DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates Shutout Rangers, Lose In Extras To Nationals
Jul26

DSL Prospect Watch: Pirates Shutout Rangers, Lose In Extras To Nationals

For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here.  For a recap of the DSL All-Star game, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day. PIRATES1 Box Score Result: Pirates 2, Rangers 0 Starting Pitcher: Ramon Rodriguez, RHP (1.80) Р4.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 5 BB, 1 K, 0 HR Top Hitter:...

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Pirates Dominican Pitcher Suspended 50 Games
Jul25

Pirates Dominican Pitcher Suspended 50 Games

Pittsburgh Pirates Dominican Summer League pitcher Delvin Hiciano has been suspended 50 games after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, according to Maury Brown of Biz of Baseball. Hiciano was signed last year on July 1st, right before the 2012-13 international signing period began. He was 20-years-old when he signed, and turned 21 before making his debut this year in the DSL. So far this year he has given up one earned...

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