Tag: Jameson Taillon
I've been following Jameson Taillon for a long time on this site. So long, in fact, that when I started following his career, the...
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Wednesday afternoon that right-handed pitcher Jameson Taillon will miss the entire 2020 season after undergoing flexor tendon repair surgery yesterday. During the surgery, it was determined that Taillon needed right elbow UCL revision surgery. That’s is more commonly known as Tommy John surgery. The initial surgery would have cost Taillon […]
There are plenty of roster intricacies in the Major League Baseball Rulebook that can be difficult to understand in theory and application: Designated for Assignment, waivers, outright assignment, 25-man roster versus 40-man roster, and service time, just to name a few. These intricacies have consistently interested me, and I always had to rely on sites […]
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 a strong chance to finish above .500, as the team was largely the same as last season and it’s a feat they achieved then. While the club knew about and could […]
It's difficult looking at a pitching leaderboard these days if you follow the Pirates. There are currently 149 pitchers in the majors who have thrown...
Sometime soon, the Pittsburgh Pirates will call up right-handed pitcher Mitch Keller. A lot of signs point to Monday’s doubleheader in Cincinnati being his possible debut, but nothing has been announced yet. Whether he starts that game or not, he’s on the verge of making his highly anticipated debut for the Pirates. With that in […]
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed third baseman Jung Ho Kang on the 10-day injured list with a left side strain. To take his place on the 25-man roster, the Pirates have purchased the contract of IF/OF Jake Elmore from Indianapolis. To make room on the 40-man roster, Jameson Taillon has been transferred from the 10-day […]
Back in January, MLB Network had their countdown show for the top 100 players in the majors right now. It airs every year during a slow time, so we always post an article afterwards. This year there was no article because they didn’t have a single player from the Pittsburgh Pirates on the top 100 […]
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost 10-4 to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday afternoon in Bradenton. It was the spring debut of Jameson Taillon, who was only pitching simulated games before this appearance. Taillon went four innings, allowing three runs on five hits, with no walks and two strikeouts. All five hits were doubles. Jordan Lyles followed […]
On Saturday morning, Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle announced the rotation for the first four games of the regular season. Jameson Taillon will start the season opener on March 26th in Cincinnati. He will be followed by Trevor Williams and Joe Musgrove to wrap up the series with the Reds. When the Pirates play their […]