Comments on: Prospect Notebook: Hunter Strickland’s Return to the Mound Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:00:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Ross Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:08:00 +0000 even with his slow starts to seasons, boy would adam laroche really do wonders to this Pirates team now. as much as people disliked him when he was a Pirate, he would be that instant power they need in the 4 or 5 spot. even though he puts up bad WAR numbers, you can pencil him in for AT LEAST 15 homers in a season