Greg Picart -- Bats: Both / Throws: R; 5' 11", 155 lbPicart was the Pirates' 23rd round choice in the 2003 draft, and he has hung around as a utility infielder for several years. He was sent to A+ Bradenton for 2010, and due to all the injuries there, he got into about half of the Marauders' games. He played about two-thirds of his games at shortstop, and most of the rest at second base, plus one at third. His defense is solid though not spectacular, but his biggest asset is his versatility. Picart has had good and bad years at the plate, and the 2010 season was neither his best nor his worst. He had a hot April, hitting .311 with 5 RBI. That dropped to .162 in May, popped up to .280 with 13 RBI in June, and back down to .171 and .156 i...
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Nancy grew up in Rochester, NY, where her father indoctrinated her to the love of baseball as a small child. He taught her to keep score at the age of 5, and she hasn't stopped since. She now lives in the Indianapolis area with her husband and two sons. Nancy has followed the Indians on both the Most Valuable Network and the Bloguin group, before joining Pirates Prospects in 2011. She provides daily game recaps from Indianapolis, plus player analysis from the guys she sees live at the games.