Tag: Edward Salcedo

Pirates Trade Edward Salcedo to Royals

The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded 3B/OF Edward Salcedo to the Kansas City Royals. The 24-year-old was acquired over the off-season from the Braves for minor league relief pitcher Bryton Trepagnier. Salcedo hit .238/.304/.346 in 73 games. It was worth a shot to see if he could ever justify the $1.6M bonus he got from Atlanta […]
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Minors Notes: No Tommy John Setbacks For Holmes, John Sever Strikes...

Pittsburgh Pirates’ General Manager Neal Huntington has mentioned several times that the Pirates anticipate setbacks when it comes to players recovering from Tommy John surgery. Those setbacks aren’t always physical, but can sometimes be the hesitancy to throw a certain pitch or to face live batters. Most of these references by Huntington have been towards […]
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Who’s on Third? In the Pirates’ Farm System, It Could Be...

If you have ever played third base in your life — professional, college, high school, slow pitch softball — then the Pittsburgh Pirates might be contacting you soon to give you a look at the position in their minor league system. Or at least that’s the way it seems this year. Over the last few […]
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Winter Leagues: Willy Garcia Homers, Winter Stats For New Players

Last Tuesday, we recapped the first day of the Caribbean Series, which can be viewed here. Today we take a look at the rest of the series, plus the championship series in Australia, as we wrap up the winter coverage until October. On Tuesday, Willy Garcia had a big game, helping his team to a […]
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First Pitch: Analysis on the Trepagnier/Salcedo Trade

The Pittsburgh Pirates made their third trade in as many days tonight, sending Bryton Trepagnier away to Atlanta for Edward Salcedo. Unlike the last two moves, this is something that will have zero impact on the Major League level this season. Salcedo isn’t on the 40-man roster, and he didn’t receive an invite to Major […]
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