Yesterday, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced right-handed starter Tyler Glasnow as the organization's Minor League Pitcher of the Year following his 9-3 season at Single-A West Virginia. Glasnow compiled a 2.18 ERA and struck out 164 batters in 111 and one-third innings.

Glasnow's award was correctly predicted here on Pirates Prospects, and Tim Williams posted a full breakdown of Glasnow's stellar 2013 season. 

Tyler Glasnow said he was 'ecstatic' when he got a phone call from Director of Minor League Operations Larry Broadway. (Photo Credit: David Hague)


"I’m extremely honored, I got called by Larry Broadway and was just ecstatic. It was a really good moment," Glasnow said. "Honestly if you asked me two years ago what I thought would happen, I wouldn’t think it’d be this...

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