Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 7/1/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis lost to Columbus 6-1.  Jeremy Powell pitched five innings, allowing five runs on seven hits, with four walks and two strikeouts.  Chris Jakubauskas made a rehab appearance, allowing one run on four hits in 2.1 innings, with a walk and two strikeouts.  Daniel Moskos got the final two outs in the eighth inning, striking out two batters, but not before allowing one inherited runner...

Read More

Game 79 Live Blog: Pirates vs Phillies

Lineups: Pirates: 1. Jose Tabata, LF 2. Pedro Alvarez, 3B 3. Andrew McCutchen, CF 4. Garrett Jones, 1B 5. Lastings Milledge, RF 6. Ryan Doumit, C 7. Bobby Crosby, SS 8. Andy LaRoche, 2B 9. Daniel McCutchen, P Phillies: 1. Shane Victorino, CF2. Greg Dobbs, 3B3. Jimmy Rollins, SS4. Ryan Howard, 1B5. Jayson Werth, RF6. Raul Ibanez, LF7. Brian Schneider, C8. Wilson Valdez, 2B9. Cole Hamels, P...

Read More

Dana Eveland Clears Waivers

The Pittsburgh Pirates have outrighted left handed pitcher Dana Eveland to AAA after he cleared waivers today.  Eveland was designated for assignment on June 24th, just 23 days after being acquired from the Toronto Blue Jays for Ronald Uviedo. In his time with the Pirates, Eveland made three appearances, allowing nine runs in 9.2 innings of work, with a 3:5 K/BB ratio.  Eveland will most likely join the Indianapolis...

Read More

Two Players At Each Level Who Should Be Promoted

Around the end of May I took a look at two players who needed to be promoted at each level.  A little over a month later and most of those players mentioned have been promoted: Indianapolis - Neil Walker and Brad Lincoln both got the call to the majors.  Honorable mentions Pedro Alvarez and Jose Tabata also got the call. Altoona - Daniel Moskos got the call to AAA, although Jared Hughes is still in AA.  Honorable...

Read More

One Year Ago Today: Garrett Jones Debuts

A year ago today the Pittsburgh Pirates were fresh off their trade that sent left fielder Nyjer Morgan to the Washington Nationals, with Lastings Milledge coming back to the Pirates.  Due to Milledge being injured at the time, and the Nate McLouth trade one month earlier, the Pirates only had Brandon Moss and Andrew McCutchen as their outfielders.  That prompted the call up of a minor league free agent who was having some...

Read More