Winter Leagues 11/22 — New Pirates Diaz and Fox In The Games

After Monday off, the Winter Leagues are back in action, including some Pirates’ players and friends   PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE Leones de Ponce  9,  Criollos de Caguas  6 SS Benji Gonzalez had one hit for Los Leones, a single which loaded the bases in the 2nd inning (none of them scored).  Los Leones scored 4 runs on a pair of 2-run homers in the 3rd inning, then hung on for the win.  Former Pirate farmhand RJ Rodriguez earned...

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Pirates Sign Jake Fox and Shairon Martis

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed utility player Jake Fox and right handed pitcher Shairon Martis to minor league deals, according to Matt Eddy of Baseball America. Fox turned 29 in July, and has a career .237/.288/.425 line in 489 at-bats in his major league career.  He’s played first base, third base, the two corner outfield positions, and has caught in his four year major league career.  We heard rumors during the season...

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Pirates Shuffling Catchers – Toregas Coming Up?

Last night, Chris Snyder went down with a back injury, the same injury that caused him to start the season on the 15-day disabled list. There has been some speculation that Snyder will have to go on the disabled list once again. With Ryan Doumit already on the disabled list, and Jason Jaramillo on the Indianapolis disabled list, that leaves the Pittsburgh Pirates short on catchers. If Snyder does go on the disabled list, that leaves...

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