Pirates Prospects to Appear on ESPN 970 With David Todd On Wednesdays
Jul03

Pirates Prospects to Appear on ESPN 970 With David Todd On Wednesdays

David Todd of ESPN 970 will be hosting an hour-long segment called “The Lumber Hour” each Wednesday from 6-7 PM. The show focuses specifically on the Pirates each week. I was on the first episode of the show last week, and will be a regular guest appearing most Wednesdays to talk about the prospects in the minor league system. You can hear my segment tonight around 6:30 PM. This week David and I discuss some of the players...

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Sanchez, Black, Harrison, and Johnson Named International League All-Stars
Jul03

Sanchez, Black, Harrison, and Johnson Named International League All-Stars

The Indianapolis Indians will be sending four players to the Triple-A All-Star game. Tony Sanchez, Vic Black, Josh Harrison, and Kris Johnson have all been selected to the game. Sanchez is having a huge year at the plate, hitting for a .303/.383/.551 line in 198 at-bats. His average, doubles (22), homers (9), and RBIs (36) are the second-most totals among International League catchers. Black has a 2.25 ERA in 28 innings of work, along...

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DSL Prospect Watch: Munoz and De La Cruz Stay Hot In Win Over Reds
Jul03

DSL Prospect Watch: Munoz and De La Cruz Stay Hot In Win Over Reds

For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day.  PIRATES1  Box Score Result: Pirates 6, Mets2 5 in six innings Starting Pitcher: Jose Regalado, RHP (4-1, 3.30) – 5.0 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 6 K, 0 HR Top Hitter: Tito Polo, LF (.330) – 2-for-2, 3B, RBI,  BB,...

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DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates Drop Yankees, Lose Tough One To Cubs
Jun30

DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates Drop Yankees, Lose Tough One To Cubs

For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day.  PIRATES1  Box Score Result: Pirates 4, Yankees2 2 Starting Pitcher: Ramon Rodriguez, RHP (3.13) – 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 3 K, 1 HR Top Hitter: Ramses Pena, 1B (.308) – 2-for-4, RBI, 2 SB Other Notable...

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Alvarez Becoming More Complete Player with Work on Defense
Jun29

Alvarez Becoming More Complete Player with Work on Defense

Pedro Alvarez has been heating up at the plate in recent weeks and has entered the discussion for a spot on the National League All-Star team thanks in large part to the work he has done with his bat. Pirates fans have come to know this side of Alvarez during his career in Pittsburgh. Until this season the perception about his game was that he could hit the ball a ton but his defense left a lot to be desired. That has not necessarily...

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DSL Prospect Watch: Angels Put Up 17 Runs On Pirates
Jun29

DSL Prospect Watch: Angels Put Up 17 Runs On Pirates

For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day.  PIRATES1  Box Score Result: Angels 17, Pirates 10 Starting Pitcher: Miguel Ferreras, RHP (0-4, 6.38) – 1.0 IP, 4 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 2 BB, 1 K, 0 HR Top Hitter: Pablo Reyes, DH (.342) – 2-for-4, 3 RBI, 2 BB, SB Other...

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