West Virginia vs Lakewood Series Recap – Pitchers

The following game report is from John Dreker, who was in attendance for the West Virginia Power/Lakewood Blueclaws series this past week. I was able to see all four games (7/28-7/31) of the West Virginia series in Lakewood vs the first place Blueclaws. First, I’ll say that the stadium at Lakewood is a pitcher’s ballpark.  Home runs are rare at the rate of probably one every other game. The Blueclaws are a very good team,...

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Interview with 4th Round Pick Nick Kingham

The Pittsburgh Pirates drafted Nick Kingham in the fourth round of the 2010 draft, continuing their trend of taking prep pitchers in the middle rounds.  Kingham was rated the #186 prospect in the draft by Baseball America, and has a commitment to Oregon, which means he will likely command an over-slot bonus.  Pirates Prospects recently had a chance to interview Nick on being drafted, his history of pitching, and how the negotiations...

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