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Kevin Newman Eager to Start His Career With the Pirates

Kevin Newman wanted to play as soon as possible. That's why the No. 19-overall pick signed a deal a week after the Pittsburgh Pirates drafted...

Pirates Focus on Hitting with Runners in Scoring Position Hasn’t Paid...

The Pittsburgh Pirates and Minnesota Twins needed 13 innings to decide their game Wednesday night and the Twins took home a 4-3 win on...

Hitting with Runners in Scoring Position Next Step for Pirates Offense

Andrew McCutchen stepped to the plate in the fourth inning of last Friday’s game and promptly fell behind in the count 0-2. Milwaukee right-hander...

X-rays Negative on Marte’s Hand

Pirates leftfielder Starling Marte exited Wednesday's 4-3 victory against the Chicago Cubs in the fifth inning after he was hit by a pitch in...

Sunday Notebook: Sanchez, Kang and Unfair Expectations

Division of labor in Indianapolis It's no secret Tony Sanchez's inevitable demotion to Triple-A Indianapolis once Chris Stewart returned from the disabled list would cause...

Injury Updates: Charlie Morton and Jameson Taillon

Pittsburgh Pirates right-handers Charlie Morton and Jameson Taillon both began the regular season in extended Spring Training after the rest of the organization broke camp last...

The Pirates Solved Jimmy Nelson’s Curveball in the Second Matchup

Jimmy Nelson shut the Pirates down in Milwaukee on April 11th. He scattered only two hits and two walks over seven innings while striking...

Take a Quick Tour Through the Pirates’ New Spring Training Clubhouse

The Pittsburgh Pirates unveiled a new clubhouse at McKechnie Field today. The clubhouse is 22,500 square feet, and includes a strength and conditioning room,...

Projecting the 2015 Pittsburgh Pirates as a 90 Win Team

In each of the last two years, whenever the ZiPS projections came out, I did a separate article using those projections to get an...

The ‘Stubborn’ Approach That Has the Pirates Leading the NL in...

Follow @NateBarnes_ // Follow @pirateprospects When the Pittsburgh Pirates began the 2014 season, an offensive approach touting the importance of on-base percentage was emphasized after the...
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The MLB draft has always been the biggest event for this site. That seems like a pretty obvious thing for a site called Pirates...