Monthly Archives: December 2008

Maldonado Homers in Winter Ball; Minor League Signings

Just a few winter league games on Thursday:

Venezuelan League:

The Luis-es are Hitting

Pirates' farmhands and friends continue in winter ball...
For those who might be counting (surely I'm not the only one), Opening Day for the minor league system is 18 weeks from today!

Mexican League:
Naranjeros de Hermosillo 6, Venados de Mazatlan 5
C Humberto Cota hit two 2-run homers and a single to lead Hermosillo at the plate.

Wilson rumors heating up

A report out of New Jersey this afternoon confirmed that Jack Wilson had been traded to the Tigers, but that information was apparently premature....

Two Homers for Paulino; a Save for Hernandez

There was only one winter league game played on Monday, and it didn't involve any of the Pirates' farmhands or friends.

Graphical Player 2009

Please allow me to make a quick plug today. Whether you are a fantasy baseball GM, a general fan of the game or...

Some Hitting, Some Bunting

Sunday's winter league games, and Pirates' farmhands and friends

Dominican League:
Leones del Escogido 4, Tigres del Licey 1
Licey was held to only 5 hits, and their only run was a homer by Indy-area native DH Jake Fox (Cubs).

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Site Updates: How to Navigate Pirates Prospects; Sponsorship Opportunities

Yesterday, our first article of the day went up at 6 a.m. That was our Morning Report, which is the first thing that goes...