Tag: Jacob Stallings

What Could the Pirates’ Taxi Squad Look Like?

When I first started writing this, I felt safe in saying that there would at least be some kind of baseball season, mostly because...

If 2020 is Lost, What Could 2021 Payroll Look Like?

Recently, Craig Edwards at FanGraphs broke down what team payrolls could project at for 2021 if a shortened 2020 season were to take place....

Players on the Pirates 40-Man Roster Who are Out of Options

The Pittsburgh Pirates have off on Wednesday, at least from a Major League Spring Training game. There is/was a sim game going on today,...

Morning Report: Jacob Stallings Finally Loses His Prospect Status

On Tuesday night, Jacob Stallings recorded his 131st at-bat in the Major Leagues. That ended a long prospect journey that started back in 2012...

Examining Optional Assignments and the Pirates

There are plenty of roster intricacies in the Major League Baseball Rulebook that can be difficult to understand in theory and application: Designated for...

Injury Impact to the Pirates’ Payroll

It’s no secret—injuries have significantly derailed the Pirates’ season. Many weren’t overly hopeful about the team’s chances this year, but many predicted at least...

Francisco Cervelli Placed on Injured List; Stallings and Osuna Join Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates made four moves ahead of Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Francisco Cervelli was placed on the 7-day injured list....

Trevor Williams Placed on Injured List; Pirates Make Bullpen Changes

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced five transactions on Friday night, including right-handed pitcher Trevor Williams going on the 10-day injured list with a right side...

Francisco Cervelli Leaves Early After Hit-By-Pitch

Catcher Francisco Cervelli left Tuesday night's game against the Texas Rangers in the second inning after being hit by an Adrian Sampson pitch on...

Elias Diaz Activated from Injured List; Jacob Stalling Placed on Injured...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated catcher Elias Diaz from the 10-day injured list for Sunday afternoon's game. To make room on the 25-man roster,...

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The 2020 Prospect Guide is Now Available!

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...