Tag: George Gibson

This Date in Pittsburgh Pirates History: July 22nd, George Gibson and...

Six former Pittsburgh Pirates born on this date, plus two trades of note. The Trades On this date in 2009, the Pirates traded Adam LaRoche to...

Pirates Memorabilia: The Gibson Mitt

We have posted two Pittsburgh Pirates Memorabilia articles already. It's a feature that allows fans to show off some of their Pirates-related memorabilia and...

First Pitch: When Your Favorite Baseball Player is Obscure

Most people here know that my favorite Pittsburgh Pirates player is a somewhat obscure one, unless you really follow team history. Dots Miller played...

The 1910 Pittsburgh Pirates

After winning their first World Series title in 1909, the Pirates could manage just a third place finish the following year. Led by the...

Pittsburgh Pirates Catching Great, George Gibson

George Gibson was a durable catcher for the Pirates from 1905 until 1916, a stellar defensive player that handled a Pirates pitching staff full...

The 1909 World Series: Game Seven

After the Pirates took a three games to two lead in Pittsburgh, Detroit was able to pull out a close one in game six...

The 1909 World Series: Game Six

The Pittsburgh Pirates had a chance to close out their first World Series title in game six of the 1909 series. Just one day...

The 1909 World Series: Game Five

The Pittsburgh Pirates were shut down in game four of the 1909 World Series by the strong pitching of Detroit Tigers ace, George Mullin....

The 1909 World Series: Game Four

The Pittsburgh Pirates won the opening game of the 1909 World Series against the Detroit Tigers at Forbes Field before dropping game two by...

Pirates VS Tigers: 1909 World Series Match-Up

The 1909 World Series pitted the NL champs, Pittsburgh Pirates(110-42) against the AL champs, Detroit Tigers(98-54). The Pirates played in the first modern day...

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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...