Tag: Chad Kuhl

Chad Kuhl Leaves Early Due to Right Forearm Discomfort

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that starter Chad Kuhl left Tuesday night's game against the New York Mets early due to right forearm discomfort. He...

Morning Report: Is There a Slider Revolution Happening in Pittsburgh?

There was a time in the minors where Jameson Taillon was challenged to throw three changeups per inning. It's not a productive strategy for...

Pirates Have Pitching Personnel Conducive To Trying Something Revolutionary

PITTSBURGH -- On Friday, Rays manager Kevin Cash announced that his club would do something not often tried in Major League Baseball: Deploy a...

What Do Starting Pitchers Do on Their ‘Off’ Days, Anyway?

Ivan Nova was the Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Tuesday night. Wednesday, he’ll mostly be "a cheerleader." Such is the life of a starting pitcher. Day...

Chad Kuhl Might Have Saved His Starting Job With Sunday’s Gem

Chad Kuhl tied an MLB career high in innings pitched (seven) and matched a career low in hits allowed (one) during his outstanding start...

Jokes Aside, Pirates Pitchers Adding Value On The Margins

PITTSBURGH - Is there a parallel between Major League Baseball pitchers attempting to engage in offense and anything else in major professional sports? In what...

Did Complete Game Set Jameson Taillon Back? Is It Something Else?

PITTSBURGH -- Jameson Taillon's complete-game blanking of the Reds on April 8 was a first in his professional career, but did it come at...

Facing First Losing Streak, Pirates Got Timely Depth Charge

PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates had run into their first real roadblock of their 2018 season, having lost two miserable, blustery games to the Rockies...

Live Discussion: Pirates 10, Rockies 2

PITTSBURGH -- Good teams avoid losing streaks. Or is it that teams that avoid losing streaks become good? Either way, the Pirates' hopes of validating...

Pirates Notebook: Cervelli is Swinging a Hot Bat; Taillon Stretches Himself...

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Francisco Cervelli is a pretty animated baseball player. If you've been paying any attention to his Pirates' career, you've probably noticed...

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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...