Tag: extension

First Pitch: Why Polanco Could Be the Last Pirates Extension For...

PITTSBURGH - Sometimes it seems like you can never really enjoy an extension. For years, people ask if a certain player will be extended. They write...

Andrew McCutchen on Remaining in Pittsburgh, Being Ready in 2016, Cubs...

BRADENTON, Fl. -- I was getting video of Cole Tucker this morning in the batting cages, when all of a sudden a familiar face stepped...

Francisco Cervelli Open to an Extension With the Pirates

Travis Sawchik of the Trib reports that Francisco Cervelli is open to an extension with the Pirates, following the catcher's big season as the...

The Latest on the Gregory Polanco Extension Talk

An extension for Gregory Polanco has been a hot topic this year. The Pirates made Polanco an offer during Spring Training, which was rejected....

Pirates Still Discussing Extension With Gregory Polanco

Enrique Rojas of ESPNDeportes.com (via MLBTR) reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates are still discussing a long-term extension with outfielder Gregory Polanco. About a month ago,...

With His Improved Offense, Is Neil Walker Due For an Extension?

Over the last few years, we've heard reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates were open to discussing an extension with second baseman Neil Walker. The...

More Details on Gregory Polanco’s Extension Offer

Ken Rosenthal has a few more details on Gregory Polanco's extension offer from the Pirates. Rosenthal says that Polanco's deal would have guaranteed $20-25...

First Pitch: How Much Would Super Two Cost if a Player...

I've written in the last few weeks about the cost of Super Two status, which can amount to an extra $10-15 M for a...

Pirates Make Starling Marte Extension Official; Contract Details

The Pittsburgh Pirates have officially announced the six year extension for Starling Marte, which was agreed to yesterday. Marte is signed to a six...

The Pirates Could Get a Huge Value From Starling Marte’s Extension

The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to an extension with Starling Marte today, putting the outfielder under team control through the 2021 season. The extension was...

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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...