Tag: Andrew McCutchen

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 shortstop less than a month into the season. Tucker has always been a hard prospect to pin down. At first, many thought he appeared to be an overdraft in the first […]
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Williams: Revisiting Why the Pirates Traded Andrew McCutchen

There was a common question about the Pirates after they were buyers at this year's trade deadline: "Why did they trade Gerrit Cole and...

Gajtka: Be Nice To The Casuals On Cutch Weekend, Even If...

I have a feeling it might be a frustrating weekend for some of you. On Friday, the Pirates will return home to PNC Park in...

Where Does Andrew McCutchen Rank All-Time for the Pirates?

Now that the dust has somewhat settled from the Andrew McCutchen trade to the San Francisco Giants, I thought I would look at the stats he put up in his time in Pittsburgh and where they rank him all-time with the Pirates. I’m mentioning these stats while knowing that the trade is still a fresh […]
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Williams: Evaluating the Andrew McCutchen Trade From Emotional and Business Standpoints

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Pirates Trade Andrew McCutchen to the Giants For Kyle Crick and...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have made their second major trade in the last few days, this time sending Andrew McCutchen to the San Francisco Giants, according to Ken Rosenthal. #SFGiants have agreed to acquire Andrew McCutchen from the #Pirates, pending a review of medical records, sources tell The Athletic. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 15, 2018 […]
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Andrew McCutchen Drops Outside the Top Ten Center Fielders

Buster Olney posted his list of the top ten center fielders on Wednesday morning and Andrew McCutchen has fallen out of the top ten. That is one year after McCutchen ranked fifth overall for Olney and just two years after he was the second best center fielder in the game. It appears that Starling Marte […]
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Pirates and Giants Have Reportedly Had Recent Trade Talks for Andrew...

We heard on Wednesday morning that the Pittsburgh Pirates have been discussing trade talks and making progress, despite a lack of rumors for the last 8-10 days. On Thursday morning, Jon Morosi had some specifics, saying that the Pirates and the San Francisco Giants have talked about an Andrew McCutchen trade recently. Morosi notes that […]
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Pirates are Reportedly Active and Making Progress in Trade Talks

Buster Olney is reporting that the Pittsburgh Pirates have been very active with trade talks recently and they are making progress in those talks. Those trade discussions still include possible deals for Andrew McCutchen, Gerrit Cole and Josh Harrison. If either Cole or McCutchen are dealt, then it would make sense for the Pirates to […]
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San Francisco Giants Could Pursue Andrew McCutchen

Jon Morosi from MLB Network tweeted on Wednesday afternoon that the San Francisco Giants have been in contact with the Pittsburgh Pirates regarding center fielder Andrew McCutchen. It appears that the Giants would like to acquire a top outfielder this off-season, with Giancarlo Stanton being their top target. Morosi doesn’t say how many other options […]
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