Minor League Schedule: 4/18/12

Bradenton is off today. When they resume play on Thursday, Jameson Taillon will be on the mound. Indianapolis and West Virginia each play early games today. All four affiliates lost last night. All three pitchers going today are left-handed pitchers. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here. Triple-A: Indianapolis (5-7) VS Columbus (8-5) 1:05pm Probable starter: Jeff Locke (0-1 7.00) Yesterday’s Result: Indianapolis 1...

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Minor League Schedule: 4/13/12

Jameson Taillon gets his second start of the season tonight. He was ranked second overall in the Pirates Prospects 2012 Prospect Guide. In his first start, he struck out six batters in 3.2 innings. Brad Lincoln and Nate Baker each enter their second start with a 1.80 ERA. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here. Triple-A: Indianapolis (3-4) VS Toledo (4-3) 7:15pm Probable starter: Brad Lincoln (1-0 1.80) Yesterday’s...

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Minor League Schedule: 4/6/12

Yesterday was opening day of the minor league season for three of the Pirates four full season affiliates. Indianapolis opens their schedule on the road today in Toledo. A full recap of last night’s action can be viewed here.  A.J. Burnett gets a rehab start for Bradenton tonight, while Stetson Allie returns to the starting role in West Virginia. AAA: Indianapolis (0-0) @ Toledo (0-0) 5:00pm Probable starter: Justin Wilson (10-8...

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Grading the Results from the Fastball Academy

Every pitcher must pitch off their fastball and you would think that reinforcing the location of it would be a first step for every organization. Most likely it is, but the Pirates have placed extra emphasis on it.

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