2010 MLB Draft Live Blog: Day Two

Day two of the draft starts at noon, and consists of rounds 2-30.  You can follow along via conference call on MLB.com, or just follow all of the Pirates’ picks in the chat below. Check out my day one recap and day two preview to know what to watch for. <p><a href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=8c83a625e2″ >2010 MLB Draft Live Blog: Day...

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Day Two of the Draft Could be Huge for the Pirates

Be sure to join us today for the day two live blog. The Pirates may have lost 6-1 to the Chicago Cubs this afternoon, but today certainly feels good to be a BUCCO Fan.  With the second pick in the 2010 MLB Draft, the Pittsburgh Pirates selected right handed prep pitcher Jameson Taillon (click on his name to check out his BUCCO Fans player page).  I’ve written a lot about Taillon in the past few...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 6/7/10

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis beat Columbus 5-3.  Brian Burres pitched 5.1 innings, allowing three runs on five hits, with a walk and four strikeouts.  Vinnie Chulk added a scoreless inning, but lucked out by alloing two hits and two walks.  He lucked out because Justin Thomas came on with one out in the seventh, and the bases loaded, and got a double play.  Thomas pitched 1.2 innings, allowing one hit...

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Pirates draft Jameson Taillon

The Pittsburgh Pirates have drafted high school pitcher Jameson Taillon (click his name to go to his BUCCO Fans player page) with their first pick, number two overall, in the 2010 MLB draft.  Taillon was rated the number two prospect in the draft by Baseball America, behind Bryce Harper and one ahead of high school shortstop Manny Machado.  Harper went first overall to the Washington Nationals, leaving...

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2010 MLB Draft Live Blog

The 2010 MLB Draft begins on Monday, June 7th at 7:00 PM.  I will be doing a live blog starting at 6:00 PM to talk about the Pirates’ first round pick, and as the rest of the first round plays out, talking about some potential options for the picks on day two.  Will the Pirates go with Jameson Taillon or Manny Machado? If you haven’t already, check out my 2010 Pittsburgh Pirates draft preview....

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