Pirates To Sign Pitcher Colter Moore
Aug04

Pirates To Sign Pitcher Colter Moore

The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to sign right-handed pitcher Colter Moore as a non-drafted free agent according to an assistant coach at Utah State University-Eastern. He was a sophomore this year at the junior college and a 2010 graduate of Emery City HS in Utah. He has never been drafted. Coming into this season, Moore was rated the 12th best junior college player in Utah by Perfect Game. He played in 2011 at USU-Eastern, then...

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Pirates Release Two Minor League Pitchers
Aug04

Pirates Release Two Minor League Pitchers

The Pittsburgh Pirates have released two minor league pitchers over the weekend, letting go of right-hander Andres Mendoza and lefty Angel Sanchez. The release of Angel Sanchez, the lefty pitcher who was with Bristol, coincided with the pick-up of right-hander Angel Sanchez, who made his debut for Altoona yesterday, saving us some confusion down the line. Sanchez the lefty is 21 years old and stands 6’7″, though he has...

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Pirates Sign Jayson Nix, Who is Active For Today’s Game
Aug03

Pirates Sign Jayson Nix, Who is Active For Today’s Game

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed utility player¬†Jayson Nix, according to a team press release. Nix was signed to a Major League deal, and is expected to be active for today’s game. To make room on the active roster, Brent Morel was optioned to Triple-A. Dean Anna was designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. Michael Waterloo first reported the signing last night. I'm hearing that the #Pirates have signed...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Right-Handed Pitcher Cory Rhodes
Aug02

Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Right-Handed Pitcher Cory Rhodes

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed right-handed pitcher Cory Rhodes as a non-drafted free agent. He pitched as a senior at King University this season, posting a 4.08 ERA in 92.2 innings, with a 29/96 BB/SO ratio. The ERA sounds high, but the team plays in a high offense environment, with a team ERA of 5.30 and opponent ERA of 5.54 this season. Rhodes led King University with a 3.65 ERA over 56.2 innings in 2013 and a 3.09 ERA in 84.1...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Claim Right-Handed Pitcher Angel Sanchez, Josh Wall DFA
Jul31

Pittsburgh Pirates Claim Right-Handed Pitcher Angel Sanchez, Josh Wall DFA

The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed right-handed pitcher Angel Sanchez from the Chicago White Sox. Originally, Bob Nightengale from USA Today reported that the Pirates claimed a shortstop by that name from the White Sox(who is a real player that played for them in 2013), but it turns out that the Pirates have picked up the pitcher by the same name. The pitcher is a 24-year-old righty, who was in AA at the time. He has pitched for four...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Shortstop Trace Tam Sing
Jul26

Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Shortstop Trace Tam Sing

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed shortstop Trace Tam Sing as a non-drafted free agent out of Washington State. In 49 starts this season, he had a .238/.333/.357 slash line, with two homers and no stolen bases. He had a .280/.384/.400 line in 2013. Sing is a strong defensive player and prior to 2013, he was voted the best infield arm in the Pac-12. Sing is a 5’11”, 187 pound righty, who missed most of the 2012 season, so...

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