Exploring the Arsenal – Jeremy Guthrie

Exploring the Arsenal will run prior to each game, providing you with a brief scouting report on the starting pitcher expected to oppose the Pirates. The chart below shows the horizontal and vertical movement of every pitch thrown by that particular pitcher in 2012. This chart is from the catcher’s point of view. For a general guide to pitch types for a right-handed pitcher, please check out this image created by Sons of Sam Horn....

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Pittsburgh Pirates Draft History: 2001

BOLD = Pirates didn’t sign player. John Van Benschoten received a $2,300,000 signing bonus. Jeremy Guthrie was drafted in the first round by the Indians in 2002, and signed for $3,000,000. Stephen Drew was drafted in the first round by the Diamondbacks in 2005, and signed a five year major league deal for $5,500,000 with a $4,000,000 signing...

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