• Pirates Interested in Justin Upton

    Yesterday we heard from Ken Rosenthal at Fox Sports that the Pittsburgh Pirates were interested in Carlos Quentin and Shane Victorino. Today, Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports is reporting that the Pirates are also interested in Justin Upton. Upton is considered one of the best young players in the game. He's...

  • Rosenthal: Victorino Could Be a Fit For Pirates; Bucs Very High On Quentin

    In Ken Rosenthal's latest Full Count, he has two updates on the Pittsburgh Pirates as we approach the trade deadline. The first update (starting at the 2:06 mark) says Shane Victorino would be a fit for the Pirates, and that they have interest in him. Rosenthal mentions the Dodgers, Reds, Yankees, and...

  • Neal Huntington: The Most Likely GM to Make a Trade?

      Neal Huntington averages the most deadline deals of any GM in baseball. Jonah Keri at Grantland did a study on the current active General Managers in the game, and how many trades each has made on average per year since 2002. Keri broke down the trades in two sections. One section...

  • Pirates Likely Suitors For Chase Headley

    According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the market for third baseman Chase Headley is heating up, and the Pittsburgh Pirates are one of seven teams who are likely suitors. Heyman mentions the Diamondbacks, Dodgers, Orioles, Indians, and at least two other teams as the other teams who could be in on...

  • Kevin Correia No Longer On the Block?

    Jon Paul Morosi had the following tweet about Kevin Correia today. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/220874828389957632 The message doesn't really say that the Pirates aren't shopping Correia anymore. It just says that it is hard to see Correia being shopped with the Pirates contending. I agree with Morosi that Correia is a solid number five starter....

  • Kevin Correia On The Trade Block

    Kevin Correia is on the trade block.

  • Kevin Youkilis Could Be Traded Soon; Pirates No Longer in the Mix

    UPDATE 3:47 PM: Bill Brink of the Post Gazette reports that the deal is unlikely. Rob Biertempfel of the Trib also reports that the Pirates are likely out on Youkilis at this point. 3:02 PM: There have been a lot of trade rumors in the last day about Boston Red Sox infielder Kevin...

  • As Trade Deadline Approaches, Pirates Looking to Improve All Areas

    The trade deadline may be five weeks away, but the Pirates have been having discussions on what they are looking for to improve this 2012 team. While the pitching has been very good all season, the offense has finally started to heat up in the month of June and it seems the...

  • Trade Values: Joe Saunders

    Taking a look at the potential surplus value of Joe Saunders.

  • Trade Values: Kevin Youkilis

    Taking a look at the potential trade value of Kevin Youkilis.

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