Pittsburgh defensive end signs autographs, throws out first pitch.
Mel Rojas, Jr. accounts for all 3 Altoona runs.
Gift Ngoepe's squeeze bunt in the 8th inning, which scored Alen Hanson from third base, was the game-winning play as Altoona beats Richmond, 2-1.
Unearned runs doom Altoona in 2-1 loss to Richmond.
Evan Chambers played for both the Spikes and Curve, before he passed away in the offseason. His high school baseball teammate, Keon Broxton, remembers him every time he goes up to bat for the Curve.
Altoona lost all 3 weekend games in Richmond (after winning on Thursday in Virginia).
The Altoona Curve held a 4-1 heading into the bottom of the 9th in Richmond, but the Squirrels scored 4 runs to win, 5-4.
Check out the highlights from Day 1 of the Curve Classic, featuring wins from Bishop Carroll and Altoona. (Central and Hollidaysburg won the night games).
Altoona tallies 11 hits in 6-1 win at Richmond.
Altoona drops final game of season-opening home stand 5-4.
The Curve take down the Akron Rubber Ducks, 4-3, after Willy Garcia hits a walkoff homer
The former Curve pitcher, and top Pirates' pitching prospect, is expected to be out at least a year as he recovers.
Nick Kingham threw 6 shutout innings - allowing just 3 hits and striking out 6 batters - as the Curve get their first win of the season, 5-1.
After two days of postponements because of the rain, the Altoona Curve finally opened the 2014 baseball season. However, they lost both games of the doubleheader to the Seawolves.
Once a top pitching prospect, Pirates 2010 2nd pick makes move to infield.
Cunningham, Maggi headline players returning to Altoona in 2014.
Pitcher Nick Kingham and SS Alen Hanson headline the 2014 season opening roster.
Adam Hyzdu, Tike Redman and Jack Wilson will headline the Alumni team in the Heroes Softball Game on July 15th at PNG Field.
Dozens hoping for their shot in the spotlight.
Two WTAJ personalities will be judges at the first round of tryouts.
The Curve-Pirates exhibition game in Altoona had Bucs fans come out to PNG Field in droves.
The Pirates have traded former Curve OF Alex Dickerson to the Padres, and designated OF Garrett Jones for assignment.
Altoona Curve announce free admission to PNG field to watch the Pirates game on Thursday.
More than 100 Altoona Curve players have gone on to the majors.
The former Curve outfielder earns the honor after leading all Pirate minor leaguers with 32 home runs and 99 RBI.
After the Curve finale, it was announced that outfielder Alex Dickerson would be sent to play with AAA-Indianapolis.
Altoona falls in 11 innings to Akron in the 2013 season finale.
After his rehab start with the Curve on Labor Day, Bucs' closer Jason Grilli held an impromptu autograph session that lasted over an hour.
Curve's Alex Dickerson was named the EL Rookie of the Year, Curve MVP and then had a 4-hit night Sunday (including a 3-run homer).
Bucs' catcher Tony Sanchez confirms that pitcher Duke Welker was the PTBNL in the Morneau trade.
Bucs' catcher Tony Sanchez talks about his stuggles hitting in Altoona this weekend.
After Saturday's game, Curve manager Carlos Garcia confirmed that Gregory Polanco, David Bromberg and Zack Thornton would all move up to Indianapolis. Polanco talks about the promotion.
The Pirates All-Star threw one inning at the beginning of Saturday's game.
Bucs' Closer Jason Grilli talks to WTAJ about the Justin Morneau trade while he rehabs in Altoona.
Santos and Dickerson had multi-hit games in 2-0 loss at Harrisburg.
Altoona falls to Richmond on Sunday, which means they are officially eliminated from the Eastern League playoffs.
Altoona technically keep their playoff hopes alive by taking two games against Richmond on Saturday.
The Spikes win their 8th straight, while the Curve are rained out in Richmond.
Pirates' right fielder Travis Snider went 1-3 in a rehab start with the AA squad on Monday.
Altoona’s early one-run lead and no-hit bid fell by the wayside Sunday afternoon.
Altoona records second shutout of week in win.
Altoona got into an early hole, and couldn't climb out.
Curve Pitcher David Bromberg allowed 2 hits and struck out 7 in Altoona's 2-0 win Thursday night.
Santos extends on-base streak to 17 games.
It was the "World Series of Savings" Tuesday at PNG Field in Curve, PA.
Justin Howard's home run powered the Curve to a 3-2 lead, but they fell 5-3 to Harrisburg.
The Altoona Curve are helping to knock hunger out of the park.
Sadler picks up 10th win of the year, as Curve down B-Mets 5-4.
Alex Dickerson drove in 27 runs over 26 games in July.
The Altoona Curve fall in the series to Akron, after a 4-3 loss Sunday night.