• Winter League Recap: Pirates Start Their Season in Venezuela

    The Venezuelan Winter League started their season on Thursday night with six current Pittsburgh Pirates minor league...

  • Pittsburgh Pirates 2013 Fall Instructional League Roster

    The Fall Instructional Leagues ("instructs") will start at the end of this month, starting on September 16th...

  • Winter Leagues Update: Kennelly In ABL Finals

    In playoff action from today, the Perth Heat swept a doubleheader, advancing to the Australian Baseball League Finals, which will be held next weekend. Pirates prospect Sam Kennelly, will try to help his team to an ABL title, as they face off against the Canberra Calvary in a best-of-three series starting next...

  • Starling Marte Boosted His Stock in Winter Ball

    Starling Marte put up impressive numbers in winter league ball. Ben Badler of Baseball America has a list of ten players who boosted their stock in Winter Ball this year. Coming in at number eight on the list was Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte. Marte hit for a .304/.381/.464 line in 112 at-bats...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Australian League Season Wrap-Up

    In action from the last day of the Australian Baseball League's regular season today, Stefan Welch went 1-for-3, with a double, two walks and two RBI's. Adelaide lost their third straight game to close the season. They came into the weekend needing to sweep the four game series just to give themselves...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Australian League News and Notes

    In Australian League Baseball action from today, Stefan Welch went 1-for-3, with a walk, as Adelaide took a one-sided 12-2 loss. The defeat came just one day after they were eliminated from playoffs. On Friday night, Adelaide lost 8-7 to Canberra. In that contest, Welch went 1-for-4, with a run scored. Welch...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Two Homers For Welch

    In Australian Baseball League action from today, Stefan Welch belted two home runs, leading Adelaide to a 4-3 victory during the last week of the ABL regular season. Welch homered to lead off the bottom of the second inning, giving Adelaide an early 1-0 lead. In the bottom of the eighth inning,...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Johnson Brings Home Title, Marte Wins MVP

    In playoff action from the Dominican tonight, Kris Johnson once again pitched his team to a huge victory, throwing six shutout innings last night, as Escogido swept Aguilas Cibaenas in the DWL championship series. Last week, Johnson pitched the clinching game of the round-robin series that got his team to the finals...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Who Is Marte Hitting Against?

    In playoff action out of the Dominican from last night, Starling Marte helped his team get within one game of winning the league title. He contributed two hits, a walk, a stolen base and an RBI in Escogido's 3-2 victory in 11 innings. The win moves their record to 4-0 in the...

  • Winter Leagues Recap: Marte Strikes Again

    In game three of the Dominican Winter League playoffs from last night, Starling Marte continued his hot streak, going 3-for-5, with a run scored and an RBI. He also added an outfield assist, his second in three days. His team won 9-0, taking a 3-0 lead in the best-of-nine championship series. So...

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