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Pirates are Allowing Luis Escobar to Play Winter Ball, Plus Notes...

We have some notes out of Colombian winter league baseball, including a top prospect joining the league, another one changing teams and young infielder...

Bristol Pirates Top Ten Prospects: Tahnaj Thomas Leads a Deep List...

Yesterday we posted the season recap for the Bristol Pirates and noted that the top ten prospects list would be much stronger than normal...

Francisco Acuna Named to Appalachian League All-Star Team

The Appalachian League named their season All-Star team on Friday night and Francisco Acuna of the Bristol Pirates was named as the second baseman...

Winter League Recap: Performances by Gage Hinsz and Eduardo Vera Lead...

The winter league season got off to a very slow start for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Just a handful of players were seeing action. Once...

Winter Leagues: Rough Night for the Pirates in Winter Ball

In Venezuela, Jose Osuna had his worst night of the winter season, going 0-for-5 with three strikeouts. It was part of a rough night...

Winter Leagues: Prospect Recaps from Games in Six Countries

In Puerto Rico, 19-year-old second baseman Rodolfo Castro played his third game of the winter and went 1-for-4 with a single. He is 5-for-13...

Winter Leagues: Jose Osuna Has Been Starting Regularly in Right Field

In Venezuela on Wednesday night, Jose Osuna went 1-for-3 with a single, walk and run scored. He is hitting .390/.444/.585 through 11 games. On...

Winter Leagues: Pablo Reyes Wraps Up a Solid Season in the...

Monday was the end of the regular season in the Dominican and Pablo Reyes confirmed that his winter season was over. It was an...

Winter Leagues: Alfredo Reyes Continues to Put Up Strong Stats in...

On Sunday night in the Dominican, Stephen Alemais played his second game. After going 0-for-2 with an error at second base in his debut...

Winter Leagues: Elvis Escobar Continues to Pitch Well; Robbie Glendinning Homers...

In Venezuela, Elvis Escobar continues his impressive winter on the mound. He's still getting limited work, but he has been very effective in the...

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