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Prospect Primer for Trade Partners – Relievers

Prospect Primer for Trade Partners – Relievers

Moreno's impending 40-man roster decision could include him in a trade

This is the third article of three that will help acclimate any fans of other teams that are searching for information about potential Pirate prospects in upcoming trades.  It can also help with existing Pirate fans that may not be familiar with the minor leagues to see what we may be losing in any potential upcoming trades.

The first article, highlighting Starting Pitchers, can be found here.  The second article that examined Hitter prospects can be viewed here.

The players will be listed not in prospect order, but rather by classification from AAA down to Low A.  It is not assumed, for purposes of this article, that any short-season players will be included in potential trades.  The age listed is the player’s 2011 season age, using July 1st as the cutoff date.

Without further ado, let’s take a look at some potential relievers available in trades.

AAA

Tony Watson (26) LHP -- 2-3, 2.45 ERA, 29....

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