Pittsburgh Pirates GM Trade Histories

I’ve completed the trade histories for Neal Huntington and Dave Littlefield. Obviously the Neal Huntington page will be updated whenever a new trade is completed. In the future I plan to add a page for Cam Bonifay, and maybe more Pirates GMs of the past. Info came from various sources, and is as accurate as I can tell. Neal Huntington Trade History Dave Littlefield Trade...

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Dave Littlefield Trade History

I will preface this by saying that I was not the biggest fan of Dave Littlefield. The comments in the “Notes” column should reflect this. Not that his trades don’t speak for themselves, but I feel additional comments are necessary. For example, two of his best trades were borderline mistakes. His initial trade to Boston in 2003 sent Mike Gonzalez and Scott Sauerbeck for Brandon Lyon and Anastacio Martinez. At the...

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The Draft: Neal Huntington vs Dave Littlefield

I just received my 2009 Baseball America Prospect Handbook in the mail this week. It’s hard enough keeping track of all of the major leaguers in baseball, plus all of the players in the NHL, and all of the off-season moves in the NFL during the baseball season. It would be impossible to try and analyze 30 prospects from each team in baseball on top of that. So I get this book, along with a other sources and career stats, in...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Draft History: 2000

BOLD = Pirates didn’t sign player. Sean Burnett received a $1,650,000 signing bonus. Jason Sharber received a $500,000 signing bonus. The Chris Young in this draft is the pitcher for the San Diego Padres. He was traded by Dave Littlefield for Matt Herges. Herges was cut before the season...

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