Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Report – September 8th

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Mar 12, 2015; Bradenton, FL, USA; The field is made ready for play before a spring training baseball game at McKechnie Field. The Boston Red Sox beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

Advanced A Bradenton Marauders

The Bradenton Marauders went 5-1 over the past week. They completed a three game sweep of the Palm Beach Cardinals. Then they took three of four from the St Lucie Mets. The Marauders came up one game short of making the playoffs this season.

Florida State League South Division Standings:

Palm Beach Cardinals – 43-25 (75-63)

Bradenton Marauders – 42-26 (74-64)

Fort Myers Miracle – 38-31 (76-63)

St. Lucie Mets – 33-35 (68-70)

Jupiter Hammerheads – 32-38 (67-73)

Charlotte Stone Crabs – 24-41 (69-66)

Players that stood out:

OF Harold Ramirez  ended the season with a .337 batting average.

Reese McGuire ended the season batting .254.

LHP Cody Dickson continues to lead the team with twelve wins.

RHP Frank Duncan  leads the team with 111 strikeouts.

RHP Montana DuRapau leads the team with thirteen saves.

A look at next week:

The Marauders season has ended. We look forward to covering the Marauders again next season.

We dig deep and head for the hills as we take a look at the Class-A West Virginia Power.

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