2010 Position Recap: Third Base

4 years ago

The third base position in 2010 belonged to Pedro Alvarez.  Even though Alvarez started the season in AAA, it ...

2010 Position Recap: First Base

4 years ago

Yesterday I went over the right field situation, noting that the circumstances didn’t change during the 2010 season.  The ...

The Magic Number Is Down to One

4 years ago

With the Pittsburgh Pirates’ loss tonight to the St. Louis Cardinals, and the win by the Seattle Mariners, the ...

Early 2011 Draft Preview

5 years ago

The 2010 draft signing period just passed a week ago, and we’ve yet to see top picks Jameson Taillon ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Game 73 Recap

5 years ago

A note to the Pittsburgh Pirates’ accountants: For accounting purposes, the $1.5 M that the Pittsburgh Pirates are giving ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Game 72 Recap

5 years ago

In 2010, as a college sophomore, Anthony Rendon hit for a .394/.530/.801 line in 226 at-bats for the University ...

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    Q&A: Will PNC Park Burn Down When Neil Walker Eventually Leaves?

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    Last week we started a Q&A article that will run every Friday. Right after the first article went up, we got a lot more questions. Normally I’ll ...

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  • Tyler Glasnow

    The Change That Will Help Tyler Glasnow Reach His Upside

    1 day ago

    The 2011 draft made headlines for the Pittsburgh Pirates for two main reasons. They selected Gerrit Cole first overall, and gave him a record-setting bonus of $8 ...

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    The Next Steps in Jameson Taillon’s Tommy John Rehab Process

    2 days ago

    Jameson Taillon threw a bullpen session yesterday, which I outlined in the daily recap. Taillon is still in “rehab mode” as Clint Hurdle put it, which means ...

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  • Sean Rodriguez

    The Keys to Sean Rodriguez Being a Productive Hitter

    3 days ago

    The Pittsburgh Pirates added Sean Rodriguez at a high cost this off-season. They traded promising pitching prospect Buddy Borden to the Rays, getting Rodriguez in return after ...

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    How Elias Diaz Quickly Became the Catcher of the Future

    4 days ago

    Elias Diaz has always been well-regarded for his defense. Baseball America named him the best defensive catcher in the Florida State League in 2013, and the best defensive ...

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    Is Vance Worley the Most Under-Rated Pitcher in the Pirates’ Rotation?

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    For the second year in a row, Vance Worley enters Spring Training trying to compete for one of the final spots in the rotation. This time around, ...

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