Tag: Luis Escobar

Winter Leagues: Jose Osuna and Luis Escobar Face Off in Venezuela

Two days worth of action in winter ball, with interesting pitcher/batter match-ups each day. Colombia was busy on Sunday, as all four Pittsburgh Pirates saw...

Winter Leagues: Gage Hinsz Tosses Shutout Ball; Jose Osuna Debuts with...

In Puerto Rico on Wednesday night, Gage Hinsz made his fourth start of the winter and this was his best outing. He tossed six...

Winter Leagues: Thursday Night Starts from Luis Escobar and Gage Hinsz

After just one player from the Pittsburgh Pirates saw winter league action on Wednesday, Thursday saw two starting pitching prospects take the mound and...

Winter Leagues: Luis Escobar Debuts in Venezuela; Tyler Eppler Throws Shutout...

In Venezuela, Luis Escobar made his long anticipated winter debut, which was delayed due to visa issues. Pitching for Aguilas del Zulia, he went...

Winter Leagues: Luis Escobar Joins His Team in Venezuela

There was no winter action for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday this week. On Tuesday night, Pablo Reyes went 1-for-2 with a single and...

Winter Leagues: Luis Escobar Will Play Winter Ball in Venezuela

Right-handed pitcher Luis Escobar will join Aguilas del Zulia of the Venezuela winter league within the next few days. The 22-year-old Escobar is currently...

Pirates are Leading the Way in Amateur Signings Out of Colombia

An article in a Colombian newspaper on Friday talked about how difficult it is for players from that country to make the majors (link...

Bradenton Top Ten: A List Highlighted by Two Potential Breakout Hitters...

We posted the season recap for the 2018 Bradenton Marauders yesterday. Today we look at the top ten prospects from the team. For each of...

The 21: Eduardo Vera Thrives Under Pressure to Earn 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...

Luis Escobar and Yeudy Garcia Suspended Due to Violating Club Policies

The Pittsburgh Pirates have suspended right-handed pitchers Luis Escobar and Yeudy Garcia for violating club policies according to the Altoona Curve. The Curve just...

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A First Look at the Upgraded 2019 Prospect Guide on Cyber...

This year will be the ninth year that we've published our annual Prospect Guide, which profiles every player in the Pittsburgh Pirates' system. The...