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Winter Leagues: Recap of All 24 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Played Winter...

A total of 24 current Pittsburgh Pirates played winter ball this off-season, ranging from Randy Romero, who won the Dominican Summer League MVP award, to Major League players Richard Rodriguez, Erik Gonzalez and Pablo Reyes. Here’s a brief summary of the winter performance for each player. I’ve grouped them by leagues and noted the approximate […]
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Winter Leagues: Luis Escobar Returns to Action; Rough Night for Pirates...

In Australia, Robbie Glendinning’s team played a doubleheader. They scored nine runs in the first inning of game one for a 9-1 win, while Glendinning played second base and had an 0-for-3 game. He didn’t do any better in game two at shortstop, going 0-for-5 with a run scored and an error. He’s hitting .320/.397/.544 […]
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Winter Leagues: Richard Rodriguez Continues His Shutout Streak; Chris Sharpe Returns...

All of the winter leagues were off 2-3 days for New Year’s Day, so there was a lull in the reports. The Dominican league started back up on Thursday with Socrates Brito in action for Tigres del Licey. He went 1-for-5 with two runs scored in his team’s 10-4 win. On Friday, Brito went 0-for-4. […]
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Winter Leagues: Robbie Glendinning Wraps Up Week Six in Australia as...

In Australia on Monday, Robbie Glendinning went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs. Through the first six weeks of play this winter, he is hitting .352/.427/.604 in 24 games, with eight doubles and five homers. Glendinning ranks fifth in the league in OPS, sixth in average, eighth in OBP, fifth in slugging, first in […]
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Winter Leagues: Playoff Action from the Last Two Days

We have late results from Friday night and Saturday results from the Colombian league playoffs. Francisco Acuna went 2-for-6 with two runs scored and an RBI on Friday night. He followed that up with a 1-for-3 night on Saturday, in which he walked once. Acuna through six playoff games is 6-for-24 with a double and […]
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Winter Leagues: Francisco Acuna Finishes Up a Strong Regular Season in...

In Australia on Saturday, Ji-Hwan Bae went 1-for-4 with two walks and two stolen bases. He is hitting .286/.403/.467 in 18 games this winter, with six stolen bases in six attempts. He has committed four errors, though all of them came in the same game. Robbie Glendinning had a doubleheader on Saturday. He went 1-for-3 […]
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Winter Leagues: Updates on the New Players

Two days of action here for Pittsburgh Pirates playing in winter ball, plus winter ball updates on new minor league signings. On Monday in the Dominican, Richard Rodriguez (pictured above) made his fifth straight scoreless appearance. All told, he has thrown five shutout innings on two hits and one walk, with four strikeouts. Hector Noesi […]
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Winter Leagues: Robbie Glendinning Belts His Fourth Home Run

A few results from late Thursday, along with all of Friday’s action for Pittsburgh Pirates in winter ball. In Mexico, Randy Romero was used as a pinch-runner, then finished the game in left field. It was his sixth straight game without a plate appearance. He is hitting .185/.214/.222 in 24 games. In Colombia, Luis Escobar […]
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Winter Leagues: Francisco Acuna Continues His Strong Winter

Some late results from Pittsburgh Pirates in winter ball on Tuesday night, along with all of Wednesday’s action. In Colombia on Tuesday, Francisco Acuna went 3-for-4 with a double and two stolen bases. He is now hitting .358/.464/.403 in 22 games, with a 9-for-9 record in stolen bases. After a rough outing on Monday night, […]
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Winter Leagues: A Look at the Pirates in the Dominican at...

Only three Pittsburgh Pirates saw action in winter ball and nothing of note happened, so I took a look at the results from the Pirates in the Dominican, where they held their All-Star game over the weekend. In Colombia, Francisco Acuna batted lead-off and played shortstop, going 1-for-5 with a single. He’s hitting .333/.440/.367 in […]
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