Tag: Jake Brentz

Rule 5 Preview: Best Tools Among Available Pirates

The Major League Baseball Rule 5 draft takes place on Thursday. The Pittsburgh Pirates have a total of 48 players who are available to...

The Pirates Have a Lefty Reliever Who Hits 100 MPH Moving...

ALTOONA, Pa. - The Pirates weren't really expected to get much for Arquimedes Caminero last year. They dealt the right-handed reliever on August 6th...

Jake Brentz Promoted to Altoona Curve

The Pittsburgh Pirates have promoted hard-throwing left-handed pitcher Jake Brentz to the Altoona Curve. Brentz has been pitching for the Bradenton Marauders, representing the...

Previewing the 2017 Pittsburgh Pirates Breakout Prospects

Prospect rankings and evaluations are always a snapshot in time. They are always changing, and while most changes are subtle in the short-term, there...

The Bradenton Marauders Top 10 Features Most of the Pirates Top...

It's difficult to gather a prospect group as talented as the group that will start the year in Bradenton. The Marauders are headlined by...

Pirate City Notes: Keller Learns to Adjust, Brentz Hits 100, Kuhl...

BRADENTON, Fla. - Mitch Keller had a rough start to his outing today, giving up a long triple to Blue Jays prospect Vlad Guerrero...

Instructs Report: Will Craig Moves to First Base, But Not For...

BRADENTON, Fla. - The Fall Instructional League games began today for the Pirates, featuring an intrasquad game between a lot of the lower level...

Neal Huntington Discusses The Trades That Were Finalized This Week

PITTSBURGH - The Pirates completed two of their deadline deals this week, sending two players to be named later in the Ivan Nova deal,...

First Pitch: Where Would Jake Brentz and Pedro Vasquez Rank?

The Pirates haven't had many situations over the last few years where they've brought prospects in to the team via trade. They've had plenty...

Pirates Receive Two Pitchers From the Mariners in Caminero Deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that they have completed the Arquimedes Caminero deal with the Seattle Mariners, acquiring left-handed pitcher Jake Brentz and right-handed pitcher...

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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...