Tag: Elias Diaz

The Pirates Threw Their Young Players into the Fire to Gain...

PITTSBURGH — In the Pirates’ four-game series loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers that ended in a 5-2 defeat on Thursday, some of the...

A Country in Turmoil: Getting Out of Venezuela is Difficult For...

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part two of a multi-part series on the current political climate in Venezuela, and how it impacts players in the...

Gregory Polanco Placed on Disabled List; Elias Diaz Recalled

The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed outfielder Gregory Polanco on the disabled list retroactive to yesterday. They have recalled catcher Elias Diaz to take his...

Prospect Notebook: Diaz Back in Sync, Wood Looking to Bust Out...

INDIANAPOLIS — He’ll get a pass this time. Elias Diaz struggled offensively after being optioned back to Triple-A Indianapolis July 7, getting away from what...

Morning Report: Which Top 50 Prospects Could Lose Their Prospect Status...

With Steven Brault getting recalled for last night's game, I thought I could bring back the Prospect Status updates for today. I stopped because...

Pirates Recall A.J. Schugel; Option Elias Diaz to Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled right-handed reliever A.J. Schugel for the weekend series with the Chicago Cubs. To make room on the active roster,...

Pirates Notebook: Felipe Rivero and Ivan Nova React to Being All-Star...

PITTSBURGH - Felipe Rivero and Ivan Nova are not going to the All-Star Game. At least, not yet. Neither Rivero or Nova was selected as...

The Rookies Bail Out Ivan Nova and Lead the Pirates to...

PITTSBURGH — On Wednesday against the Tampa Bay Rays, Ivan Nova, the Pirates most consistent and only veteran starter, faltered. The rookies picked him...

Williams: Elias Diaz is the Catcher of the Future, But When...

Prior to the 2015 season, all of the questions surrounding the catching position were focused on whether the Pirates would re-sign Russell Martin. They...

Pirates Notebook: Familiarity Helps Diaz and Stallings Handle Pitching Staff

PITTSBURGH — The Pirates have played the last three games with two catchers on the disabled list, as Francisco Cervelli still hasn’t seen the...

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