Tag: Chase D’Arnaud
Justin Wilson can be two very different pitchers. When he is in control of his pitches, he can be dominant, looking like a top pitching prospect. When his control is struggling, Wilson’s whole game struggles. Tonight was an example of the latter. Wilson took the mound for the first place Altoona Curve tonight, and from […]
The Pirates’ 2010 draft signings changed the profile of their farm system in a hurry. Earlier in the season, the system had graduated several top prospects in Pedro Alvarez, Jose Tabata and Brad Lincoln, as well as Neil Walker, who’s suddenly re-emerged as one of the organization’s best young talents. We’ve each taken a look, […]
As I was driving to work on Friday morning, I began to suspect that Bryan Morris' spot in the Altoona rotation was due up that night. When I arrived at my office, I fired up the computer and quickly checked whether I was correct. I was, and I discovered that he would be facing Twins’ pitching prospect Kyle Gibson. With a Friday night free of any obligations, I decided that pitching matchup was about as good as any I would find. So on my way home from work, I took a brief two-hour detour to Altoona.
I just stumbled upon some video from the Arizona Fall League, via John Sickels’ website. This was posted back in November, but I don’t remember seeing it anywhere. Below are clips of two top Pirate prospects, Jose Tabata and Chase D’Arnaud. Jose Tabata – Arizona Fall League – 2009 from David Pratt on Vimeo. Chase […]