Tag: Luis Escobar

Pirates are Allowing Luis Escobar to Play Winter Ball, Plus Notes...

We have some notes out of Colombian winter league baseball, including a top prospect joining the league, another one changing teams and young infielder...

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 Alex McRae; Luis Escobar Optioned to Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates have added right-handed pitcher Alex McRae to the 25-man roster ahead of Thursday's afternoon game against the St Louis Cardinals. To...

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...

The Book On Luis Escobar

Pitching prospect Luis Escobar joined the Pittsburgh Pirates today, so now it's time for another one of our "Book On" articles, which tells you...

Pirates Recall Dario Agrazal, Luis Escobar and Montana DuRapau

Prior to Saturday's game, the Pittsburgh Pirates added three pitchers to their staff, calling up right-handers Dario Agrazal, Luis Escobar and Montana DuRapau. Trevor...

The 21: Pedro Vasquez is on a Hot Streak

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

The 21: Two Strong Starts by Nicholas Economos Earns Him Player...

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

Seven Bradenton Marauders Named to Florida State League All-Star Game

The Florida State League announced the All-Star selections for their June 15th All-Star game. The Bradenton Marauders had seven players selected. Outfielders Travis Swaggerty and...

Minor Moves: Luis Escobar Promoted to Indianapolis; Six Other Pitchers on...

It was reported by Jon Heyman last night that right-handed pitcher Montana DuRapau will be promoted to the Pittsburgh Pirates today. Right-handed pitcher Clay...

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