Pirates minor league report: June 10, 2019
INDIANAPOLIS (Triple-A, 35-26) was idle. RHP Luis Escobar (1-0, 2.33) is the Indians’ probable starting pitcher Tuesday night. Next: Tuesday vs. Buffalo (Blue Jays), 7:05 p.m.
ALTOONA (Double-A, 30-30) was idle. The Curve have yet to announce a starting pitcher for Tuesday. Next: Tuesday vs. Portland (Red Sox), 6:30 p.m.
BRADENTON (High-A, 35-28) lost 7-6 to Charlotte (Rays). The Marauders allowed seven runs in the bottom of the ninth inning after leading 6-0 to give the Stone Crabs the victory. RHP Aaron Shortridge (3-2, 3.38) threw seven scoreless innings with eight strikeouts, a walk and three hits allowed before being pulled in a no-decision. RHP Logan Stoelke (0-4, 9.00) followed and gave six runs, including the game-tying score, on five hits in 1 1/3 innings. RHP Ryan Valdes (1-2, 6.26) picked up the loss after allowing a walk-off RBI single. 3B Jesse Medrano (.219) went 3 for 4 with two RBIs. 1B Dylan Busby (.200) hit a two-run homer in the second inning. 2B Adrian Valerio also had three hits along with a RBI. Next: Tuesday at Charlotte, 6:30 p.m.
GREENSBORO (Low-A, 41-23) won 5-2 in a rain-shortened seven-inning game over Hickory (Rangers). The Grasshoppers scored four of their runs in the first two innings. RF Jack Herman (.304) went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and a fourth-inning solo home run. RHP Osvaldo Bido (7-4, 3.36) allowed two runs on three hits with five strikeouts and three walks in six innings to earn the win. RHP Will Gardner (2-0, 0.66) recorded his first save this season. Next: Tuesday vs. Hickory, 7 p.m.
WASHINGTON (Frontier League, 9-19) was idle. RHP Nick Wegmann (1-3, 5.00) is expected to start for the Wild Things on Tuesday evening. Next: Tuesday at Southern Illinois, 6:35 p.m.