Tag: Matt Nevarez

Pirates Release Three Players, Including Hard-Throwing Reliever

The Pittsburgh Pirates have released three minor league players, including a 2013 draft pick and two out of independent ball. Matt Nevarez is the most...

Minors Notes: An Over-Slot Prep Pitcher Showing Promise Now That He’s...

At the end of the 2014 season, things looked bad for right-handed pitcher Jake Burnette's future. He was a member of that strong 2011...

Will One of These Pirates Minor League Pitchers Be the Next...

By now you probably know that John Holdzkom rose from independent ball last year and made it to the majors. It was one of the...

Pirate City Notes: Heredia in Good Shape, Surgery For Castro, Nevarez...

I spent today at Pirate City getting photos and watching some of the minor league workouts. I also was able to talk to several...

Winter Leagues: Sebastian Valle Collects Three Hits, Harold Ramirez Named to...

In Mexico on Saturday, Sebastian Valle went 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI. When the Pirates signed him three weeks ago, he had...

Winter Leagues: Tony Sanchez Sent Home From Dominican, Stolmy Pimentel Gets...

Monday was a very slow day for winter league action. There were only two games on the schedule and one Pittsburgh Pirates player saw...

Winter Leagues: Big Game From Tito Polo, Nate Baker Headed to...

In Colombia on Wednesday night, Tito Polo had a huge hand in his team's 8-7 victory. In the first inning, he walked and scored...

Winter Leagues: Elias Diaz Starts in Venezuela, Joely Rodriguez Will Play...

In Venezuela tonight, Elias Diaz made his winter debut for Bravos de Margarita. He caught and had a tough night at the plate, going...

Winter Leagues: Two Pirates Players Make Their Winter Debut

In the Dominican on Wednesday night, Tony Sanchez caught his second game. He went 0-for-3 at the plate. In his debut on Tuesday, he...

Winter Leagues: Update on Alen Hanson, More Hitting From Mel Rojas...

We got an update on Alen Hanson's injured right hand, which isn't much, but that can be considered good news. Hanson will return to...

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Site Updates: The Pirates Prospects Player Pages Are a Useful Resource

This is just a reminder that we have a resource here that you may find useful from time to time.  We have pages for...