Casey Sadler blames pitch utilization on recent slide
Jul27

Casey Sadler blames pitch utilization on recent slide

Despite posting a season ERA of 2.85 with Indianapolis, Casey Sadler has seen his share of struggles since returning from Pittsburgh in mid-June. In his past six starts, he has allowed at least seven hits in all of them. In addition, in the 36.1 innings over this stretch, he has allowed 18 runs. Prior to this, he allowed 18 runs in the 61.2 innings leading up to the promotion. With this struggle in mind, Sadler has two reasons for the...

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Prospect Watch: Kevin Krause Showing Power From the Catcher’s Position
Jul27

Prospect Watch: Kevin Krause Showing Power From the Catcher’s Position

TOP OF THE SYSTEM A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today. ┬áNote that this list doesn’t include players currently in the majors. If a player is in the majors, he will be removed, everyone below him will be shifted up a spot, and a new player will be added to the bottom of the list. If a player is out for the season (Jameson Taillon #1, Clay Holmes #12), he will be removed and everyone below him will move up a spot....

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Minor League Schedule: Glasnow and Heredia Get Sunday Afternoon Starts
Jul26

Minor League Schedule: Glasnow and Heredia Get Sunday Afternoon Starts

Today’s Starters: Brandon Cumpton, Tyler Glasnow, Pat Ludwig, Luis Heredia, Marek Minarik

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Minor Moves: Pirates Going the Stetson Allie Route With Hayden Hurst
Jul26

Minor Moves: Pirates Going the Stetson Allie Route With Hayden Hurst

Over the last two days, Hayden Hurst has been playing as the designated hitter in the GCL. This is significant, as Hurst was drafted as a pitcher and given an over-slot bonus in 2012. He was one of three guys who the Pirates turned to with their over-slot money after Mark Appel turned them down. The Pirates gave Hurst $400,000 as a 17th round pick. He was a power arm who sat 88-92 MPH and could touch 95 at times when drafted. He also...

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Prospect Watch: Willy Garcia Homers, Casey Sadler Continues Recent Slump
Jul26

Prospect Watch: Willy Garcia Homers, Casey Sadler Continues Recent Slump

TOP OF THE SYSTEM A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today. ┬áNote that this list doesn’t include players currently in the majors. If a player is in the majors, he will be removed, everyone below him will be shifted up a spot, and a new player will be added to the bottom of the list. If a player is out for the season (Jameson Taillon #1, Clay Holmes #12), he will be removed and everyone below him will move up a spot....

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Minor League Schedule: John Kuchno is Getting Better as the Season Moves Along
Jul25

Minor League Schedule: John Kuchno is Getting Better as the Season Moves Along

Today’s Starters: Rafael Perez, Zack Dodson, John Kuchno, Cody Dickson, Frank Duncan

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