Top Pitcher: Clay Holmes, Top Hitter: Josh Bell, HR: Josh Bell
Today’s Starters: Gerrit Cole, Casey Sadler, Robby Rowland, Clay Holmes
Top Pitcher: Casey Sadler, Top Hitter: Mel Rojas, HR: Alex Presley, Mel Rojas
Today’s Starters: Gerrit Cole, Casey Sadler, Nick Kingham, Clay Holmes
I don’t like same-organization player comps. I think they’re lazy, and provide a very limited view. Yet we see them all the time. When the Pirates have a left-handed pitching prospect, he’s just the next Zach Duke or Paul Maholm. The only reason he’s compared to those players is because that’s the frame of reference that Pirates fans have for a left-hander. This is the age of MLB.tv and internet stats, so...