Biertempfel: Pirates target Jorge de la Rosa

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Contemplating Jorge de la Rosa

Rob Biertempfel reported Tuesday that Pirates management is planning to pursue free agent pitcher Jorge de la Rosa this offseason. De la Rosa has been a popular target of many Pirates fans, but he represents a risk I would not take.

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Clint Hurdle and the Colorado Connection

Now that the Pittsburgh Pirates have hired Clint Hurdle, expect a lot of connections to the Colorado Rockies, both with potential free agent acquisitions, and with potential additions to the coaching staff.  Troy Renck, the beat writer for the Denver Post, has some speculation today on both fronts. Renck mentioned that it would be interesting to see whether Hurdle called on Colorado pitching coach Bob Apodaca.  Apodaca has been the...

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Pirates’ Top Target is Jorge de la Rosa

It seems like every year the Pittsburgh Pirates go in to the off-season with some sort of comments about how they will explore the starting pitching market, although for the last three years that has been the extent of their talk, with no specific names being mentioned.  This year could be different.  Today, Rob Biertempfel reports that the top free agent target for the Pirates is Jorge de la Rosa. Over the weekend it was reported out...

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Pirates Linked to Jorge De La Rosa

Troy Renck of the Denver Post had a Tweet tonight mentioning the Pittsburgh Pirates as a team who is believed to have interest in former Colorado Rockies’ starter Jorge de la Rosa. Yanks interest in de la Rosa no surprise. They are in on everybody. Nats. Brewers Rangers pirates also believed to have interest. Nothing concrete there, as he mentions the Pirates are “believed to have interest”, and as we know, that...

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