All posts tagged "west virginia"

  • Analysis
    Brett Lorin Video Recap

    Lorin had a strong outing against the Hagerstown Suns to wrap up his injury plagued 2010 season. The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired right handed pitcher Brett Lorin from the Seattle Mariners in 2009, as part of a five player return for Jack Wilson and Ian Snell.  At the time, the 22 year old...

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    Jim Callis on Jameson Taillon

    Jim Callis rates Taillon the number two pitching prospect under 21 years of age. Jim Callis had his weekly mailbag at Baseball America today, withtwo questions touching on Jameson Taillon.  Here is a summary of the notes: -Callis rated Taillon #2 on his "Pitching prospects under 21 years of age", behind only...

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    Luis Heredia to Start in GCL

    Heredia will start in the GCL in 2011. Dejan Kovacevic reports that top Mexican pitching prospect Luis Heredia will start his career in the Gulf Coast League in 2011.  That's a somewhat aggressive approach for the Pirates, having Heredia go to the States without any professional experience. The placement also raises the...

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    Pirates Sign Kawika Emsley-Pai

    The Pirates signed Emsley-Pai to a minor league deal. I've been meaning to post this minor news for the last few days, but kept putting it on the back burner. The Pirates signed minor league catcher Kawika Emsley-Pai to a minor league deal on Thursday. Emsley-Pai was drafted in the tenth round...

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