Daily Archives: March 24, 2012

Pirates Notebook: Final Cuts of Spring Training

BRADENTON, Fla. -- There are just eight days remaining in spring training for the Pirates. The club will play its final game of the Grapefruit League...

Prospect Notebook: Cole Goes Four Strong Against Yankees

Gerrit Cole took the mound at Pirate City today for a start against the New York Yankees' A-ball team. Cole made his last start...

McDonald Takes No-Hitter into 6th in Bucs 5-4 Loss to Astros

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Right-hander James McDonald took the mound in the 6th inning with one out at McKechnie Field on Saturday. After retiring his first...

Burnett Throws Live BP at McKechnie Field

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Today was a day that A. J. Burnett referred to as 'a big step forward' and 'very fun'. On Saturday, the right-hander threw...

Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training: 45 Years Ago, Today.

Last week I took a look back exactly 90 years ago to Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training on March 17, 1922. The week prior on...

Pirates Cut Mercer, Reyes, from Big League Camp

BRADENTON, Fla. - With just eight days remaining until the final Grapefruit League spring training game for the Pirates, the club took a step further...

Notes From Pirate City: Gerrit Cole Starting

Gerrit Cole will take the mound today at Pirate City, going up against the New York Yankees' A-ball team. This will be the first...

This Date in Pirates History: March 24

Four former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date, starting with the youngest one first we have Gus Dugas(1907) outfielder for the Pirates in...

Yesterday’s Results: Zack Von Rosenberg and Quinton Miller

Zack Von Rosenberg and Quinton Miller started games on the road yesterday against the Yankees' A-ball teams. The results for the two pitchers were...

First Pitch: Stetson Allie’s Improved Command

Earlier today I posted a stat line on Stetson Allie from yesterday's outing. If you're wondering where this new and improved Stetson Allie came...
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