Kristy Robinson

  • Analysis
    Jones arbitration ruling expected Thursday

    Photo by Mark Olson PITTSBURGH -- First baseman Garrett Jones' arbitration ruling is expected tomorrow, according to the Associated Press. Jones, 30, asked for $2.5 million in his first year of arbitration, the Pirates countered with $2.25 million. Jones made $455,500 during the 2011 season. The Pirates and Jones both stated their...

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    Young impresses, but will not sign with Bucs

    Veteran Dmitri Young may have impressed Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle and staff yesterday at Pirate City, but according to Rob Biertempfel of the Trib, they will not offer him a contract. Young, 38, reported to have held up well to the rigorous workouts yesterday in Bradenton, Fla., but hopes of reviving his...

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    Dmitri Young Works out for Hurdle at Pirate City

    PITTSBURGH -- Veteran Dmitri Young worked out in front of Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle and staff today at Pirate City, according to Tom Singer of It was reported last week that Young, who hasn’t played in the Majors since 2008, would travel to Bradenton, Fla., to work out in front of...

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    Kristy’s blog: Just one week until first spring training workout

    There's just one week left until the Pirates first workout (pitchers and catchers) of the spring. I will arrive in Bradenton, Fla. on Feb. 19th and will be covering the Major League team for the entire camp. This is my first blog entry for the site. I just wanted to give you...

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    Pirates Equipment truck headed for Bradenton, Fla

    PITTSBURGH -- Although spring training isn’t officially underway until the first workout held on February 19th in Bradenton, Fla., there was a sign on Friday that it isn’t too much longer until Pirate City and McKechnie field begin to see the full-squad in action. Scott Bonnett, who has been the Pirates equipment...

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    Dmitri Young To Work Out At Pirate City Next Week

    PITTSBURGH -- Jim Bowden of ESPN reported today that the Pirates and Manager Clint Hurdle plan on working out first baseman Dmitri Young next week at Pirate City in Bradenton, Florida. Young, 38, hasn’t played in the Majors since 2008 when he hit .280 with four home runs and 10 RBI over...

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    Matt Hague Looking To Make a Good Impression In Big League Camp

    PITTSBURGH — In less than two weeks, first base prospect Matt Hague will be heading down to Bradenton, Fla., for spring training. This year, however, is different for Hague. The 26-year-old, who was added to the 40-man roster this offseason after being Rule 5 eligible, will have a chance to make an...

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