Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 8/13/09

The Prospect Tracker is updated with tonight’s games. AAA The Result: Indianapolis lost 7-6 to Columbus. -Jose Tabata did not play. He’s missed the last three games with a minor wrist injury.-Argenis Diaz went 0 for 4 with three strikeouts. Other Game Notes: Eric Hacker pitched 4.1 innings, allowing seven runs on nine hits, with three walks and four strikeouts. Neil Walker went 3 for 4 with a homer. Jeff Clement went 3 for...

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Game 114 Live Blog: Pirates at Rockies

Game 114 – Pirates @ Rockies

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Pirates Notebook: Cedeno could make Wilson/Snell deal a steal

It’s been less than two weeks, which is hardly a good enough sample size to evaluate a trade, but the Jack Wilson/Ian Snell deal is looking great right now. The main reason is probably due to the guy no one expected big things from: Ronny Cedeno. I was against trading Jack Wilson this season, mostly because the Pirates didn’t have an immediate replacement option for him at short, at least not one who could provide the same...

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Pirates sign Joseph Schoenfeld

According to Baseball America, the Pittsburgh Pirates have signed tenth round pick Joseph Schoenfeld for $195 K. The Draft Pick Signing Tracker is updated with the signing and the bonus figure. Here is what I wrote about Schoenfeld on my day two recap of the draft: It took me awhile to find info on Schoenfeld, and the stats I have aren’t complete, but here goes. He’s 6’2″, 187 pounds, and was the offensive MVP...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prospect Watch 8/12/09

The Prospect Tracker is updated with tonight’s games. AAA The Result: Indianapolis won 2-1 against Columbus. -Jose Tabata did not play for the second game in a row.-Argenis Diaz went 0 for 3 with a strikeout. Other Game Notes: Jeff Clement went 1 for 3 with a homer as the DH, his sixth with Indianapolis. Robinzon Diaz went 2 for 4, playing first base today. Virgil Vasquez pitched seven innings, allowing one run on three hits,...

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