Tag: Nik Turley

Breaking Down the Pirates’ 2020 Opening Day Payroll

We finally made it. The season has started, and even though it won’t look the same, baseball—at least some—will be played in 2020. With baseball...

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...

Minor League Notes: Travis MacGregor is Progressing Well from Tommy John...

After receiving updates on Chad Kuhl and Edgar Santana on Thursday, we checked in on 21-year-old right-hander Travis MacGregor. All three had Tommy John...

Nik Turley Sent Outright to Indianapolis; Update on Edgar Santana

The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed left-handed pitcher Nik Turley from the Minnesota Twins in November of 2017, but a suspension and injury kept him from...

Pirates Place Nik Turley on 60-Day Disabled List

Left-handed pitcher Nik Turley has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. Turley was a waiver pickup by the Pittsburgh Pirates back in November...

Left-Handed Pitcher Nik Turley Suspended 80 Games

According to Adam Berry from MLB.com, left-handed pitcher Nik Turley has been suspended for 80 games, which will begin at the start of the...

Winter Leagues: Two Hits for Jerrick Suiter on Friday; Nik Turley...

We have winter league results from the last two days here and Saturday was just two players of note as three leagues took off...

Winter Leagues: Jerrick Suiter is Headed to Mexico

Monday was a slow day for games around winter ball, but we have some news from Mexico and a pair of Pirate pitchers faced-off...

Winter Leagues: Third Start for Nik Turley; First Game for Vielma...

In Venezuela, Jose Osuna went 1-for-4 with a single and two strikeouts. He played right field for the first time this winter. All of...

Winter Leagues: Nik Turley Throws Five Shutout Innings

From the Dominican Republic on Sunday, Starling Marte went 2-for-5 with his second double and second triple of the winter. He also scored two...

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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...