Tag: Corey Dickerson

The Final Roster Spots and the Endowment Effect

I am constantly watching over the roster, and one of the main aspects I’ve been keeping my eye on this offseason is how the...

Breaking Down the Pirates’ 2019 Year-End Payroll

With the season behind us, it’s finally time to look at where the payroll ended up for 2019. I’ve been tracking it since Day 1...

A History of Pirates’ Payroll Change at the Trade Deadline

Leading up to the Trade Deadline, the hope of many fans wanting to see the Pirates buying from just a few weeks ago had...

Pirates Trade Corey Dickerson to Phillies

Jeff Passan is reporting that the Pittsburgh Pirates have traded outfielder Corey Dickerson to the Philadelphia Phillies. https://twitter.com/JeffPassan/status/1156637904590069760 Ken Rosenthal confirms the deal, pending physical https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal/status/1156638709439221762 More details...

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...

How Much Payroll Can the Pirates Trade Away?

Well, as Ron Burgundy might say, “That escalated quickly.” This wasn’t a topic I anticipated visiting quite this early, but after the entire pitching staff’s...

Pirates Are Receiving Trade Interest in Melky Cabrera, But Prefer to...

Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports that multiple contending teams have been showing interest in Pirates outfielder Melky Cabrera. Rosenthal says that the Pirates'...

Corey Dickerson and Jung Ho Kang Return; Tucker Optioned to Indianapolis...

The Pittsburgh Pirates made some changes prior to Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, including the returns of left fielder Corey Dickerson and third...

Corey Dickerson and Jung Ho Kang are Due Back Tomorrow

Clint Hurdle told the local media before Friday night's game in Milwaukee that both left fielder Corey Dickerson and third baseman Jung Ho Kang...

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...

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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...