Tag: Alen Hanson

Ranking the Ten Best Pirates Prospects from 2011 to 2019

We released our tenth annual prospect guide this off-season. We have the first nine issues available to download free for all subscribers to the...

Pirates’ Prospects and the Peter Principle

For anyone who has ever worked in any kind of professional setting, we all have seen it—an employee who is in way over their...

Cole Tucker and the Pirates’ Super Two History

Count me among the many, many fans who were shocked when they saw the news that Cole Tucker was called up to start at...

Morning Report: Top 50 Prospects No Longer in the System

In our preseason top 50 prospects list, there were five players who are no longer with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Since we just released our...

Alen Hanson Claimed Off Waivers by Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox have claimed 24-year-old infielder Alen Hanson from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Hanson hit .193/.220/.263 in 37 games for the Pirates this...

Williams: Recapping What Went Wrong With Alen Hanson’s Pirates Career

NEW YORK - It was a bit funny listening to part of Clint Hurdle's response to my question about why Alen Hanson didn't get much...

Pirates Notebook: Today’s Moves Were About Getting More Offense From the...

NEW YORK - It's no secret that the Pirates have struggled offensively this year. They currently rank 12th in the NL in wRC+ and...

Pirates DFA Alen Hanson, Option Gift Ngoepe; Max Moroff and Phil...

The Pittsburgh Pirates made the roster moves official that we heard after Wednesday night's game. Alen Hanson has been designated for assignment. Gift Ngoepe...

Pirates Set to Shake Up Their Bench; Moroff and Gosselin to...

The Pittsburgh Pirates plan to shake up the roster after Wednesday's loss. Alan Saunders reports that Gift Ngoepe will be heading to Indianapolis, and...

Chad Kuhl Doesn’t Have His Best Control, But Pirates Win 6-4

PITTSBURGH — In his short major-league career, Chad Kuhl has had a recurring problem where in some of his starts, he overthrows his sinker....

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The 2020 Prospect Guide is Now Available!

Pirates Prospects took the leap to being my full-time job at the end of the 2010 season, all thanks to the release of our...