Tag: Michael Feliz

What Could the Pirates’ Taxi Squad Look Like?

When I first started writing this, I felt safe in saying that there would at least be some kind of baseball season, mostly because...

Players on the Pirates 40-Man Roster Who are Out of Options

The Pittsburgh Pirates have off on Wednesday, at least from a Major League Spring Training game. There is/was a sim game going on today,...

The Final Roster Spots and the Endowment Effect

I am constantly watching over the roster, and one of the main aspects I’ve been keeping my eye on this offseason is how the...

Pirates Avoid Arbitration with All Eight Eligible Players

Today is the deadline for teams and players to submit arbitration figures. We'll be hearing news on the contract status of eight players on...

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...

An Early Look at an Estimated 2020 Payroll

Once any realistic hopes are gone for playoff contention, there’s not much left to look forward to in sports, especially if a team falls...

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...

Corey Dickerson and Jung Ho Kang Return; Tucker Optioned to Indianapolis...

The Pittsburgh Pirates made some changes prior to Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, including the returns of left fielder Corey Dickerson and third...

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...

Pirates Make Five Roster Moves, Adding Rookie Davis and Dovydas Neverauskas...

The Pittsburgh Pirates made five roster moves prior to Saturday's game with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Right-handed pitchers Rookie Davis and Dovydas Neverauskas have...

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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...