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Curve to Host National Anthem Tryouts in Indiana, Altoona

January 11, 2017 - CURVE, Pa. - The Altoona Curve will host their annual National Anthem Tryouts in Altoona and Indiana as the 2017 season approaches. Auditions will be held at Logan Valley Mall in Altoona and at Indiana Mall, and singers will be able to audition for a chance to sing the "Star Spangled Banner" or "God Bless America" at Peoples Natural Gas Field in the upcoming season. The first auditions will take place on Saturday, January 28 at Logan Valley Mall in Altoona. Registration for the event will open at 9 a.m. and the singing tr... Full Story

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Ryan Named New Altoona Curve Manager

December 23, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - Western Pennsylvania native Michael Ryan has been named as the new manager of the Altoona Curve, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Friday afternoon. Ryan will be joined on the Curve coaching staff by hitting coach Kevin Riggs, who returns for his third season in Altoona, and new pitching coach Bryan Hickerson. A native of Indiana, Pa., Ryan embarks on his first season managing at the Double-A level. "It's such an honor to lead the Curve this year," Ryan said. "It's personal to me, to be so close to home ... Full Story

Martin Introduced as Curve General Manager

October 7, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - The Altoona Curve have named Derek Martin as their new general manager, the club announced on Friday afternoon at Peoples Natural Gas Field. "D-Mar" returns to the Altoona front office, where he served in various roles from 2004-2007, including director of sales. "I would like to thank the Lozinak family for giving me this opportunity," Martin said. "Not often do dreams become a reality, but that has happened today." "We have a great staff in place," Martin added. "I look forward to working with them to... Full Story

Egan to Depart Curve

September 15, 2016 - CURVE, Pa. - Altoona Curve General Manager Rob Egan will be leaving the Double-A Eastern League club at the end of the month to start a new professional opportunity, the team announced today. Egan, 47, has served for eight seasons as the Curve's general manager (2009-2016) and has been with the Altoona franchise for 14 of its 18 seasons overall. Hired as the team's Director of Broadcasting in 1999, the Michigan native fulfilled play-by-play broadcasting, media relations, sales and marketing roles over the Curve's first si... Full Story

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Altoona Curve Minor League Baseball

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