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    Breaking Down the NL Central – Finale

    This is the final segment of a series handicapping the NL Central based on a position by position analysis of teams using a variety of projection systems. Part 1 ( C-1B) | 2 (IF) | 3 (OF) | 4 (BN) | 5 (SP) | 6 (MR-CL) If you've been reading this series...

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    Playing Catch-up: Pittsburgh Pirates ST

    I think I can combine the conclusion of "Breaking Down the NL Central" into one decent-sized post, so I'm skipping Part 7 today. In its stead, I'll attempt to catch up on some of the Spring Training news I've neglected. (You'll get my final NL Central preview tomorrow as promised originally.) At...

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    Prospect Profile: Neil Walker

    Once we get into the regular season, this page will be full of game recaps, photos, opinions on player progression, etc. Until then, though, there's not a ton to talk about. So that we don't lie dormant until April, I'll attempt to put up a new profile of one of...

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    Breaking Down the NL Central Division – Part 6

    This is the sixth segment of an eight-part series handicapping the NL Central based on a position by position analysis of teams using a variety of projection systems. Part 1 ( C-1B) | Part 2 (IF) | Part 3 (OF) | Part 4 (BN) | Part 5 (SP) We’re on to the...

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    Pittsburgh Pirates Roundtable #17

    Question #1: Which Pirates' pitcher would you love to see have a strong Spring Training? Why is it important for him to perform in Bradenton? Chris from The Unofficial Pittsburgh Pirates Message Board: Salomon Torres is an important pitcher on the Pirates' staff with his new role as the full-time closer. Spring...

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    Breaking Down the NL Central Division – Part 5

    This is the fifth segment of an eight-part series handicapping the NL Central based on a position by position analysis of teams using a variety of projection systems. Part 1 (Intro, C-1B) | Part 2 (IF) | Part 3 (OF) | Part 4 (Bench) We're on to the pitchers now after an...

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    Welcome to MiLB Pirates

    Hello, all. I'm Cory Humes, the director of baseball for Most Valuable Network as well as a columnist for Pittsburgh Lumber Co., MVN's major-league coverage of the Pirates organization. I'll be joined in this space by Nancy and Nicolas; they'll introduce themselves later on. As a quick intro, here's...

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    Breaking Down the NL Central Division – Part 4

    This is the fourth segment of an eight-part series handicapping the NL Central based on a position by position analysis of teams using a variety of projection systems. Part 1 (Intro, C-1B) | Part 2 (2B, 3B, SS) | Part 3 (OF) We’re not talking rocket science here, just a quick look...

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    Blogger Profiles – Part 2

    Jumping in on Cory's idea, here are my responses to the nine questions: 1. What are the best reasons that other baseball fans should visit your blog? This site is a good blend of new and old, humor and seriousness. All the various Pirate sites have good points. I look at or...

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    Pittsburgh Pirates Roundtable #16

    Question #1: On February 11th, Dejan Kovacevic released his list of the "Top 10 issues facing Pirates this spring." What's the top issue that needs to be resolved in Bradenton according to you? Steve from The Parrot: I think the main competition to be settled is between Jose Castillo and Jose Bautista...

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