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The Pittsburgh Pirates have called up top prospects Brad Lincoln and Jose Tabata, both of which could make their debuts tonight. Lincoln definitely will make his debut, as he is… Read more
The Pirates designated reliever Jack Taschner for assignment tonight, and optioned Jeff Clement to Triple-A Indianapolis. Taschner will be replaced by Brad Lincoln, but the second roster move will not be announced until Wednesday. There are unconfirmed rumblings that Jose Tabata will be the one promoted to Pittsburgh.
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis lost to Columbus 5-1. Hayden Penn pitched 6.1 innings, allowing four runs on nine hits, with a walk and six strikeouts. Anthony Claggett pitched 1.2 shutout… Read more
In the month of April the Indianapolis Indians saw Pedro Alvarez and Brad Lincoln struggling, while Steve Pearce and Neil Walker had breakout months. Walker and Pearce were both promoted to the majors in the month of May,… Read more
The Pittsburgh Pirates have re-acquired outfielder Jonathan Van Every from the Boston Red Sox, in exchange for minor league catcher Josue Peley. Van Every started the season with the Indianapolis… Read more
While Jose Tabata is certainly having an encouraging year at Indy, a .786 OPS at Triple-A should not be considered big numbers. He is hitting .316, but it is mostly empty batting average. Many fans expect him to be called up to Pittsburgh within a few weeks and inject some offense into the Pirates lineup. I just don’t see that happening.
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis resumed their suspended game against Charlotte from yesterday, and lost the game 8-4. Jeremy Powell went 4.1 innings, allowing four runs on four hits, with a… Read more
Some notes to catch up from over the weekend… -The Pirates placed Charlie Morton on the 15-day disabled list on Friday with shoulder fatigue. Neal Huntington had this quote, via… Read more