Top Performers: Andrew Lambo Finishes Strong With Indianapolis
Aug14

Top Performers: Andrew Lambo Finishes Strong With Indianapolis

Below are the top Runs Created* totals in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ farm system from the last week. The rankings include every hitter who had an at-bat for a Pirates’ minor league affiliate, not including DSL teams, and with no limitations on whether the hitter has prospect eligibility. Players who spent time at different levels are counted multiple times, once for each level, rather than combining their stats. Notes on the...

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Prospect Notebook: Consistency is the Key For Alen Hanson
Aug11

Prospect Notebook: Consistency is the Key For Alen Hanson

Alen Hanson got off to a rough start in Bradenton this year. The shortstop was coming off a breakout year in 2012, which put him on almost every top 100 prospect list, and on a lot of top 50 lists. The Pirates had a long-term hole at shortstop to start the year, and Hanson looked like the best chance to fill that with an impact player. Yet his first ten games in Bradenton weren’t pretty. Coming in to the year the main questions...

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Prospect Watch: Rocky Start to Taillon’s Triple-A Career; Meadows and Bell Homer
Aug11

Prospect Watch: Rocky Start to Taillon’s Triple-A Career; Meadows and Bell Homer

Top Pitcher: Clay Holmes, Top Hitter: Austin Meadows, HR: Justin Howard, Josh Bell, Austin Meadows

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Pirates Have Five in Jonathan Mayo’s Updated Top 100
Jul30

Pirates Have Five in Jonathan Mayo’s Updated Top 100

Over the weekend, Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com released his mid-season top 100 prospects. The list, along with the updated Pirates top 20 prospects, can be found on the MLB Prospect Watch page. Five Pirates made the top 100 list: Jameson Taillon, Gregory Polanco, Alen Hanson, Austin Meadows, and Luis Heredia. Taillon was ranked 12th overall, which is right around where he has been ranked in a lot of these mid-season lists. The report...

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Prospect Watch: Altoona Throws No-Hitter, Indianapolis Gets No-Hit
Jul25

Prospect Watch: Altoona Throws No-Hitter, Indianapolis Gets No-Hit

Top Pitcher: Clay Holmes, Top Hitter:, Home Runs: Andrew Lambo, Max Moroff, Gregory Polanco, Austin Meadows

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