Tag: Jake McCarthy

2018 Draft Preview: Pirates Have Tenth Pick in a Strong Draft...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have the tenth overall draft pick in the 2018 amateur draft. It’s their highest draft pick since they took Austin Meadows with the ninth overall pick in 2013. Back in November, the Pirates received the highest Competitive Balance pick in the draft. While every draft is important, the placement of these picks […]
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Morning Report: Some Possible Late Round Sleeper Picks

While doing the player pages for the new draft picks this year, I ended up writing just over half of the pages from day three. So today I wanted to look at some interesting players from that group. If you missed it from last night, we are already hearing rumors about draft picks signing, or […]
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Rounds 21-25: A Future Backup Catcher in the 24th Round?

The Pirates took a few more prep players in rounds 21-25, including Jake McCarthy, who is the younger brother of Joe McCarthy. His older brother was taken by the Rays with pick number 148 but connected to the Pirates at one point. Also, after taking nine pitchers in a row, they went back to position players with […]
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