All posts tagged "Brian Burres"

  • Pirates History
    This Date in Pirates History: April 8

    Six former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date. Starting with the most recent one first. Brian Burres(1981) Pitcher for the 2010-11 Pirates. He started his career as a 31st round selection in the 2000 amateur draft by the San Francisco Giants. After five seasons in the minors, he was put on...

  • Transactions
    Brian Burres Elects Free Agency

    Yesterday we heard that 24 players in the Pittsburgh Pirates system had elected minor league free agency.  Baseball America has an update today on their minor league transactions that left handed pitcher Brian Burres has elected for free agency.  Burres was recently outrighted off of the 40-man roster. That leaves the status...

  • Transactions
    Pirates Outright Four Players to AAA

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have outrighted left handed pitcher Brian Burres, right handed pitcher Kevin Hart, infielder Brandon Wood, and outfielder Steve Pearce to AAA Indianapolis, according to a team press release.  All four players have the option of electing for minor league free agency. Pearce was eligible for Super Two status, but...

  • Game Recaps
    Game 151 Recap: Bucs Fall to Kuroda

    In Jeff Locke’s Major League debut, the Pirates were beaten on a one hit shutout. They got five more hits in his second start. But that wasn’t enough. Locke was lifted after three innings and James Loney poked a three run pinch hit homer as the Dodgers pulled away late. The Pirates...

  • Game Recaps
    Game 143 Recap: McCutchen Hits Two Homers in Bucs Win

    Brian Burres wasn’t all that sharp. J.A. Happ gave up two homers to Andrew McCutchen. It all came down to a wild play in the eighth in which Jason Jaramillo singled in the game winning run and started a double play. Burres gave up two dingers in the first. Carlos Lee homered...

  • Analysis
    Nancy Zinni’s 2011 Indianapolis Indians Recap Part Two

    Also check out Part One: The Hitters We had high hopes for the Indians' pitchers in 2011.  This was the group of pitchers who won everything with the Altoona Curve in 2010 -- Rudy Owens,  Jared Hughes, Justin Wilson, Tony Watson, Jeff Locke, Bryan Morris, plus relievers Michael Dubee and Danny Moskos. ...

  • Analysis
    Volquez Strikes Out 12 Indians InTribe Loss

    Louisville Bats  5,  Indianapolis Indians  2 Pedro Ciriaco singled in the 1st inning.   Louisville's Edison Volquez, who was not one of the eight Bats' players called up to the Reds when major league rosters expanded yesterday, took his frustration out on the Indians tonight, earning the win as...

  • Game Recaps
    Game 138 Recap: Burres Stifles Cubs

    Brian Burres’ outing was an unexpected and welcomed surprise. Summoned from the minors and pushed into the rotation for Jeff Karstens, Burres allowed just a solo homer to Carlos Pena and the bullpen was perfect as the Pirates took the opener in Wrigley. Josh Harrison and Alex Presley bolstered the offense with...

  • Transactions
    Pirates Recall Jaramillo, Call Up Brian Burres

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled catcher Jason Jaramillo, and have purchased the contract of left handed pitcher Brian Burres, according to a team press release.  Burres is expected to start for the Pirates on Friday against the Chicago Cubs.  There was an open spot on the 40-man roster, and Burres will fill...

  • Analysis
    Clippers Sink Indians With Walk-Off Win

    Columbus Clippers  4,  Indianapolis Indians  3 Gorkys Hernandez tripled in tonight's game. A bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 9th inning broke a 3-3 tie and gave the Clippers the walk-off win over the Indians at Huntington Park in Columbus, Ohio tonight.   The game began with...

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