All posts tagged "Jonathan Sanchez"

  • Season Recaps
    Pittsburgh Pirates 2013 Season Recap: The Starting Rotation

    The Pittsburgh Pirates had a winning season this year in large part to their starting rotation. It...

  • First Pitch
    First Pitch: The Pirates Have Had Some Amazing Starting Pitching Depth

    Jeanmar Gomez is one of 10 starting pitchers the Pirates have used this year. Photo Credit: David Hague Earlier today I was recording a podcast with James Santelli and Tom Bragg, talking about the rotation, and what moves would need to be made once guys like Jeanmar Gomez, James McDonald, and Wandy...

  • Transactions
    Jonathan Sanchez Signs With the Dodgers

    The Dodgers signed Jonathan Sanchez. Photo credit: David Hague The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Jonathan Sanchez, according to Jon Heyman. https://twitter.com/JonHeymanCBS/status/334750276802207746 What this means for the Pirates is that the Dodgers assume a pro-rated portion of the league minimum salary for Sanchez. That means the Pirates are off the hook for...

  • Transactions
    Pirates Release Jonathan Sanchez

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have released pitcher Jonathan Sanchez after he cleared waivers. In four starts and one relief appearance for Pittsburgh this season, he went 0-3, 11.85, giving up 25 hits and eight walks in just 13.2 innings. The Pirates designated him for assignment on April 30th. The Pirates will be responsible...

  • Transactions
    Pirates DFA Jonathan Sanchez, Recall Bryan Morris

    Jonathan Sanchez has been designated for assignment. Photo credit: David Hague The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated Jonathan Sanchez for assignment and have recalled Bryan Morris. The move is likely to be a temporary one for Morris, for reasons I listed in last night's First Pitch. The club will have Jose Contreras, Francisco...

  • Game Recaps
    A Home Run Derby Breaks Out as the Pirates Fall to Brewers 10-4

    Miller Park hasn’t been friendly to the Pittsburgh Pirates over the last few years. It definitely wasn’t friendly tonight. The Pirates lost 10-4 in game one of a three game series in Milwaukee, with the Brewers taking control of the game from the first inning. Milwaukee started off strong, taking a 5-1...

  • Analysis
    Jonathan Sanchez Moved to the Bullpen; Jeanmar Gomez Will Start Wednesday

    Jeanmar Gomez will start on Wednesday. Photo credit: David Hague According to Michael Sanserino and Rob Biertempfel, the Pirates will move Jonathan Sanchez to the bullpen and have Jeanmar Gomez start on Wednesday. https://twitter.com/msanserino/status/328982289780461570 https://twitter.com/BiertempfelTrib/status/328982435381534721 Biertempfel adds that Sanchez will have an appeal for his suspension on Friday. https://twitter.com/BiertempfelTrib/status/328982760733700097 Gomez will likely...

  • First Pitch
    First Pitch: What to do About Jonathan Sanchez in the Short-Term?

    Jonathan Sanchez has at least one more start before Francisco Liriano returns. Photo credit: David Hague Francisco Liriano had a great start on Thursday. He threw five innings for Indianapolis, allowing one run on four hits, with no walks and eight strikeouts. Jonathan Sanchez didn't have a good start on Friday. He...

  • Game Recaps
    Sanchez Ejected in 1st, Walker Hurt as Pirates Lose 9-1

    If Jonathan Sanchez has made his final appearance with the Pittsburgh Pirates, what a way to go out. Home run, home run, single, hit by pitch, ejection. Ejecting Jonathan Sanchez because you think he was throwing at a batter’s head on purpose is like yelling at a cloud for raining on you....

  • First Pitch
    First Pitch: Time to Start Looking at the Bullpen Depth

    Jose Contreras could be a 7th inning option for the Pirates soon. If there's one thing the Pirates have been good at, it has been finding relievers. Jason Grilli, Mark Melancon, and even guys like Jeanmar Gomez and Vin Mazzaro have come cheap for their production. Those bullpen scouting skills look like...

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