Tag: James Marvel

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...

Pirates’ Service Time Implications After Deal

What better to think about while the world is burning down around us than MLB Service Time, right? Honestly, I was looking forward to...

Pirates Make First Six Cuts of Spring Training

The Pittsburgh Pirates made their first cuts of Spring Training on Monday morning and all six players are right-handed pitchers. They optioned JT Brubaker,...

First Pitch: Rule 5 Draft Preview

The Rule 5 Draft takes place today at 12 PM EST (9 AM local time in San Diego) at the Winter Meetings. The Pittsburgh...

James Marvel is the Pirates Prospects 2019 Pitcher of the Year

Coming into 2019, James Marvel had the upside of a Major League middle reliever. The 2015 36th round pick slowly worked his way up...

Altoona Top Ten Prospects: A Solid Group at the Top, Followed...

Yesterday we took a look at the season recap for the Altoona Curve. They were a below .500 club, that was short on top...

Pirates Name James Marvel and Mason Martin Their Minor League Pitcher...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced their minor league Pitcher and Player of the Year awards, giving the honors to James Marvel and Mason Martin,...

The Book on James Marvel

In the 2015 draft, the Pittsburgh Pirates selected 21-year-old right-handed pitcher James Marvel in the 36th round out of Duke. They were picking up...

Pirates Add James Marvel to Active Roster

The Pittsburgh Pirates added 25-year-old right-handed pitcher James Marvel to the active roster ahead of Sunday's game. To make room on the 40-man roster,...

An Early Look at an Estimated 2020 Payroll

Once any realistic hopes are gone for playoff contention, there’s not much left to look forward to in sports, especially if a team falls...

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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...