• Analysis
    Indians: Bullington Wins #7

    boxscore Bryan Bullington -- photo by NancyZ Indians' pitchers Bryan Bullington (photo by NancyZ ) and Josh Sharpless combined to allow only 4 hits and two runs in today's 6-2 victory over the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees in Scranton this afternoon. Bullington, the Pittsburgh Pirates' 2002 first round draft pick from...

  • Analysis
    Game #49 at Cincinnati

    Great American Ballpark | 1:10 | Duke vs. Kirk Saarloos | Box The Pirates hammered Kirk Saarloos. He didn't even get anybody out. Then Jerry Narron removed him for former Pirate Victor Santos. The Bucs scored five times in the first, highlighted by an upper deck three run bomb from Jason Bay...

  • Analysis
    Game #48 at Cincinnati

    Great American Ballpark | 7:10 | Chacon vs. Bronson Arroyo | Box I'm surprised. The Pirates gave a no decision to Aaron Harang yesterday and beat up on the shabby Cincy bullpen. Tonight they got after Bronson Arroyo early to beat the Reds two best hurlers. Jason Bay doubled in a run...

  • Analysis
    Tribe Loses in Ten Innings

    boxscore The Indianapolis Indians got off to a good start, but came up short in extra innings, losing to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees 4-3 this evening in Scranton. Indians' starter Sean Burnett pitched 7 innings, giving up 3 runs (all earned) on just 6 hits, while walking 3 and striking out 3 batters. ...

  • Analysis
    Player Profile: Russ Johnson

    Russ Johnson  -- photo by NancyZ RUSS JOHNSON Born: February 22, 1973, Denham Springs, Louisiana Ht: 5' 10'' Wt: 180 lb Bats: R Throws: R Russ Johnson was born and raised in Denham Springs, Louisiana, where he attended Denham Springs High, and...

  • Analysis
    Series Preview: Pirates/Reds

    The Pirates limp into Cincinnati tonight, looking to snap a 5-game losing streak against the equally hapless Reds. The Reds head into the series with the Bucs having lost 3 in a row, and currently reside in last place in the oft-criticized National League Central. While Cincinnati has gotten impressive performances from...

  • Analysis
    Game #47 at Cincinnati

    Great American Ballpark | 7:10 | Maholm vs. Aaron Harang | Box What a strange (and wonderful and bad) game. Strange because of how it ended. Wonderful because the Pirates pulled it out. Bad because Ryan Doumit left after taking a follow through from Ryan Freel to the back of the head....

  • Analysis
    Indians’ Green Goes Deep Twice

    boxscore Indianapolis Indians' infielder Nick Green thought he was having a good day when he smashed a solo home run over the left field wall at PNC Field in Scranton, PA. His day got quite 'grand' in the 5th inning, when he hit another one over the left field wall, but...

  • Analysis
    Indians’ Green Goes Deep Twice

    boxscore Indianapolis Indians' infielder Nick Green thought he was having a good day when he smashed a solo home run over the left field wall at PNC Field in Scranton, PA. His day got quite 'grand' in the 5th inning, when he hit another one over the left field wall, but...

  • Analysis
    Game #46 at St. Louis

    Busch Stadium | 1:10 | Gorzelanny vs. Braden Looper | Box This was a tough one. The Pirates probably didn't deserve to be in this game. But they were. And more than that, they had a chance to tie the game late, but failed. Tom Gorzelanny was vicitimized for 10 hits in...

Pirates Prospects is an independent media outlet, and is in no way affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates, their minor league affiliates, Major League Baseball, or Minor League Baseball.

Copyright © 2016 Pirates Prospects