-- Pat Ludwig, Josh Smith and Jhondaniel Medina (pictured) combined to shut out Palm Beach as Bradenton won, 6-0. Ludwig pitched the first five innings, giving up three hits and a walk, and fanning four. Medina struck out two in a scoreless 9th. Through his first four outings, totaling four innings, Medina has yet to allow a hit or a walk, and has fanned eight. Walker Gourley, Jose Osuna, Jin-De Jhang and Jonathan Schwind each had two hits for the Marauders. Josh Bell went 0-4 with a walk, his fourth straight hitless game. Adam Frazier went 1-5 and committed three errors.
Pirates (brief) MiLB recap: 4/15/14
Bradenton won in a shutout and the other three affiliates were rained out.