Over at FanGraphs, Dan Szymborski's ZiPS projections for the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates have been released. A few of the highlights from the projections.

**Andrew McCutchen is projected to lead the team with a 5.3 WAR. ZiPS has him projected with a .283/.369/.480 line and 24 homers.

**The article points out that McCutchen has been the best player in each of his first four seasons, but that he's never had more than three teammates with a season WAR of 2.0 or better. ZiPS projects Pedro Alvarez (2.7), Starling Marte (2.6), Russell Martin (2.3), and Neil Walker (2.9) to have a WAR of 2.0 or greater in 2013.

**One notable comp was Starling Marte. ZiPS compared him to Adam Jones. Marte is projected for a .264/.310/.428 line with 11 homer, and a 2.6 WAR.

**Another interesting comp was P...

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