The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 3 Sep 2015 04:44:28 EDTThu, 3 Sep 2015 04:44:28 EDT stub toe in playoff chase Mirror reports BOWIE, Md. - The Curve's magic number to clinch a playoff spot remains at three with five games remaining after they fell to Bowie and saw both teams chasing them pick up wins Wednesday nigh.Thu, 3 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTCurve closing in on playoff spot Mirror reports BOWIE, Md. - The Curve now find themselves with a golden opportunity, to both clinch a playoff spot in the coming days and to set things up for their best-case scenario in the postseason.Wed, 2 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTCurve kick away chance to pick up important win, Md. - The Curve have to be kicking themselves after kicking away a crucial game in the playoff race Monday night.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTCovering the bases OFF: Since July 1, Curve RHP Chad Kuhl leads all of Double-A with a 1.38 ERA, while LHP Steven Brault is seventh with a 2.01 ERA. Brault has been even better than that in his last nine starts, posting a 1.10 ERA.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTCurve ride Brault's gem by Thunder's home finale for the Curve felt more like a "see ya later" than an actual "goodbye." Altoona beat Trenton, 2-0, before 6,268 fans who showed up for the final regular-season game at Peoples Natural Gas Field.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT