Pirates minor league report: May 24, 2019 | TribLIVE.com
Pirates/MLB

Pirates minor league report: May 24, 2019

1208371_web1_gtr-newminorslogos-xxxxxx

Pirates

INDIANAPOLIS (Triple-A, 26-18) won 3-1 over Columbus (Indians). With the score tied 1-1, 2B Kevin Kramer (.285) drove in two runs on an eighth-inning double. Kramer has 14 doubles and 22 RBIs in 35 games this season. DH Corey Dickerson (.000) went 0 for 4 with two strikeouts in his first rehab appearance since being put on the Pirates’ 10-day injury list April 4 for a posterior right shoulder strain. LHP Tyler Lyons (2-0, 2.35) recorded the win, striking out three batters in an inning of relief. RHP Dario Agrazal (3-2, 2.59) struck out four and gave up a run on five hits in a six-inning no decision. RHP Rich Rodriguez (1-0, 3.00) earned his first save in the minors this season, throwing two scoreless innings with three strikeouts and a hit allowed.

Next: Saturday at Columbus, 7:15 p.m.

ALTOONA (Double-A, 22-24) lost to Portland (Red Sox), 1-0. The Curve outhit the Sea Dogs, 3-2, but failed to produce an extra-base hit. RHP James Marvel (4-5, 3.81) recorded the loss despite allowing just one run on two hits in 62/3 innings. Marvel struck out eight and walked three in 99 pitches.

Next: Saturday at Portland, 1 p.m.

BRADENTON (High-A, 26-21) lost 2-1 to Tampa (Yankees). 1B Lucas Tancas (.284) doubled twice and scored a run on a single from C Deon Stafford (.230) in the fourth inning. Tancas has 14 doubles this season. RHP Cody Bolton (5-3, 2.03) was the dealt the loss, allowing both Tampa runs on five hits with eight strikeouts in six innings.

Next: Saturday vs. Tampa, 6:30 p.m.

GREENSBORO (Low-A, 33-14) won 7-5 over West Virginia (Mariners). SS Ji-Hwan Bae (.323) went 4 for 5 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored. Both CF Lolo Sanchez (.333) and SS Rodolfo Castro (.287) had three hits, a double and an RBI. Bae and Castro each had a stolen base as well. RHP Will Gardner (1-0, 1.29) recorded the win after throwing 12/3 scoreless innings of relief with two strikeouts and a walk. RHP Steven Jennings (2-5, 6.11) allowed two earned runs on six hits in five innings with six strikeouts in a no decision. RHP Yerry De Los Santos (1-0, 0.00) earned his second save this season.

Next: Saturday at Hickory (Rangers), 6:30 p.m.

Independent

WASHINGTON (Frontier League, 3-10) lost 8-4 to Gateway. The Wild Things were down 5-0 after four innings. RHP Ty Mondile (0-2, 13.50) was tabbed with the loss after giving up five runs on five hits in three innings with two strikeouts and five walks. 3B Wander Franco (.281) went 2 for 5 at the plate with a double and four RBIs. RF Hector Roa (.208) and 2B Saige Jenco (.292) each doubled once.

Next: Saturday vs. Gateway, 7:05 p.m.

Categories: Sports | Pirates
TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.