Comments on: Pirates Sign Gerrit Cole and Josh Bell http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Mon, 26 May 2014 13:06:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8833 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 16:19:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8833 WOW. just WOW – never thought we would get Bell.  The Bucs are now a Big League Organization.

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By: Jacob J http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8832 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 16:12:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8832 Woop Woop!
What a coup!
Great news to wake up to today.

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By: Ian Rothermund http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8830 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 15:35:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8830 haha, exactly, just because they won’t pay 40-50% over market value for maybe, possibly one free agent, that could only pose a relative improvement of 5-10 games, when they’d need to win 20 to make the playoffs.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8822 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 12:19:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8822 Not to mention the eye-rolling and head-shaking of the pundits and the denizens of the P-G Asylum who will moan “Same old cheap Pirates” when the club doesn’t go all-in on some free agent.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8819 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 10:58:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8819 While very happy they signed both Cole and Bell, 5M for a mid-1st round talent (Bell) is a lot of money. Lots of upside though, I’m looking forward to seeing him progress over the next few years.

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By: Jimmy Cali http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8816 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 05:41:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8816 watts didn’t sign

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By: Evan Gross http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8815 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 05:37:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8815 any update on watts

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By: F Lang http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8808 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 04:48:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8808 I think the system is finally rebuilt!

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8809 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 04:48:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8809 Unbelievable. Just… unbelievable.

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By: VincentR http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/08/pirates-sign-gerrit-cole-and-josh-bell.html#comment-8806 Tue, 16 Aug 2011 04:47:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=18306#comment-8806 What a great day for the Pirates. The Bell signing shows once again this team is serious.

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