Pirates Call Up Brandon Cumpton For Tonight’s Start
Jul02

Pirates Call Up Brandon Cumpton For Tonight’s Start

The Pittsburgh Pirates have called up Brandon Cumpton to make tonight’s start against the Philadelphia Phillies. Josh Harrison has been optioned to Triple-A to make room. Cumpton was needed tonight after Jeff Locke and Jeanmar Gomez both saw a lot of work in the bullpen on Sunday. Neither player got in the game, although Locke got ready for the game and was close to coming in. Gomez did his normal bullpen work, in preparation...

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Minor League Schedule: Kingham Starts In Binghamton Tonight
Jun30

Minor League Schedule: Kingham Starts In Binghamton Tonight

7/1/13 Starters: Brandon Cumpton, Nick Kingham, Joely Rodriguez, John Kuchno, Jackson Lodge

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Minor League Schedule: Kingham Goes In Altoona, Cumpton Returns To Indianapolis
Jun26

Minor League Schedule: Kingham Goes In Altoona, Cumpton Returns To Indianapolis

6/26/13 Starters: Brandon Cumpton, Kenn Kasparek, Joely Rodriguez, John Kuchno, Jackson Lodge, Wei-Chung Wang

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Pedro Alvarez’s Five-RBI Day Completes Series Split in Cincinnati
Jun21

Pedro Alvarez’s Five-RBI Day Completes Series Split in Cincinnati

Clint Hurdle is fond of saying that Pedro Alvarez can change the game with one swing of the bat, and I am fond of quoting Clint Hurdle saying that Pedro Alvarez can change the game with one swing of the bat. In the Pirates’ 5-3 win Thursday over the Cincinnati Reds, Alvarez changed the game three different times. Let’s break out those fancy bullet points: 3rd Inning: Alvarez steps in to face Homer Bailey with two runners...

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Pirates Lose to Dodgers 5-3 in Extras: The 10 Big Moments

What a fun baseball game, even if it did not turn out in the Pirates’ favor as the Bucs lost 5-3 in 11 innings. With so much happening, let’s boil this contest down to a series of moments: Moment 1: Brandon Cumpton walks off the field in the second inning having struck out five of his first six hitters. “I was shocked. I had no idea. I didn’t see it coming at all. I was blindsided,” Cumpton told the media...

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