Minor League Schedule:  John Kuchno Looks to Rebound Tonight For Bradenton
Jul08

Minor League Schedule: John Kuchno Looks to Rebound Tonight For Bradenton

Today’s Starters: Jay Jackson, Pat Ludwig, John Kuchno, Justin Topa, Montana DuRapau, Billy Roth

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Pirates Sign Colombian Catcher Roberto Noguera
Jul08

Pirates Sign Colombian Catcher Roberto Noguera

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed 17-year-old Colombian catcher Roberto Noguera. He trained at the Baseball Academy of Gaujira (Academia de Beisbol del Gaujira) and he was signed by Orlando Covo on July 2nd. Noguera was born on May 15, 1997 which made him eligible to sign during last year’s July 2nd signing period. According to this article in Spanish (which has three photos of Noguera, including him batting right-handed) he...

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Minor League Schedule: Billy Roth Has Strong Numbers Despite His Results
Jul07

Minor League Schedule: Billy Roth Has Strong Numbers Despite His Results

Today’s Starters: Casey Sadler, Zack Dodson, Chad Kuhl, Dovydas Neverauskas, Montana DuRapau, Billy Roth

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Harold Ramirez Placed on Disabled List
Jul07

Harold Ramirez Placed on Disabled List

The West Virginia Power have placed outfield prospect Harold Ramirez on the 7-day disabled list, making the move retroactive to July 3rd. No immediate word on the injury, though making the move retroactive usually means it isn’t anything serious. As noted earlier, Mike Fransoso was added to the Power roster and he will take the place of Ramirez.  The 19-year-old Ramirez got hurt at a bad time, during a 23-game hit streak, which...

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Minor Moves: Hard-Throwing Lefty Promoted to United States From DSL
Jul07

Minor Moves: Hard-Throwing Lefty Promoted to United States From DSL

In addition to the roster moves for Altoona and the trade of Chris Dickerson today, the Pittsburgh Pirates made six moves in the lower minors, including a rare mid-season promotion from the Dominican Summer League. Jake Burnette was added to the GCL roster on rehab and he pitched today. The seventh round pick from the 2011 draft signed an over-slot bonus, but has not lived up to the hype, mostly because he has been unable to stay...

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