Tag: Delwyn Young

This Date in Pirates History: June 30

On a busy day for Pittsburgh Pirates history, we have three trades and six former players born on this date. John Fredland covers a...

This Date in Pirates History: April 15

Five former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date and one minor trade mentioned below. Starting with the most recent player first: Jeromy Burnitz(1969) Right...

Three Hits For Presley And Two Scoreless Innings For Heilman In...

Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  7,  Indianapolis Indians  6 The Indians could not overcome a 4-run 6th inning by the Iron Pigs, as the Pigs won...

Indians Struggle Against Pigs’ Pitching

Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  3,  Indianapolis Indians  1 The Indianapolis Indians scored early tonight at Victory Field, but the Iron Pigs came from behind to...

Non-Tender Deadline Preview

The non-tender deadline is tonight, Thursday night, at midnight.  Teams must decide whether to tender their arbitration eligible players contracts, or non-tender them and...

Daily Recap: De La Rosa to Colorado

The big news from today is that Jorge De La Rosa is close to a three year deal with the Colorado Rockies.  We heard...

LaRoche and Young Elect Free Agency

Andy LaRoche and Delwyn Young have both elected free agency, after both players were designated for assignment last Friday.  Both players had more than...

Losing Duke, LaRoche and Young

In a somewhat surprising move, the Pirates designated Zach Duke, Andy LaRoche and Delwyn Young for assignment on Friday to make room on the 40-man roster. It was not surprising that those players were let go, bit I figured the front office would hang on to them until the non-tender deadline in an attempt to make a trade.

With Duke Cut Free, MLB Should Consider Fixing Arbitration

With the news that the Pirates have designated Zach Duke, Andy LaRoche and Delwyn Young for assignment, I'm reminded of a long-since-gone article I penned at the old MVN site when the Pirates released Josh Fogg rather than re-sign him.

Pirates Add Five, DFA Duke, LaRoche, Delwyn

The Pittsburgh Pirates have added five players to the 40-man roster to protect them from the upcoming Rule 5 draft, and designated Zach Duke,...

Site Updates

Site Updates: The Status of Pirates Prospects Being Under Construction

Pirates Prospects has been free for a few weeks now. That will be changing soon. A few months ago, I gave an update about how...