Tag: John Pomeroy

Pirates Release Two Minor League Pitchers

The Pittsburgh Pirates released two minor league pitchers on Tuesday, letting go of right-handers Jake Mielock and John Pomeroy. Pomeroy (pictured) was drafted in the...

A Pair of Hard-Throwing Prospects are Progressing in Their Return From...

The Pittsburgh Pirates drafted John Pomeroy in the 13th round of the 2016 draft. At 6'5", 225 pounds, he is a large presence on...

Hard-Throwing 2016 Draft Pick has Tommy John Surgery

Pirates Prospects has learned that right-handed pitcher John Pomeroy had Tommy John surgery and will miss the rest of this season. Pomeroy underwent successful...

Instructs Report: Nice Day for Hughston at the Plate; Valerio Plays...

BRADENTON, Fla. - Wednesday in the Instructional League, the Pirates played another game that was practicing situations. I mentioned it in yesterday's notes, but...

Instructs Notes: First Look at a Hard Throwing Pirates 2016 Draft...

BRADENTON, Fla. - I've been under the weather this weekend, which means I didn't get a chance to go to instructs yesterday, and I'm...

Morning Report: A Closer Look at Some Late Round Draft Picks

Our draft tracker has been updated with some bonuses from after the 11th round that might sound a little surprising, since later round pick...

2016 Bristol Pirates Season Preview and Top 10 Prospects

The Pirates added an additional rookie level team in Bristol before the 2014 season, essentially replacing their second DSL team (which went away that...

2016 West Virginia Black Bears Season Preview and Top 10 Prospects

The West Virginia Black Bears (referred to from here on out as Morgantown, to avoid confusion with the West Virginia Power) began their 2016...

Draft Rumors: Some Late Round Picks have Indicated They Will Sign

After the second day of the draft concluded, we heard that most of the first 11 pick by the Pittsburgh Pirates intended to sign....

Morning Report: Pirates Took Some Late Round Draft Picks with Upside

Last year after the draft was done, I pointed out some possible late round sleepers. It's tough to find any Major League talent after...

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