Comments on: Tim Alderson Returns to Long Toss, Sees Velocity Return http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:00:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 By: indybucfan http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13423 Wed, 21 Mar 2012 01:54:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13423 I’d start him in the rotation at Altoona and see where it goes. If he does well, he could be a guy that moves up to Indy when the need arises. He needs to have some prolonged success and get back on track first.

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By: mikez09 http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13422 Wed, 21 Mar 2012 01:11:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13422 Great stuff Tim! i really hope Alderson can get it together. This kid was awesome and a “can’t miss” type prospect a few years ago. Hearing that he is getting his velocity back is great!

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By: Tim Williams http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13419 Tue, 20 Mar 2012 22:34:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13419 It was also more than the Giants wanted to spend.

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By: John Lease http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13417 Tue, 20 Mar 2012 21:58:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13417 Freddy Sanchez’s option wasn’t too high, the Pirates gave it to him.  It was just more than they wanted to spend.

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By: Lee Young http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13413 Tue, 20 Mar 2012 20:25:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13413  Maybe we can trade him for a SS. lol

Seriously, I hope he bounces back.

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By: scrappy2499 http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/03/tim-alderson-returns-to-long-toss-sees-velocity-return.html#comment-13412 Tue, 20 Mar 2012 19:45:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=27232#comment-13412 Hope he turns it around.  The more pitchers we have knocking on the door the better.  This team doesn’t have a lot of positions with depth, but our strength seems to be pitching.  So, the more pitchers with starting potential in the fold the better.

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