Rays Scouting Altoona Curve Tonight
Jul28

Rays Scouting Altoona Curve Tonight

Dan Zangrilli reports that the Tampa Bay Rays had scouts at the Altoona Curve game tonight. Those scouts could have been there for the Detroit Tigers farm club as well, but sticking with the Pittsburgh Pirates angle, the obvious main target from the Rays is pitcher David Price. The Curve have some interesting prospects, including shortstop Alen Hanson and outfielder Josh Bell, both of whom are top 100 prospects in baseball. Tonight...

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Minor League Schedule:  Gerrit Cole Gets Rehab Start For Indianapolis Tonight
Jul27

Minor League Schedule: Gerrit Cole Gets Rehab Start For Indianapolis Tonight

Today’s Starters: Gerrit Cole, Adrian Sampson, Jason Creasy, Felipe Gonzalez, Tyler Eppler

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Minor League Schedule: Felipe Gonzalez Replaces Luis Heredia on the Hill Tonight Against Hickory
Jul22

Minor League Schedule: Felipe Gonzalez Replaces Luis Heredia on the Hill Tonight Against Hickory

Today’s Starters: Adam Wilk, Adrian Sampson, Jason Creasy, Felipe Gonzalez, Tyler Eppler, Mervin Del Rosario

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Top 10 Pitchers: Sampson, Cumpton, Glasnow, and a Pitcher You Should Learn About
Jul21

Top 10 Pitchers: Sampson, Cumpton, Glasnow, and a Pitcher You Should Learn About

Below are the pitching Game Scores* in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ farm system from the last week. The top ten scores are highlighted in the write-up below. The rankings include every pitcher who made a start for a Pirates’ minor league affiliate, with no limitations on whether the starting pitcher has prospect eligibility. *Game Score is a stat created by Bill James used to determine how good a pitcher’s outing really...

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Three Cases That Show It’s Not Always About Stats in the Minors
Jul19

Three Cases That Show It’s Not Always About Stats in the Minors

We focus a lot on the statistical side of things on this site. Whether that’s trying to put a number on a player’s trade value, looking past the ERA and projecting what a player could do based on his FIP numbers, or just¬†focusing on how good or bad a player’s numbers are, the statistical approach is heavy. There’s a reason for that. The stats are extremely important. They tell you exactly how a player is doing...

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