Last week we started a new feature called "Week in Review", which surprisingly reviewed the weekly articles on the site and the weekly news surrounding the Pirates. It can be difficult to keep up with everything over the off-season, especially with other sports going on. Below is a summary of all of the top stories from the past week, making sure you didn't miss anything.
The weekly review wouldn't be complete without a reminder to pre-order our 2014 Prospect Guide. The book will be released in mid-December after the Winter Meetings. This weekend I finished updating all of the player information in the book and adding stats for all of the players in the system. That's over 150 players, finishing up a huge amount of work for the book. By the end of next week I'm hoping to get the reports finished for the top 50 prospects, as well as some of the prospects in the additional section. Right now the book is on schedule.
We've been doing a weekly Prospect Rewind, looking back at previou...
Tim is the owner and editor in chief of Pirates Prospects. He started the site in January 2009, and turned it into his full time job during the 2011 season. Prior to starting Pirates Prospects, Tim worked with AccuScore.com, providing MLB, NHL, and NFL coverage to various national media outlets, including ESPN Insider, USA Today, Yahoo Sports, and the Wall Street Journal. He also writes the annual Prospect Guide, which is sold through the site. Tim lives in Bradenton, where he provides live coverage all year of Spring Training, mini camp, instructs, the Bradenton Marauders, and the GCL Pirates.