Tag: Nick Mears

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...

Nick Mears Reassigned to Minor League Camp

The Pittsburgh Pirates made one more cut on Tuesday morning, after going through two rounds of cuts on Monday. Right-handed pitcher Nick Mears has...

AFL Season Recap: Pirates Results Highlighted by Strong Season from Jared...

The Pittsburgh Pirates sent seven players to the Arizona Fall League this year to play for the Peoria Javelinas. They got some strong results...

AFL Recap: Javelinas Lose Their Final Night Game of the Fall...

In the final night game of the Arizona Fall League season, the Peoria Javelinas were at home taking on the Glendale Desert Dogs. Two...

AFL Recap: Nick Mears and Blake Cederlind Have Been Tough to...

The Peoria Javelinas came into Saturday afternoon with a 12-11 record, sitting four games back in the standings with six games left on the...

AFL Recap: Four Pirates See Action as Peoria Drops Another Game...

The Peoria Javelinas took on the first place Surprise Saguaros for a second straight night on Tuesday. They went into the game with an...

AFL Recap: Jared Oliva Participates in Fall-Stars Game

The Arizona Fall League Fall-Stars Game took place on Saturday night. The Pittsburgh Pirates were represented by outfielder prospect Jared Oliva, who started in...

AFL Recap: Nick Mears Continues to Pitch Well in Arizona

The Peoria Javelinas took on the Glendale Desert Dogs on Thursday afternoon. They held a 2-1 lead going into the ninth inning, but a...

AFL Recap: Jared Oliva Just Misses Cycle in Peoria Victory

The Peoria Javelinas took on Salt River on Saturday afternoon on the road. Two Pittsburgh Pirates were in the starting lineup, while another two...

AFL Recap: Oneil Cruz Collects Two Hits in Peoria Victory

The Peoria Javelinas moved to 6-5 on the season with a 3-1 win over the Surprise Saguaros on Tuesday night. Three Pirates saw action...

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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...