So far we've looked at the infielders and outfielders who could be playing in Bradenton during the 2011 season.  Today we'll look at the starting pitchers who could potentially be in Bradenton this year:

The Prospects

Miller will get another shot at the high-A level this season.

The Bradenton rotation at the start of the year won't have any standout prospects.  None of the options that will be pitching in the rotation rank in the top 20 prospects in the system. There are a few in the 20-30 range who could make the jump up the list with a strong performance this year.

The likely starters at the beginning of the year should include Kyle McPherson, Quinton Miller, Nathan Baker, Phillip Irwin, and Brett Lorin.  Tim Alderson could also factor in here if the Pirates decide to send hi...

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