Tag: John Bormann

Minor Moves: Calvin Mitchell and Jin-De Jhang to the Disabled List;...

The West Virginia Power made some roster moves on Sunday, including one that was delayed from earlier in the week. Outfielder Calvin Mitchell was placed...

The 2018 Bradenton Marauders are Led By Pitching, With Luis Escobar...

The weakest team in the Pirates' system this year, as far as full-season teams, will be the Bradenton Marauders. The prospect depth at the...

Jacob Stallings Optioned to Indianapolis; Brandon Cumpton Promoted to Triple-A

The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned catcher Jacob Stallings to Indianapolis today. He was recalled yesterday as the 26th man for the game in Williamsport, but...

Minor Moves: Meadows and Ngoepe to DL; Vieaux Promoted to Bradenton

The Pittsburgh Pirates have promoted left-handed starting pitcher Cam Vieaux from the West Virginia Power to the Bradenton Marauders. Vieaux was elected to the...

What It’s Like to Spend One Day in the Majors

BRADENTON, Fla. - So many things had to go right for John Bormann to make his MLB debut with his first at-bat this past...

Pirates Send Catcher John Bormann Outright to Bradenton

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Wednesday afternoon that catcher John Bormann has cleared waivers and he has been sent outright to Bradenton. The move...

Pirates Recall Elias Diaz; Option John Bormann to Bradenton

The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled catcher Elias Diaz from Indianapolis. To make room on the active roster, they have optioned catcher John Bormann to...

Morning Report: Catchers with Unlikely Paths to the Major Leagues

The call-up of John Bormann by the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday made me think of two things right away. The New York Mets adding...

“I never thought I would be the ‘anything can happen.'”

MIAMI - John Bormann woke up this morning ready to make a commuter trip to Port Charlotte. He boarded the 9:00 bus from Bradenton...

Pirates Option Danny Ortiz to Indianapolis; Add Catcher John Bormann to...

The Pittsburgh Pirates have added catcher John Bormann to the Major League roster and optioned outfielder Danny Ortiz to Indianapolis. Ortiz made his Major...

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