Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects: Strong Roansy Contreras Start, Paul Skenes Struggles, & More

Recapping Saturday's Pirate minor league action

Apr 4, 2023; Boston, Massachusetts, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Roansy Contreras (59)
Apr 4, 2023; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Roansy Contreras (59) / Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports
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Low-A Bradenton suffers 1-run, high scoring loss

A 9th inning rally came up just short for the Low-A Bradenton Marauders on Saturday night. Bradenton scored twice in the 9th inning, but could not complete the rally in a 9-8 loss against the Jupiter Hammerheads. With the loss, the Marauders are now 67-51 on the season.

Dominic Perachi started for Bradenton, allowing 4 runs on three hits, three walks, a home run, and four strikeouts in 3 innings pitched. Drake Fellows pitched a scoreless 4th inning and Landon Tomkins pitched 2 scoreless innings.

Jaden Woods was hit hard in 1.2 innings pitched. Woods allowed 4 runs on six hits in his 1.2 innings pitched. Darvin Garcia was then summoned to get the final out of the 8th inning.

With one out in the 9th inning Mitch Jebb reached on an error. This was followed by a 2-run home run from Lonnie White Jr. White Jr.'s 6th home run since joining the Marauders cut the Hammerhead lead to 8-7. Rodolfo Nolasco singled with one out, but Charles McAdoo then grounded out to end the game.

White Jr.'s home run was part of a multi-hit game for the outfielder. Sergio Campana was 3-for-4 with two triples, a run scored, and a RBI. Jesus Castillo was 2-for-4 with a run scored, Yordany De Los Santos went 1-for-4, and Cal Mitchell was 1-for-4 while making a rehab appearance.

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