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Newman Knocks Four Hits as Curve Surge Past Ducks

July 23, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - Kevin Newman tied a career high with four hits as the Altoona Curve combined for 15 hits in a 10-5 victory against the Akron RubberDucks on Saturday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Newman logged hits in all four of hits at bats, scoring twice and driving in runs in the fourth and fifth innings. It was the third four-hit game of Newman's career. Altoona (54-45) won back-to-back games for the first time since defeating Harrisburg on July 14-15, while Akron (54-46) falls to third place, one game behind th... Full Story

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Dickson Dazzles Ducks, Curve Snap Streak in 6-3 Victory

July 22, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - Cody Dickson tied a career best with eight strikeouts as the Altoona Curve defeated the Akron RubberDucks, 6-3, on Friday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Dickson (Win, 8-3), who last struck out eight batters on August 26, 2014, allowed just three hits and one unearned run, which scored on a bases loaded walk in the top of the sixth to bring Akron within 6-1, in 5.2 innings. Altoona (53-45) ended its season-worst seven-game losing streak while Akron (54-46) dropped just its sixth game of the season to t... Full Story

Curve Fall to RubberDucks, 7-1

July 21, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - The Altoona Curve dropped their seventh straight game to extend a season-worst losing streak by falling to the Akron RubberDucks, 7-1, on Thursday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field. The lone Curve run of the evening came in the bottom of the third inning on a Harold Ramirez RBI single that bounced off third base to score Kevin Newman and bring Altoona within 5-1 of Akron. Altoona (52-45) lost possession of first place in the Eastern League Western Division since July 7 while Akron (54-45) won its third st... Full Story

Curve Swept in Wednesday Doubleheader by Yard Goats

July 20, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - The Altoona Curve dropped both games of Wednesday's doubleheader to the Hartford Yard Goats, falling in the first game 4-2 and dropping the second game 2-1, at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Pat Valaika walked the Yard Goats off in game two, singling against Curve reliever Montana DuRapau (Game 2 Loss, 2-1) to score Jan Vasquez and give Hartford a 2-1 victory, completing the series sweep for the Yard Goats. Altoona (52-43) has now dropped a season worst six consecutive games, while Hartford (52-42) has won fiv... Full Story

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League: Eastern League
Home: Altoona, Pennsylvania
Class: AA
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates
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