Is Charlie Morton addressing his pitch-tipping?

MLB: Pirates vs Giants APR 14A couple weeks ago, I speculated that Charlie Morton was tipping his pitches from the stretch. My theory was that when he came set, he was moving his glove prior to fastballs and keeping his hands still when he prepared to throw an off-speed pitch. Well, I noticed a change on Monday night in Philadelphia. Is Morton attempting to address this issue?

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Game 39: Duke Outduels Doc

Count me surprised. Zach Duke outpitched Roy Halladay. Bucs win!

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Pirates sign six Latin prospects

According to Dejan Kovacevic, the Pittsburgh Pirates have signed six Latin American prospects.  The players are outfielder Willy Garcia, right handed pitchers Brayan Almonte, Oderman Rocha, and Jose Luis Acosta, left handed pitcher Angel Sanchez, and first baseman Jose Roman. We heard about Garcia back in February, although the deal was never confirmed until now.  Garcia received $280,000, which is higher than any bonus...

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2010 Draft Prospects Rundown 5/17

Here is a recap of how each player did this weekend.  You can click on their name to go to their draft tracker. BRYCE HARPER Harper went 5-for-13 this weekend, with one walk and five strikeouts as Southern Nevada won the Region XVIII Championship tournament.  Harper had two extra base hits, and didn’t record an RBI, but had a stolen base.  Southern Nevada will advance to the Western District Championship...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 5/17/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis lost 3-0 to Toledo.  Brad Lincoln got the start and had a fantastic outing, although he got very little support from his offense.  Lincoln pitched seven innings, allowing three runs on four hits, with one walk and ten strikeouts.  He was perfect through 5.1 innings, but things fell apart in the sixth, with the damage coming on a three run homer.  Vinnie Chulk pitched a...

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