• Prospect Reports
    Doumit Joins Indians For Rehab; Harrison Homers In Loss

    Charlotte Knights  5,  Indianapolis Indians  4 ( box ) The Indianapolis Indians began an 8-game road trip with a loss to the Charlotte Knights in Knight Stadium in the suburbs of Charlotte, NC.  2B Josh Harrison’s late-inning home run was not enough for the Indians to catch up to the Knights. Pirates’...

  • News and Rumors
    Tuesday Rumors: Upton, Iannetta, Giambi

    The Pirates are one of five teams talking to Tampa about Upton. Here are the rumors for Tuesday: -Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports repeats a rumor that we heard yesterday: the Pirates are one of five teams looking at B.J. Upton.  He mentions that the level of interest by the Pirates...

  • News and Rumors
    Teams Understanding the Value of Prospects

    Buster Olney had an interesting article up this morning on ESPN, talking about how teams are less willing to trade prospects.  The article quotes a few executives on the trade deadline this year, noting at how teams are more reluctant these days to deal prospects, as opposed to an example the article...

  • Top Stories
    Young Prospects Require Patience

    I’ve always had a certain approach when it came to evaluating prospects out of high school.  Too often, you see them evaluated by fans with the same expectations you see given to college players.  If a prospect isn’t above the high-A level three years after he’s drafted, it’s seen as a disappointment....

  • Analysis
    Daily Prospect Profile: Zack Von Rosenberg

    Von Rosenberg has put up two strong outings in a row. One of the bigger disappointments in the minors this year has been Zack Von Rosenberg, and his struggles in his first year in full season ball.  Von Rosenberg is way too young to assume his poor numbers represent anything more than...

  • Schedule
    Minor League Schedule: 7/26/11

    Today's starting pitchers: Justin Wilson, Aaron Pribanic, Brian Leach and Jameson Taillon.

  • Game Recaps
    Game 100 Recap: McDonald K’s a Bunch in Pirates Win

    The Pirates made good use of limited scoring opportunities and James McDonald was blazing as the pitchers held Atlanta to a single run. The Pirates remain in first by percentage points over the Cardinals and picked up a game on the Braves in the Wild Card standings. Really impressive win on national...

  • Prospect Watch
    Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 7/25/11

    Robbie Grossman extends his hitting streak to 13 games.

  • Prospect Reports
    Harrison’s Walk Off Single Gives Indians A Win In 12

    Indianapolis Indians  7,  Rochester Red Wings  6 ( box  ) 3B Josh Harrison closed out the Indians’ home stand tonight with a walk-off single in the bottom of the 12th inning to give Indianapolis the win over Rochester at Victory Field.  This was the third extra-inning game the Indians played in this...

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