Jameson Taillon has been promoted from High A Bradenton to AA Altoona. He will reportedly make his first start for the Curve on August 26th. Also, Jonathan Schwind was transferred from the GCL Pirates to State College. Aaron Pribanic was activated from the disabled list but instead of going back to Altoona, he has been assigned to the GCL.
AAA - Indianapolis Indians (75-52) - Beat the Rochester Red Wings 4-3. Chris Leroux (3-0, 2.26 ERA) pitched five innings, allowing three runs on eight hits and striking out five. Evan Meek struck out four in two scoreless innings. Bryan Morris struck out two in one scoreless innings. Tim Wood pitched a clean inning to pick up his 18th save. Brock Holt (.410) went 3 for 5 with a double and a three run home run, his first at AAA. Dallas McPherson (.254) went 2 for 4 with a double.
AA - Altoona Curve (59-65) - Lost to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats 3-2. Tyler Waldron pitched five innings, allowing one run on four hits and striking out four. Kris Harvey (0-3, 3.29 ERA) took the loss after allowing two runs (one earned) on three hits in two innings. Tim Alderson struck out two in one scoreless inning. Adalberto Santos (.384) went 2 for 4. Stefan Welch (.291) went 2 for 3 with a double.
High A - Bradenton Marauders (57-66) - Beat the Jupiter Hammerheads 4-1. Kyle Kaminska (1-0, 0.00 ERA) pitched six no hit innings while striking out five. Quinton Miller gave up a run on one hit in two innings. Doug Salinas pitched a scoreless inning for his eighth save. Andy Vasquez (.253) went 2 for 4 with a double and a solo home run, his fourth of the year. Gift Ngoepe (.241) went 2 for 4. Alex Dickerson (.306) went 2 for 4 with a solo home run, his 12th of the year.
Low A - West Virginia Power (52-72) - Lost to the Kannapolis Intimidators 7-6. Zachary Fuesser pitched 4 1-3 innings, allowing four runs on five hits and striking out five. Orlando Castro struck out four in 3 2-3 scoreless innings. Nathan Kilcrease (0-2, 1.36 ERA) had his worst outing of the year to take the loss by allowing three runs on five hits in 2 2-3 innings. Dan Gamache (.291) went 2 for 5 and drove in two. Jose Osuna (.276) went 2 for 5 with a double and an RBI. Junior Sosa (.259) went 3 for 5 and drove in a run. Eric Avila (.285) went 1 for 4 with a two run home run, his sixth of the year.
SS - State College Spikes (29-28) - Lost to the Auburn Doubledays 1-0. Adrian Sampson (0-1, 2.43 ERA) pitched 4 2-3 innings, allowing an unearned run on three hits and striking out four. Lance Breedlove pitched the rest of the fifth inning scoreless and Clario Perez pitched four scoreless innings. Jesus Vasquez (.237) went 2 for 4. Schwind (.500) went 1 for 2 with a triple in his State College debut.
GCL - GCL Pirates (32-21) - Beat the GCL Tigers 7-1. Aaron Pribanic pitched 1 1-3 scoreless innings, allowing two hits. David Jagoditsh (2-1, 3.22 ERA) got the win after striking out four in 2 2-3 scoreless innings. Bryton Trepagnier also had four strikeouts but also gave up a run in 2 1-3 innings. Yhonatan Herrand and Roberto Espinosa each had a scoreless outing. Andrew Lambo (.485) went 2 for 3 with a double and two RBI. Max Moroff (.321) went 2 for 5 and drove in a run. Jin-De Jhang (.312) went 1 for 3 and drove in a run. Dilson Herrera (.282) went 2 for 3. Eric Wood (.299) went 2 for 5 and drove in a run. Edwin Espinal (.232) went 2 for 4 with a double. Elvis Escobar (.275) went 2 for 3 and drove in a run.