Tag: Oneil Cruz

Prospect Notes: Tucker, Cruz, Kramer and Sanchez Get Some Praise; Milbrath...

With Baseball Prospectus and Fangraphs each posting their top 100 rankings on Monday (101 for Baseball Prospectus), they followed those articles up with their list...

Winter Leagues: Oneil Cruz and Jerrick Suiter Make Their Winter Debuts

The regular season in the Dominican wrapped up on Thursday night and Oneil Cruz made his winter debut. Cruz was the main piece acquired...

Starling Marte Sees His Winter Season End Early

Starling Marte's Dominican league team, Leones del Escogido, announced on Tuesday afternoon that the Pittsburgh Pirates have shutdown Marte for the winter. Over the...

Instructs Report: More New DSL Pitchers Take the Mound; Hai-Cheng Gong...

BRADENTON - It was strictly rookie-level players on Tuesday as the (slightly) more experienced players went up to Tampa to play the Yankees.  The...

Ten Pittsburgh Pirates Drafted by Winter Ball Teams, Including Alemais, Cruz,...

The Dominican winter league held it's annual rookie draft on Thursday night. The basic idea of the draft is that teams pick players from...

Oneil Cruz Makes a Powerful First Impression After Trade to the...

CHARLESTON, WV - On Friday night after the West Virginia Power game, I was wrapping up an interview with hitting coach Ryan Long. We...

Williams: Pirates Have Another Group of International Prospects Emerging in West...

I normally make two trips per year to West Virginia. The first one comes early in the season, and amounts to regular coverage. The...

Prospect Watch: Big Day for Austin Meadows; Oneil Cruz Makes Debut

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time (Max Moroff),...

James Marvel Promoted to Bradenton, Updates on Oddy Nunez, Oneil Cruz,...

Pirates Prospects has learned that right-handed pitcher James Marvel has been promoted to the Bradenton Marauders. After pitching tonight in West Virginia, Marvel was...

Morning Report: Comparing the Different Prospect Rankings

Both Baseball America and MLB Pipeline rated the prospects included in the deadline deals. Not surprisingly, Oneil Cruz ranked better for Pipeline, who placed...

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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...