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Between Pittsburgh and Triple-A Indianapolis, the Pirates have a group of eight position players fighting for about five spots in the everyday lineup. Obviously, not all will pan out, but it is difficult to determine exactly which ones will succeed long-term. Luckily, each player comes with some versatility, which gives management some options when filling out a future lineup card.
Ryan Church has started 12 of the past 14 games in which he has been available. Why would a rebuilding team give the majority of available playing time to a 31-year-old, well established 4th outfielder who is struggling, while younger players with uncertain talent levels watch from the bench? It does not make sense.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have officially called up Steve Pearce, and have placed Brendan Donnelly on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain. Donnelly’s move was retroactive to April… Read more
Jen Langosch reports that Steve Pearce will be recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis tomorrow.
INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS (AAA) Indianapolis lost 7-6 to Pawtucket. Brad Lincoln had a rough start, allowing six runs on seven hits in six innings, with four walks and three strikeouts. Lincoln… Read more