Game 79 Recap: Bucs Falter in Support of Maholm (Again)

If the Pirates manage just four singles and one run, it must mean Paul Maholm started. Brandon Morrow outdueled Maholm and whiffed ten pirates on the way to a 2-1 win. Afer setting down the first ten Pirates he faced, Morrow was scored upon first. Neil Walker walked starting off the fifth. Lyle Overbay singled. Walker attempted to score on a grounder from Matt Diaz but was out at home. Ronny Cedeno’s single scored Overbay. That...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Draft History: 2001

BOLD = Pirates didn’t sign player. John Van Benschoten received a $2,300,000 signing bonus. Jeremy Guthrie was drafted in the first round by the Indians in 2002, and signed for $3,000,000. Stephen Drew was drafted in the first round by the Diamondbacks in 2005, and signed a five year major league deal for $5,500,000 with a $4,000,000 signing...

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