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Pirates farm report

| Monday, July 12, 2004

A look at how the Pirates' farm teams fared in games played July 10:

  • NASHVILLE (42-46) was held to four hits and lost, 7-2, at home against Omaha (Royals). Luther Hackman (1-3) lost in relief of starter Kevin Jarvis, who allowed one run and three hits in five innings. He struck out four and walked one. C Keith McDonald hit a solo homer (No. 3). SS Tomas De La Rosa was 1 for 3 with a run scored.

  • ALTOONA (53-35) lost 9-3 at Portland (Red Sox). Neal McDade (2-1) started and lost, allowing four runs and five hits in five innings. He struck out three and walked one. RF Nate McLouth hit a solo homer (No. 4). LF Ray Sadler scored two runs. 3B Kevin Nicholson had two RBI.

  • LYNCHBURG (40-45/5-10) lost 5-4 at Frederick (Orioles). Patrick O'Brien (3-4) lost in relief of starter Jonathan Albaladejo, who allowed four runs and six hits in seven innings. He struck out six and walked two. CF Rajai Davis was 3 for 5 with an RBI. 3B Avelino Asprilla was 2 for 3 with a solo homer (No. 4) and two runs scored. LF Chaz Lytle was 2 for 4.

  • HICKORY (48-38/9-7) won 20-9 at home against Hagerstown (Giants). Yoann Torrealba (4-4) won in relief of starter Brian Holliday, who allowed eight runs and eight hits in four innings. He struck out one and walked three. LF Adam Boeve hit two home runs (Nos. 19-20) and drove in five runs. 1B Jon Benick was 2 for 4 with a homer (No. 20), three RBI and three runs scored. DH Brad Rea was 3 for 5 with a home run (No. 7) and six RBI. CF Nyjer Morgan was 3 for 5 with three runs scored. 2B Craig Stansberry scored four runs. RF Bobby Kingsbury hit a solo homer (No. 14).

  • WILLIAMSPORT (8-13) won 5-4 in 10 innings at home against Aberdeen (Orioles). Dustin Craig (1-1) won in relief of starter Matt Capps, who allowed three runs and six hits in seven innings. He struck out five and walked one. DH Tim Brown was 1 for 3 with a home run (No. 2) and two RBI. Mike Carlin homered (No. 2) and SS Brian Bixler was 2 for 3.

  • BRADENTON (12-6) lost 3-2 in 10 innings against the Gulf Coast League Twins. Jean Garavito (1-1) lost in relief of starter Corey Stewart, who allowed three runs in four innings. SS David Munoz was 3 for 4 with a double and triple.

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