Comments on: Victor Black Headed to the Arizona Fall League http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:49:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 By: Tim Williams http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html#comment-20597 Wed, 26 Sep 2012 01:58:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=42333#comment-20597 It’s not really extra work. Players always pitch in the off-season. He would be pitching during instructs if he wasn’t in the AFL. The difference is that these games are a little more structured than instructs games.
The most attention gets paid to the regular season workload. But that workload only plays one part of the total workload. That total workload includes Spring Training innings, and innings after the season.

]]>
By: eeee12 http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html#comment-20595 Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:57:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=42333#comment-20595 How worried are you about this extra workload when considering his injury history?

]]>
By: Tim Williams http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html#comment-20582 Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:39:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=42333#comment-20582 Probably because he’s in Double-A, has control issues, and hasn’t pitched in Triple-A yet. Plus they have like 13-14 relievers.

]]>
By: gonfalon http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html#comment-20581 Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:35:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=42333#comment-20581 The AFL is great and all, but why not see what that 99mph fastball can do for the Pirates? The Pirates should have DFA’d No Relation, added Black to the 40-man roster, and called him up.

]]>
By: buccotime57 http://www.piratesprospects.com/2012/09/victor-black-headed-to-the-arizona-fall-league.html#comment-20548 Tue, 25 Sep 2012 02:46:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=42333#comment-20548 I hope they call him up next year, if he is producing…

]]>