Keep Andy LaRoche in the lineup

6 years ago

If there is one thing that frustrates me about the new management team, it is their unwillingness to give ...

2009 expectations

6 years ago

Let me be honest with everyone that might be reading this. I am having a very difficult time getting ...

Updated 2009 win projections

6 years ago

First of all, I apologize for the lack of posting the past few weeks. Unfortunately, real life became quite ...

Gorzelanny, four others cut

6 years ago

The Pirates optioned Tom Gorzelanny and Jose Tabata to minor league camp today. It is surprising to see Gorzelanny ...

Rays at Pirates

6 years ago

Brian from Raise the Jolly Roger is looking into setting up some live blogs during the upcoming season, and ...

Dream until your dream come true

6 years ago

2009 Spring Training Pedro Alvarez .444/.500/.778 Andrew McCutchen .250/.377/.477 Jose Tabata .444/.560/.611   That is all.

2008 UZR/150

6 years ago

Just a quick graphical comparison between the Pirates’ defense on opening day 2008 and opening day 2009. I used ...

Latest Analysis

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