Tag: Jim Benedict

Marlins Reportedly Fire Jim Benedict and Marc DelPiano

The Miami Marlins have reportedly fired Marc DelPiano and Jim Benedict, who were both formerly with the Pirates, and signed away by the Marlins...

Morning Report: McCutchen, Taillon and the Marlins

Some notes for a Saturday morning. Be sure to check out the draft article going up later today (might be up already by the...

Trevor Williams Trade Was a Compensation Deal

Jayson Stark is reporting that the Trevor Williams trade between the Marlins and Pirates last month was a compensation deal for the Marlins hiring...

How Can the Pirates Replace Jim Benedict’s Impact When Developing Pitchers?

The year 2010 was a much darker time for Pittsburgh Pirates fans, and the organization as a whole. The team was coming off a...

Marlins Hire Jim Benedict As New VP of Pitching

The Miami Marlins are close to hiring Jim Benedict as their new Vice President of pitching, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN. https://twitter.com/jcrasnick/status/657653478009909248 Obviously this isn't...

First Pitch: Jim Benedict Has Been a Busy Guy in Extended...

I spent a lot of time the last two days covering extended Spring Training, focusing mostly on the upper level guys who only project to...

How Jim Benedict Rebuilt Clayton Richard’s Mechanics Using a Completely Different...

Clayton Richard's story is one that is starting to become a common trend for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Find a pitcher who has shown an...

The Evolution of Jameson Taillon’s Delivery

My first trip to Spring Training came in 2010. It was a quick trip, lasting only two days, with only one day of baseball watching...

First Pitch: The Best Thing That Happened to the Pirates Last...

The big focus this past off-season was on A.J. Burnett. The right-hander played a big role in the Pittsburgh rotation the previous two years,...

Is Bryan Morris a Future Closer For the Pirates?

Follow @NateBarnes_ // Bryan Morris was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates on July 31, 2008 as a part of the deal that sent Jason Bay...

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Site Updates: The Status of Pirates Prospects Being Under Construction

Pirates Prospects has been free for a few weeks now. That will be changing soon. A few months ago, I gave an update about how...