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This Date in Pirates History: April 18

Six former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date, one stands out above the rest. Before I get to the players, one Opening Day...

Pittsburgh Pirates Twenty Game Winners

In the history of the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise, 62 times they have had a pitcher win 20 games in a season. The list includes...

This Date in Pirates History: November 13

On this date in 1947, Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher, Gene Garber was born. He was drafted by the Pirates in the 20th round of...

A Look Back: First 10 Years in the NL

As mentioned here several times, the Pirates began play in the National League in 1887 after spending their first five seasons in the American...

Alleghenys Strike Gold

The following is from Pirates Prospects contributor John Dreker, as part of his ongoing Pirates History feature. The feature focuses on the history of...

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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...