All posts tagged "Anthony Rendon"

  • 2011 Draft
    Anthony Rendon Receives Complete Clearance

    Rendon has been completely cleared from his injury. When the Pittsburgh Pirates clinched the worst record in the majors in 2010, the silver lining was that they received the number one pick in the 2011 draft, and the chance to select Anthony Rendon.  Rendon isn't in the same situation as Stephen Strasburg...

  • Analysis
    2010 Position Recap: Third Base

    Alvarez took over the third base role in 2010, but how long will it be until he moves to first base? The third base position in 2010 belonged to Pedro Alvarez.  Even though Alvarez started the season in AAA, it was a near lock that he was the future of the position,...

  • Analysis
    2010 Position Recap: First Base

    Jones was the best option at first base this year, but wasn't good enough to lock down the position for 2011. Yesterday I went over the right field situation, noting that the circumstances didn't change during the 2010 season.  The Pirates started the season with a lot of options, but no lock...

  • 2011 Draft
    Pirates Clinch The 2011 Number One Pick

    The Pirates have clinched the number one pick and the opportunity to draft Anthony Rendon. The Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 3-1 tonight, which means that the Pittsburgh Pirates have clinched the number one pick in the 2011 draft.  The Pirates now get first dibs on third base prospect Anthony Rendon,...

  • Analysis
    The Magic Number Is Down to One

    With the Pittsburgh Pirates' loss tonight to the St. Louis Cardinals, and the win by the Seattle Mariners, the Pirates' "magic number" for the worst record in baseball is down to one. If the Pirates win out, the best they can finish is 61-101.  Seattle needs just one win to reach 61...

  • 2011 Draft
    Baseball America 2011 Draft Chat

    Rendon Baseball America held an early 2011 draft chat today, touching on a lot of topics pertaining to the top three players in the 2011 draft: Anthony Rendon, Gerrit Cole, and Matt Purke.  While the draft order is not settled yet, the Pittsburgh Pirates have pretty much locked up the number one...

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