Tag: Clay Holmes

Examining Optional Assignments and the Pirates

There are plenty of roster intricacies in the Major League Baseball Rulebook that can be difficult to understand in theory and application: Designated for...

Injury Impact to the Pirates’ Payroll

It’s no secret—injuries have significantly derailed the Pirates’ season. Many weren’t overly hopeful about the team’s chances this year, but many predicted at least...

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...

Pirates Add Montana DuRapau and Clay Holmes; Tyler Lyons Designated for...

The Pittsburgh Pirates added some bullpen reinforcements on Thursday, recalling right-handed pitcher Clay Holmes and adding right-handed pitcher Montana DuRapau to the 40-man roster...

Morning Report: Starters Turned Relievers

The Pittsburgh Pirates turned four of their top pitching prospects into relievers this year. Prior to the season, Clay Holmes, Brandon Waddell and Luis...

Pirates Option Clay Holmes and Michael Feliz to Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates cut their active Spring Training roster down to 36 players on Thursday morning by optioning right-handed pitchers Clay Holmes and Michael...

Indianapolis Top Ten: A Solid Group of Top Prospects for the...

We posted the season recap for the 2018 Indianapolis Indians yesterday. Today we look at the top ten prospects from the team. For each of the first...

Kevin Kramer Among Six Players Joining Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates added six players to the active roster on Tuesday afternoon, after Indianapolis was eliminated from the playoff race on Sunday and...

Pirates Recall Nick Kingham; Option Clay Holmes to Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled right-handed pitcher Nick Kingham prior to Saturday night's game against the Brewers. To make room for him on the 40-man...

Morning Report: The Pirates Could Use More Clay Holmes the Rest...

I view players a lot differently than most who watch baseball. Most only see a player when he arrives in the majors, and only...

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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...