Draft Prospect Watch: Bryant Scores Five Runs In Slugfest

We take a look at the recap of Saturday’s games from the top prospects around college baseball. Plus a big pitching performance late Friday night from an unsigned pick of the Pittsburgh Pirates from the 2010 draft. For a list of games to watch through early next week, check out our Draft Prospect Watch Schedule. Also, check out the draft preview posted here and the recap of the first week’s action here. Just a reminder,...

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Pirates Sign Jose Contreras

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed right-handed pitcher Jose Contreras on a minor league deal, with an invitation to Spring Training. He will report to Pirates training camp on Sunday. The 41-year-old native of Cuba had off-season elbow surgery and will be rehabbing during Spring Training. Contreras has a 78-67 career record in 292 games, 175 of those as a starter. The ten-year veteran has pitched for the Yankees, Rockies, White Sox...

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Draft Prospect Watch: No-Hit Outing For Crawford

The second weekend of college baseball began tonight, with some impressive pitching performances from arms near the top of most draft-eligible rankings lists. For a look at the list of games to watch through early next week, check out our Draft Prospect Watch Schedule. Also, check out the draft preview posted here and the recap of the first week’s action here. Just a reminder, the Pirates pick #9 and #14 in this year’s...

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WBC Final Rosters Out: De Jesus Withdraws

According to Rob Biertempfel on Twitter, the final rosters have been released for the 2013 World Baseball Classic and the only change among Pittsburgh Pirates players is Ivan De Jesus Jr withdrawing from Team Puerto Rico. Biertempfel says that De Jesus withdrew to stay in camp to compete for a major league job. The final rosters include Jameson Taillon, Russell Martin  and Chris Leroux for Team Canada. Wandy Rodriguez is scheduled to...

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Draft Prospect Watch: Upcoming Schedule

The second weekend of the college season is about to get under way. The Pirates have the #9 and #14 picks in the upcoming June amateur draft. Throughout the college/HS season, leading up to the draft, we will cover the interesting players that are being discussed in the Pirates draft range. There will also be daily notes on past picks by the Pirates who went unsigned. For a recap of the first week, check out our article posted here....

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