Tag: Joe Blanton

A History of Pirates’ Payroll Change at the Trade Deadline

Leading up to the Trade Deadline, the hope of many fans wanting to see the Pirates buying from just a few weeks ago had...

J.A. Happ Projected to Get Paid in FanGraphs Crowd Sourced Contract...

FanGraphs released their top 82 free agents today, ranked by crowd sourced contracts. The exercise is entertaining at the start of each off-season, giving...

First Pitch: Could Pirates See Royals-Like Success With Best Bullpen in...

The Pirates lost to Madison Bumgarner and the Giants again tonight, although unlike last year's Wild Card game, this time they were able to...

How Joe Blanton Went From Being Retired to One of the...

PITTSBURGH -- Pirates' General Manager Neal Huntington and his staff seem to know what they are doing when they acquire a pitcher. When the Pirates’ acquired...

Pirates’ Offense Continues to Pick-Up Starting Rotation in Win Over Arizona

PITTSBURGH -- For much of the 2015 season, it has been the Pirates’ pitching staff that has carried the load while the offense sporadically...

Pirates Designate Vance Worley For Assignment

The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated Vance Worley for assignment to create a spot on the active roster for newly acquired Joe Blanton. So essentially,...

First Pitch: Glasnow Getting the Cole Treatment, 2016 Prospects, Blanton Analysis

I've got to admit, I was very surprised to hear that Tyler Glasnow was getting promoted to Triple-A. It's not that he didn't deserve...

Pirates Acquire Joe Blanton From Royals

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-handed veteran pitcher Joe Blanton from the Kansas City Royals for cash considerations. He has made 11 relief appearances...

Exploring the Arsenal – Joe Blanton

Exploring the Arsenal will run prior to each game, providing you with a brief scouting report on the starting pitcher expected to oppose the...

Exploring the Arsenal – Joe Blanton

Exploring the Arsenal will run prior to each game, providing you with a brief scouting report on the starting pitcher expected to oppose the...

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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...