Tag: Johnny Hellweg

Pirates Release Johnny Hellweg, Who is Headed to Japan

The Pittsburgh Pirates released right-handed pitcher Johnny Hellweg so he can sign in Japan. Hellweg has been pitching for Indianapolis this season, where he...

Winter Leagues: Escobar and Munoz Off to Hot Starts; Granberry Makes...

It's still slow early in the winter season, so we have games from the last two days listed below. If you missed it from...

Winter Leagues: Kang Showing Some Rust; Hellweg Makes His Debut in...

In the Dominican on Sunday night, Jung-Ho Kang made his third start and he is still showing some rust. He went 0-for-4 with two...

Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Right-Handed Pitcher Johnny Hellweg

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed 29-year-old right-handed pitcher Johnny Hellweg according to his independent league team, the New Jersey Jackals. Hellweg pitched briefly in...

Pirates Use Seven-Run Inning, Cole’s Quality Start to Beat Brewers

The Pirates needed to come back from an early deficit to grab their seventh-straight win. Once they did, the Bucs tacked on another. Then...

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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...