Pittsburgh Pirates 2013 Season Recap Index

Major League Recaps

Below is the schedule for the major league recaps from the 2013 season. We will review each position at the dates listed below. When the articles go up, the links will be added to this list, along with links to any additional coverage.

Catcher First Base Second Base Third Base
**2013 Season Recap: Catcher **2013 Season Recap: First Base
**James Loney Makes the Most Sense For the Pirates at First Base
**2013 Season Recap: Second Base
**There is No Need to Extend Neil Walker
**2013 Season Recap: Third Base
Shortstop Left Field Center Field Right Field
**2013 Season Recap: Shortstop
**The Pirates Might Be Best With Mercer and Barmes in 2014
**2013 Season Recap: Left Field **2013 Season Recap: Center Field **2013 Season Recap: Right Field
**Does a Free Agent Make Sense For the Pirates in Right Field?
Starting Pitchers Relief Pitchers
**2013 Season Recap: The Starting Rotation
**The Pirates Have Plenty of Starting Pitching Depth in 2014
**2013 Season Recap: The Bullpen
**The Pirates Should Become the Relief Pitching Factory

Minor League Recaps

Below is the schedule for the minor league recaps from the 2013 season. When the articles go up, the dates will be replaced with the top ten prospects for that team. The team names will be changed to links to the season recaps.

Indianapolis Indians Altoona Curve Bradenton Marauders West Virginia Power
1. Gerrit Cole
2. Tony Sanchez
3. Andrew Lambo
4. Stolmy Pimentel
5. Brandon Cumpton
6. Ivan De Jesus
7. Kris Johnson
8. Andy Oliver
9. Matt Hague
10. Erik Cordier
1. Jameson Taillon
2. Gregory Polanco
3. Nick Kingham
4. Andrew Lambo
5. Stolmy Pimentel
6. Alex Dickerson
7. Casey Sadler
8. Mel Rojas
9. Jarek Cunningham
10. Adalberto Santos
1. Gregory Polanco
2. Alen Hanson
3. Nick Kingham
4. Stetson Allie
5. Willy Garcia
6. Joely Rodriguez
7. Jose Osuna
8. Adrian Sampson
9. Elias Diaz
10. Zack Dodson
1. Tyler Glasnow
2. Josh Bell
3. Luis Heredia
4. Clay Holmes
5. Barrett Barnes
6. Stetson Allie
7. Joely Rodriguez
8. Jason Creasy
9. Ryan Hafner
10. Max Moroff
Jamestown Jammers GCL Pirates DSL Pirates
1. Harold Ramirez
2. Jin-De Jhang
3. Cody Dickson
4. Dovydas Neverauskas
5. Elvis Escobar
6. Chad Kuhl
7. Adam Frazier
8. Isaac Sanchez
9. Erich Weiss
10. Edwin Espinal
1. Austin Meadows
2. Reese McGuire
3. Wei-Chung Wang
4. Jon Sandfort
5. Blake Taylor
6. Billy Roth
7. Ulises Montilla
8. Neil Kozikowski
9. Danny Arribas
10. Trae Arbet
1. Michael de la Cruz
2. Julio de la Cruz
3. Jhoan Herrera
4. Yoel Gonzalez
5. Alexis Bastardo
6. Tito Polo
7. Julio Vivas
8. Jose Regalado
9. Pablo Reyes
10. Dario Agrazal Jr.

 

 

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