Tag: Mel Rojas Jr.

Mel Rojas Jr. Traded to Atlanta Braves

The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded Mel Rojas Jr. to the Atlanta Braves for cash. Rojas was recently dropped from the Indianapolis roster and wasn't...

Winter Leagues: News, Notes and Recaps From the Last Week

A recap of the past week for Pittsburgh Pirates in winter ball, plus some news and notes at the bottom. Saturday In the Dominican, Mel Rojas...

Winter Leagues: Playoffs Begin in the Dominican

In Venezuela on Sunday, Elias Diaz went 3-for-4 with three singles, a run scored and an RBI during his team's 6-0 win. He is...

Winter Leagues: Elias Diaz Shines on Defense While Struggling at the...

Only two Pirates' players saw action on Monday, so we combine the last two days into one article. The schedule is very light for...

Winter Leagues: Sam Kennelly Shows Versatility and Improvements This Winter

On Friday in Venezuela, Jose Osuna continued to play while awaiting his appeal hearing for his six game suspension. He went 1-for-5 with a...

Winter Leagues: Rojas Saves Game With Defense, Rondon Makes Debut

In Venezuela, Jose Osuna appealed his six game suspension and was able to play on Wednesday night. He went 1-for-4 with his 13th double....

Winter Leagues: Luis Heredia Looks Good After Two Week Layoff

The Dominican League had off on the weekend from regular games, so they could hold their All-Star game on Sunday. Mel Rojas Jr. was...

Winter Leagues: Tito Polo Homers Twice, Ramirez Stays Hot

In Colombia, Tito Polo hit his first two homers of the winter, continuing his strong off-season. On Thursday night, he went 1-for-3 with a...

Winter Leagues: Elias Diaz is Shutting Down the Running Game in...

In the Dominican on Wednesday, Alen Hanson had his third straight 0-for-3 game. Prior to this mini slump, he was on a 7-for-12 stretch....

Winter Leagues: Mel Rojas Jr. Leads the Dominican League in Homers

Just one game in the Dominican on Thursday night, but it produced one of the strangest stats of the off-season. Mel Rojas Jr. hit...

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