2011 Top Pirates Prospects: #3 – Tony Sanchez

The Pirates Prospects 2011 Prospect Guide was released last week, featuring 237 prospect reports, interviews with Jameson Taillon, Stetson Allie, Zack Von Rosenberg, and Zack Dodson, the 2011 top 50 prospects, and the most comprehensive coverage of the Pirates’ farm system that you can find. While the top 50 prospects are exclusive to the book, the top ten prospects will be released on the site. Be sure to purchase your copy of...

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McLouth Wins Gold Glove, But Should He Have?

I am certainly not going to claim advance SABRmetric knowledge on defensive statistics. However, I do know two things:   1. Nate McLouth has been awarded a Gold Glove for 2008. 2. There were some questions among the baseball thinkers earlier this year that Nate’s defense wasn’t as good as the raw numbers (as in errors committed) would lead one to believe.   Is this another case of the voting non-public having...

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