Comments on: McKenry Learning to Adjust to Backup Role Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 05:37:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: John Lease Wed, 16 May 2012 16:23:00 +0000 He’ll be useful until he commands arbitration. Then he’ll be on his way. The Pirates need some hitters, and backup catchers should be able to hit somewhat. Plenty of guys in the minors who’d like the chance.