Tag: Bret Helton

Pirates Release Ten Minor League Pitchers

The Pittsburgh Pirates released ten minor league pitchers on Tuesday morning. According to the team press release, Wilmer Contreras, Sergio Cubilete, Bret Helton, Randy Jimenez,...

Winter Leagues: Jose Osuna Has Been Starting Regularly in Right Field

In Venezuela on Wednesday night, Jose Osuna went 1-for-3 with a single, walk and run scored. He is hitting .390/.444/.585 through 11 games. On...

Winter Leagues: Alfredo Reyes Continues to Put Up Strong Stats in...

On Sunday night in the Dominican, Stephen Alemais played his second game. After going 0-for-2 with an error at second base in his debut...

Winter Leagues: Robbie Glendinning Homers; Jose Osuna Sees His Hitting Streak...

On Thursday in the Australian Baseball League, Robbie Glendinning began his second week of play with his first home run and four RBIs. He...

Winter Leagues: Jose Osuna and Luis Escobar Face Off in Venezuela

Two days worth of action in winter ball, with interesting pitcher/batter match-ups each day. Colombia was busy on Sunday, as all four Pittsburgh Pirates saw...

Winter Leagues: Three More Hits for Jose Osuna; Strong Outing for...

In the Dominican on Thursday night, Erik Gonzalez was back at shortstop (he was the DH on Wednesday) and he went 0-for-4. That was...

Winter Leagues: Another Player Heads to Puerto Rico; Michael Feliz Serves...

In the Dominican on Saturday night, Michael Feliz pitched for the second night in a row and he allowed one run on one hit....

Prospect Watch: Brault Gets Roughed Up in Return to Indianapolis

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors and loses his prospect eligibility, he...

Top Performers: Meadows, Hanson, Hayes, Polo, Glasnow, Keller, Hinsz, Heredia

Every week we have live reports from all over the system, along with additional views of the upper levels via MiLB.tv from John Dreker....

Top Performers: Newman, Kramer, Hayes, McGuire, Polo, Glasnow, Waddell

Every Monday, we do a Top Performers series for the farm system, looking at the best results from the previous week. One week isn't...

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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...