All posts tagged "Hunter Pence"

  • First Pitch
    First Pitch: Pirates’ Hitting will Become a Playoff Problem If Not Addressed

    Travis Snider is not fully healthy to play yet, and the Pirates need as many hitters as...

  • News and Rumors
    Trade Values: Hunter Pence

    Earlier today we heard a sort of non-rumor about Hunter Pence. Jon Heyman reported the Pirates are...

  • News and Rumors
    Pirates Interested in Hunter Pence, But Giants Unlikely to Trade Him

    The Pirates are interested in Hunter Pence, but the Giants aren't looking to deal him. Jon Heyman...

  • Analysis
    Is Stetson Allie a Future All-Star, Platoon Player, or Minor League Director?

    Stetson Allie has been one of the best stories in the Pirates' minor league system this year. I get asked all the time why he's not a top 20 prospect yet, when he'll be moved up to Double-A, and even what he could become in the future. I'm generally hesitant to give...

  • News and Rumors
    The High Asking Prices For Hunter Pence and Shane Victorino

    Buster Olney had the following update this morning about the asking price for Hunter Pence to the Pittsburgh Pirates (h/t to Bucs Dugout): https://twitter.com/Buster_ESPN/status/231043585800290304 With that type of return, I'd imagine there was also talk of the Phillies picking up some salary in the deal. Still, that's a high price to pay...

  • News and Rumors
    Jayson Stark: Pirates Asking About A Lot of Hitters

    Jayson Stark has a lot of trade discussions this morning, including a few mentions of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Stark mentions that "if there's a hitter who might have even a remote short of getting traded, the Pirates have asked about him". That shouldn't be a surprise to anyone who has seen the...

  • Analysis
    Average full-time player statistics by position – 2011

    Crosby started five games at 1B for the 2010 Pirates - Matt Bandi, Pirates ProspectsOver at Baseball-Reference, it is very easy to find league average offensive numbers broken down by position. This is convenient if, for example, you would like to see how a fringe everyday player such as Garrett Jones compared...

  • News and Rumors
    Friday Rumors: Domonic Brown Tops the Wish List

    We're less than 48 hours away from the trade deadline... -The big rumor today isn't actually a rumor for the Pirates.  However, it has a lot of Pirates fans salivating at a great possibility to upgrade the team for the long term.  The rumor is that the Philadelphia Phillies are offering top...

  • News and Rumors
    Some Perspective on the Impact of an Impact Bat

    Pena could be a potential upgrade at first base - MRHSfan, Flickr.comA large segment of the Pirates fan base, energized by the team’s competitive play, is eager to see the team trade for an impact bat before the July 31 trade deadline. Over the past few weeks, it has been difficult to...

  • Analysis
    Hunter Pence and the 2008 Rays

    Remember back before the 2011 season started, when the Pittsburgh Pirates were coming off a 57-105 season, easily making them the worst team in the majors?  Remember when the debate was "will they lose 100 games again in 2011"?  Remember when the only sign of hope was "the 2008 Rays went from...

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