Tag: defensive shifts

The Pirates Are Now Using Extreme Defensive Shifts in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS - For the past several years, the Pirates have received a lot of attention at the Major League level for their extreme defensive...

First Pitch: Shifting Has Become Very Common in Baseball

Earlier today, I was sent a link from Twitter follower Jonathan Holbert, talking about how baseball's defensive shifts continue to grow. I thought the...

Spring Training Notes: Liriano Focused on the Sinker; Sanchez Does it...

The Pittsburgh Pirates came back to beat the New York Yankees 6-5 today, recovering from some early game struggles by Francisco Liriano and Edinson...

Neal Huntington Talks About the Upcoming Outfield Shifts

Over the weekend I wrote about how the Pittsburgh Pirates are planning on utilizing more outfield shifts in 2014, much in the same way...

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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...