Tonight: Portland at Altoona, 6:30 p.m.
Pitchers: Curve LHP Sean Brady (2-5, 6.22) vs. Sea Dogs RHP Tanner Houck (5-4, 4.24)
Four-man rotations disappeared in baseball decades ago, but for the past four weeks, the Curve have been limited to four starters ...
LEADING OFF: The Curve were off Monday and begin a three-game home series against Portland tonight at 6:30.
SAFE AT FIRST: Pitchers tonight: Curve RHP Austin Coley (0-0, 3.00) vs. Sea Dogs RHP Denyi Reyes (1-7, 4.42).
STEALING SECOND: The Sea Dogs have the worst record in the Eastern League ...
The Curve appeared to be in big trouble at the end of May, with the club losing eight of nine to drop a season-high five games below .500.
June has been a much different, much more encouraging story.
Altoona has the best record in the Eastern League so far this month at 7-2, and the team ...
Professional baseball, particularly at its highest levels, is a myriad of highs and lows, and peaks and valleys, that can offer experiences of numbing disappointment as well as intense fulfillment.
Joel Hanrahan, in his first year as a pitching coach with the Altoona Curve, sampled the full ...
The Curve enjoyed a terrific twinbill that finished in thrilling fashion Saturday night to sweep Akron.
Domingo Robles dominated on the mound in the first game with a seven-inning shutout as Altoona rolled, 6-0.
The Curve were getting no-hit into the bottom of the sixth in game two, only to ...
Today: Game 1 — Akron at Altoona, 4:30 p.m.; Game 2 — Akron at Altoona, 30 minutes after conclusion of Game 1
Pitching matchup: Game 1 —Curve LHP Domingo Robles (0-1, 4.09) vs. RubberDucks TBD; Game 2 — Curve RHP James Marvel (4-5, 3.92) vs. RubberDucks TBD
LEADING OFF: The Curve were off Thursday and just finished a stretch that saw them play 16 out of 23 games on the road. Now they’ll play seven in a row at home, as well as 10 out of 13.
SAFE AT FIRST: Akron comes to town for four games, with tonight’s series opener set for 7 p.m. Starting ...
Next game: Akron at Altoona, Friday,7 p.m.
From Mirror reports
ERIE — The Curve finished off their best three-game stretch of the season Wednesday to sweep a series at Erie.
Altoona rolled to a 6-2 victory in its second straight morning game ...
From Mirror reports
ERIE — Unlike Akron, Erie has long been a place where the Curve have gone to get well.
That’s been the case so far this week, with struggling Altoona finding success in the SeaWolves’ small ballpark.
The Curve belted a pair of solo homers and got an outstanding ...
ERIE — The Curve rallied for one of their most improbable victories in years Monday night, scoring five runs in the ninth inning and hitting back-to-back home runs to stun Erie.
Altoona trailed by four entering the ninth before loading the bases with no outs. A run scored on a groundout by ...
Tonight: Altoona at Erie, 7:05 p.m.
Pitchers: Curve RHP James Marvel (4-5, 3.81) vs. SeaWolves RHP Anthony Castro (1-1, 6.35)
It’s time for some members of the Curve to start playing with a sense of urgency in their careers and to stop taking the game and their ...
It happens so fast. Lightning fast.
Even if you’re paying close attention at a baseball game, it can be tough to avoid getting hit by a screaming foul ball aimed at you in the ...
Hunter Owen knew it was gone right off the bat, and boy, did the Curve need it.
“It’s awesome. It’s a great feeling,” Owen said.
The first walk-off homer of Owen’s pro career lifted the Curve to a thrilling 4-3 win over New Hampshire on Saturday night before 5,048 fans at Peoples ...
Tonight: New Hampshire at Altoona, 6 p.m.
Pitchers: Curve LHP Sean Brady (2-4, 6.57)vs Fisher Cats RHP Hector Perez (4-2, 5.44)
By Tyler King
For the Mirror
After a long road trip that saw Altoona go 1-8 and falter to fourth place in the Eastern League Western ...
TRENTON, N.J. — The Curve didn’t win the final game of their long road trip, but they were well on the way to doing so before Mother Nature intervened Thursday night.
Altoona led Trenton, 6-0, when play was suspended in the top of the third inning because of heavy rain at Arm & Hammer ...
Covering the bases
LEADING OFF: The Curve were rained out Wednesday night at Trenton. The teams will play a doubleheader tonight beginning at 5.
SAFE AT FIRST: Pitchers tonight: Curve RHP James Marvel (4-5, 3.81) and RHP Austin Coley (0-0, 4.50) vs. Thunder RHP Deivi Garcia (2-2, 3.46) and ...
TRENTON, N.J. — One of the worst road trips in Curve history continued Tuesday night as the team found yet another tough way to lose.
Altoona led 5-1 after 4¢ innings but squandered the big cushion and fell to Trenton, 6-5, at Arm & Hammer Park. The Curve dropped to 1-7 on their ...
PORTLAND, Maine — There are bad losses and bad road trips, and the Curve haven't been able to avoid either over the past week.
Altoona is having one of the worst road trips in franchise history, dropping to 1-6 with Monday afternoon’s 7-3 loss to Portland at Hadlock Field.
The Sea Dogs ...
From Mirror reports
PORTLAND, Maine — It looked like a lopsided pitching matchup on paper, and sure enough, it turned out to be lopsided.
Just not the way one would have expected.
Curve lefty Sean Brady took the mound Sunday afternoon with a 1-4 record and 7.47 ERA in the Eastern League ...
PORTLAND, Maine — The idea of a relief pitcher starting a game in an opener role has a lot of upside, but it also can cause some trouble by putting the pitcher in an unusual spot.
The Curve turned to closer Matt Eckelman to open Saturday’s game at Portland because of some tough roster ...