All posts tagged "Steve Pearce"

  • Analysis
    Pirates Moves: Grilli, Ciriaco, Harrison, Meek

    Harrison has been optioned to AAA. The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced a lot of expected moves: -The team officially announced that they have signed relief pitcher Jason Grilli.  It was mentioned yesterday that they had acquired him after he was released by Philadelphia.  Philadelphia released him due to a clause in his...

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    Ronny Cedeno and Others Set to Return?

    Cedeno could return on Friday. Rob Biertempfel and Jenifer Langosch are both reporting that Pedro Ciriaco is packing his bags in the Pittsburgh Pirates' locker room, which means a move is expected.  That will most likely be the return of Ronny Cedeno, who is currently rehabbing in AAA.  Cedeno was pulled from...

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    Moskos Optioned to Indianapolis, Other Injury Updates

    Moskos has been optioned to AAA. The Pittsburgh Pirates have optioned left handed reliever Daniel Moskos to AAA Indianapolis.  The move was made with Joe Beimel expected to come off the disabled list tomorrow.  Beimel had recently pitched on back to back nights in Altoona, a sign that his rehab was nearing...

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    Jose Tabata and Steve Pearce Continue Rehab With Bradenton

    Tabata starts his rehab tonight in Bradenton. The Bradenton Marauders will have injured Pittsburgh Pirates players Steve Pearce and Jose Tabata in the lineup tonight.  Pearce had previously been rehabbing with the GCL Pirates in Bradenton.  Tabata begins his rehab tonight.  Tabata is eligible to come off the disabled list at any...

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    The Disabled List: Updates for July 6th

    Alvarez and Cedeno could both return after the All-Star break. I get a lot of e-mails wondering about the status of the injured players on the Pirates' roster.  It makes sense that it's a hot topic.  The Pirates currently have ten players on the disabled list.  I report the updates when I...

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    Optimizing the 25-Man Roster

    Presley is hitting for a .339 average with a .904 OPS this year in AAA. About a year ago at this time, the Pittsburgh Pirates had started promoting players from their AAA squad to take over for some of the struggling players in the majors.  The decisions to be made were easy....

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    Game 53 Recap: Harrison Keys Late Rally

    Harrison collected two hits in his big league debut. The Pirates were held at bay by Mets starter R.A. Dickey through seven innings. James McDonald pitched well but exited trailing 1-0. The offense woke up in time to score five late runs in a 5-1 in New York. The Pirates had a...

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    Doumit, Pearce to DL, Harrison, Brown Called Up

    Brown has been added to the major league roster. As expected, the Pittsburgh Pirates have placed Ryan Doumit and Steve Pearce on the 15-day disabled list, and have purchased the contracts of Josh Harrison and Dusty Brown.  There was already an open spot on the 40-man roster, and to create an additional...

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    Roster Moves Coming?

    Doumit is expected to hit the DL after spraining his ankle today. The Pittsburgh Pirates are currently dealing with two injuries which could result in some big changes to both the 25-man roster and the 40-man roster over the next few days.  Yesterday, Steve Pearce left the game with a calf injury,...

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    Game 50 Recap: Maholm Tosses a Shutout

    Maholm finally got some run support. The Pirates offense woke up to support their longest tenured starting pitcher. The Pirates clobbered four homers and Maholm continued to pitch effectively in throwing a complete game three hit shutout. Randy Wells faced off against Maholm and through the first three frames, the clubs combined...

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