Tag: Jaff Decker

Breaking Down the Final Pirates Roster Battles After Today’s Cuts

With less than a week remaining in camp, the Pittsburgh Pirates made their latest round of cuts this morning, sending three relievers to minor...

Huntington Notes on the Bench Battle, Final Rotation Spot, Kang, Richard,...

The Pittsburgh Pirates made their latest round of cuts today, sending 12 players to minor league camp. None of the moves were that surprising,...

Does Andrew Lambo Have the Final Bench Spot Locked Down?

For most of the off-season, it looked like the Pittsburgh Pirates had every spot on their bench locked up. Then came the trade of...

First Pitch: The Upper Level Roster Crunch that Might Give Way...

I've been finishing up the profiles in the 2015 Prospect Guide over the last week, getting ready to send the book to the publisher...

2014 Indianapolis Indians Season Recap and Top 10 Prospects

Despite a strong start to the season, Indianapolis seemed to hit a wall in July. After earning a hefty advantage in the International League...

First Pitch: Who Will the Pirates Call Up When Rosters Expand?

In a little less than a week, rosters will expand around baseball, allowing teams to carry up to 40 guys on the active roster,...

Prospect Highlights: Homer By Willy Garcia, Keon Broxton Steals Home

Willy Garcia hit his 15th homer of the season on Thursday, which leaves him one behind JaCoby Jones for the most among Pirates minor...

Starling Marte Reinstated From the Bereavement List

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that Starling Marte has been activated from the bereavement list, and Jaff Decker has been optioned to Triple-A. The...

Pirates Release Duke Welker, Option Jaff Decker to Triple-A

Duke Welker has been released by Pittsburgh after being DFA’d last week, according to the MLB transactions page. After getting off to a tough...

Prospect Highlights: Homers From Tony Sanchez and Gift Ngoepe, Jaff Decker’s...

Yesterday, we posted an article about the recent struggles of Tony Sanchez, who has seen his average drop to .203 through 41 games in...

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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...