GREENSBORO, NC - I was in Greensboro at the start of this month to see the High-A team of the Pittsburgh Pirates. My attention was divided between photos, interviews, and watching the games.
We have a lot of features hitting the site over the next week from this trip, including deeper breakdowns on some of the players. To get things started, here are some notes from the trip.
There is a lot of sleeper pitching talent on this roster. The obvious highlight is Jared Jones, who gave up two runs in four innings when I saw him. The issues mostly came from one inning, which we will break down in the upcoming week. Jones has a fastball that can work upper 90s, and a ridiculous slider. He's dealt with control issues, but what I like is that he's trending better in this area -- bot...
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