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First Pitch: Bringing Back Russell Martin Needs to Be a Top Priority

Last off-season was filled with a lot of drama surrounding A.J. Burnett,...

Prospect Watch: Big Night For West Virginia Hitters; Horrible Night For Bradenton Hitters

TOP OF THE SYSTEM A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today....

Minor League Schedule: Tyler Glasnow Takes His Show on the Road

Today’s Starters: Brandon Cumpton, Joan Montero, Tyler Glasnow, Marek Minarik

Top 10 Pitchers: Sampson, Cumpton, Glasnow, and a Pitcher You Should Learn About

Below are the pitching Game Scores* in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ farm...

Pirates Had a Scout Watching A.J. Burnett’s Last Start

Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates...

Prospect Highlights: Amazing Catch By Center Fielder Chase d’Arnaud

The title might throw off some people that remember Chase d’Arnaud the...

First Pitch: Can the Pirates Fix Ernesto Frieri in Time?

I don’t really want to write another article on why I don’t...

Pirates Looking at Joaquin Benoit and Joakim Soria

Jon Heyman reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates are one of three teams...

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The New Draft Rules Are Backfiring

Yesterday a lot of news came out regarding Brady Aiken, the first overall...

Pirates Sign Gage Hinsz For $580,000

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed right-handed pitcher Gage Hinsz to an...

First Pitch: The Pirates 2014 Draft is Making More Sense

When it comes to draft analysis, the first look at the draft is never final....

The ‘Stubborn’ Approach That Has the Pirates Leading the NL in OBP

Follow @NateBarnes_ Follow @pirateprospects When the Pittsburgh Pirates...

Prospect Highlights: First Look at a GCL Pirates Pitcher With a Tale of Perseverance

Yesterday, we shared some great video of 19-year-old five-tool outfielder...

Why the Pirates Will Be Fine if They Don’t Make a Big Addition to the Bullpen

It seems like every year around this time I get into the same debates...

Pirates Had a Scout Watching A.J. Burnett’s Last Start

Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates...

Pirates Looking at Joaquin Benoit and Joakim Soria

Jon Heyman reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates are one of three teams...

Pirates Among Teams That Scouted Ian Kennedy Last Night

The Pittsburgh Pirates were one of the teams who scouted San Diego...

Three Cases That Show It’s Not Always About Stats in the Minors

We focus a lot on the statistical side of things on this site. Whether...

Adrian Sampson Just Misses a Complete Game No Hitter

Adrian Sampson has easily been the breakout pitcher of the year in the...

Joely Rodriguez Moving to the Bullpen in Altoona

Joely Rodriguez came out of the bullpen in Altoona tonight after starting...