Tag: Kevin Kramer

Kevin Kramer Out 4-6 Months Due to Hip Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that infielder Kevin Kramer underwent right hip surgery last week and he should return to full baseball activities in 4-6...

Breaking Down the Pirates’ 2019 Year-End Payroll

With the season behind us, it’s finally time to look at where the payroll ended up for 2019. I’ve been tracking it since Day 1...

Upcoming Pittsburgh Pirates 40-Man Roster Decisions

The Pirates have a roster crunch coming up fast. Sure, it’s fair to question whether it matters much or not, given the excess fat permeating...

Pirates Recall Kevin Kramer

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that they have recalled infielder Kevin Kramer from Indianapolis. With Jason Martin now out for the season, a spot opened...

Minor Moves: Blake Cederlind Promoted to Indianapolis; Kevin Kramer Returns from...

The Indianapolis Indians announced on Thursday afternoon that right-handed pitcher Blake Cederlind has joined their bullpen from Altoona. They also activated infielder Kevin Kramer...

The 21: Bristol’s Fernando Villegas Hits His Way to Player of...

Every Monday during the minor league season, we take a look at the top performers in the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system, giving scouting reports...

Examining Optional Assignments and the Pirates

There are plenty of roster intricacies in the Major League Baseball Rulebook that can be difficult to understand in theory and application: Designated for...

Pirates Option Kevin Kramer to Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates reinstated right-handed pitcher Trevor Williams, who was placed on the paternity list on Saturday. To make room for him on the...

Pirates Recall Kevin Kramer; Option Montana DuRapau

The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled infielder Kevin Kramer prior to Sunday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers. To make room on the active roster, right-handed pitcher...

Injury Impact to the Pirates’ Payroll

It’s no secret—injuries have significantly derailed the Pirates’ season. Many weren’t overly hopeful about the team’s chances this year, but many predicted at least...

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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...