Pirates Sign Josh Wall to Minor League Deal With Spring Training Invite
Jan30

Pirates Sign Josh Wall to Minor League Deal With Spring Training Invite

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced the signing of right-handed pitcher Josh Wall, who has been invited to Spring Training. They also announced the Wilkin Castillo deal we heard earlier in the week and they also extended him an invite to Spring Training. Wall was a waiver pickup last year from the Angels in late May and he cleared waivers in August, getting dropped from the 40-man roster, but remaining in the organization. The...

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Pirates Sign Wilkin Castillo to a Minor League Deal
Jan28

Pirates Sign Wilkin Castillo to a Minor League Deal

According to Jon Morosi, the Pittsburgh Pirates have signed catcher Wilkin Castillo to a minor league deal. Wilkin Castillo has signed minor league contract with Pirates, source says. — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) January 28, 2015 Castillo had two brief stints in the majors in 2008 and 2009 with the Reds. He is 30 years old, and has been playing in the Mexican Leagues in each of the last two seasons, hitting for a .582 OPS last...

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Hague’s RBIs Lead Indians To Series Split

Indianapolis Indians  4,  Gwinnett Braves  3 [ box ] A run in the top of the 10th inning gave the Indians a win over the Gwinnett Braves at Coolray Field in the Atlanta suburbs tonight.  The win gave the Indians a split of this 4-game series as well as the 8-game season series with the Braves. The Indians went into the bottom of the 9th clinging to a one-run lead, 3-2.  Closer Tim Wood had finished off the 8th inning with a strikeout,...

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Lincoln and Indians Chopped By Braves

Gwinnett Braves  11,  Indianapolis Indians  5 [ box ] The Gwinnett Braves did not appreciate the Indians scoring 8 runs over the first two innings in Saturday night’s game.  So they began this afternoon’s game at Coolray Field by scoring 10 runs over the first 4 innings, and 9 of them in two frames, sending Tribe starter Brad Lincoln to the showers after just 3 innings. The Indians started the game on a solid note.  With...

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