Tag: John Axford

Pirates Outright Chase d’Arnaud, John Axford and Jeanmar Gomez

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that infielder Chase d'Arnaud and pitchers John Axford and Jeanmar Gomez have all been outrighted and all three are...

2014 Recaps: Pirates Showed You Don’t Have to Spend Big to...

For the past few years, the Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired a lot of bounce back candidates in their bullpen, with a lot of those...

Pirates Designate Axford and Gomez For Assignment, Acquire Justin Sellers From...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated pitchers John Axford and Jeanmar Gomez for assignment. In a separate transaction, they acquired 28-year-old infielder Justin Sellers from...

The Pirates Didn’t Make a Big Splash, But Had the Best...

It's no secret that the Pittsburgh Pirates had a weak bullpen. The group collectively combined for a 3.79 xFIP in the first half of...

First Pitch: Pirates Will Need More Than John Axford to Upgrade...

Last night I wrote about the problems that have been plaguing the Pittsburgh Pirates in the bullpen. They've had a lot of guys who...

Pirates Acquire John Axford

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired John Axford, per Ken Rosenthal. https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal/status/500013290245062656 Axford has had some good surface numbers with the Cleveland Indians this year, posting a...

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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...