All posts tagged "2011 Spring Training"

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    Pirates Cut Brown, Burres, Marte, and Wimberly

    Burres has been cut by the Pirates. The Pittsburgh Pirates have made three cuts this morning, cutting Dusty Brown, Brian Burres, Andy Marte, and Corey Wimberly from major league camp, according to Colin Dunlap.  The Spring Training tracker has been updated, with 32 players remaining in camp. The cuts for Brown and...

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    Pirates Cut Five, Including Josh Fields

    Fields has been cut by the Pirates. The Pittsburgh Pirates have made four cuts today, according to Rob Biertempfel and Colin Dunlap.  The players who were cut were Josh Fields, Tyler Yates, Sean Gallagher, Daniel McCutchen, and Wyatt Toregas.  The Spring Training Tracker has been updated, and the current roster sits at...

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    Pirates Cut Ten Players From Major League Camp

    Locke was optioned to Altoona today. According to Rob Biertempfel, the Pittsburgh Pirates have made ten cuts this morning, lowering their Spring Training roster to 44 players.  The Pirates cut Andrew Lambo, Daniel Moskos, Brian Friday, Aaron Thompson, Alex Presley, Chase D'Arnaud, Tony Watson, Jeff Locke, Gorkys Hernandez, and Ramon Aguero.  Lambo,...

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    Pirates Cut Four Pitching Prospects

    Morris was one of four pitching prospects cut today. The Pittsburgh Pirates made four cuts today, all of them pitching prospects.  The Pirates optioned Bryan Morris and Kyle McPherson to the minors, and cut Rudy Owens and Justin Wilson.  Morris was optioned to AAA, which means he might not return to Altoona...

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    Brian Burres: 25-Man Roster Candidate?

    Burres has pitched six strong innings this Spring, but the talent level hasn't been the best quality. There has been some discussion about whether Brian Burres should be a candidate for the 25-man roster after his performance today, and his performance overall this Spring.  Burres threw two perfect innings against the Minnesota...

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    Pirates Cut Four Players, Including Tony Sanchez

    Sanchez will go to Altoona to start the 2011 season. The Pittsburgh Pirates have made their first cuts of Spring Training this morning, cutting four players, including top catching prospect Tony Sanchez.  Sanchez joins catcher Eric Fryer, and pitchers Donald Veal and Cesar Valdez in the first cuts.  The 2011 Spring Training...

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    Pirates Invite Five to Spring Training

    Sanchez is one of the recent non-roster invitees for Spring Training. According to Rob Biertempfel, the Pittsburgh Pirates have invited five more players to Spring Training.  The new non-roster invitees are catchers Tony Sanchez and Eric Fryer, infielders Chase D'Arnaud and Brian Friday, and outfielder Andrew Lambo.  Friday is the only one...

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    Pittsburgh Pirates 2011 Spring Training Tracker

    Spring Training doesn't start until the middle of February, but the Pittsburgh Pirates are already getting their roster ready with minor league contracts and non-roster invitees.  The tracker below can be used to keep tabs on which players have received invites to Spring Training, and the chances each player has of making...

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    Phillies Invite Brandon Moss to Spring Training

    Moss will join the Phillies in Spring Training in 2011. The Philadelphia Phillies have announced 12 Spring Training invitees, according to Todd Zolecki of MLB.com.  Two of those players are former Pittsburgh Pirates players Erik Kratz and Brandon Moss.  We learned last week that Kratz was added by the Phillies, but this...

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    2011 Pirates Spring Training Schedule Released

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have released their 2011 Spring Training Schedule, which can be downloaded here. The Pirates are scheduled to open their 2011 Grapefruit League season against the American League East Champion Tampa Bay Rays in Port Charlotte on Saturday, February 26. The Pirates will then host the Rays the following day...

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