm report: May 14, 2019
INDIANAPOLIS (Triple-A, 19-16) beat Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Yankees), 4-2. RHP Mitch Keller (4-0, 3.83) struck out eight batters, walked two and allowed two runs in six innings to earn the victory. 3B Ke’Bryan Hayes (.260) doubled for a 13th time this season and drove in two runs. LF J.B. Shuck (1.000) singled on a pinch hit in his first appearance since being designated for assignment May 4. RHP Dovydas Neverauskas (0-0, 1.86) recorded his third save this season with four strikeouts in 1 2/3 innings.
Next: Wednesday vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 11:05 a.m.
ALTOONA (Double-A, 18-19) were swept in a doubleheader with Binghamton (Mets). The Curve were shutout, 7-0 in Game 1. Altoona batters were restricted to three singles and struck out eight times. RHP Pedro Vasquez (3-1, 3.52) recorded the loss after allowing five runs on six hits with five strikeouts and three walks. In Game 2, Altoona lost 5-1. The Rumble Ponies won the game on a walk-off grand slam from 1B Patrick Mazeika (.250). RHP Blake Weiman (1-2, 4.00) picked up the loss, allowing the grand slam and two walks. RHP Beau Sulser (.500) hit a solo home run for the Curve.
Next: Wednesday at Binghamton, 10:35 a.m.
BRADENTON (High-A, 21-16) lost to Fort Myers (Twins), 8-1. The Marauders were held to four hits in the loss. SS Robbie Glendinning (.361) hit his eighth double this season. CF Travis Swaggerty (.235) drove in his 11th run. RHP Cody Bolton (5-1, 1.91) lasted 2 2/3 innings, giving up five runs on seven hits with three strikeouts in the loss.
Next: Wednesday vs. Fort Myers, 6:30 p.m.
GREENSBORO (Low-A, 23-12) lost 5-2 to Delmarva (Orioles). RHP Steven Jennings (2-5, 5.97) picked up the loss after giving up five runs on six hits with six strikeouts and three walks. 3B Patrick Dorrian (.235) was 2 for 3 with a triple and a stolen base. SS Rodolfo Castro (.269) stole third and home to score the game’s first run. LF Fabricio Macias (.222) drove in his 13th run this season for the Grasshoppers lone RBI.
Next: Wednesday doubleheader vs. Delmarva, Game 1 at 11 a.m.