Tag: Ryan Vogelsong

The Plan of Going to the Bullpen Early Didn’t Work For...

PITTSBURGH - The Pirates had a very public plan heading into the season with their bullpen. They had a lot of relievers in the...

First Pitch: The Pirates Correct Their Biggest Off-Season Mistake

BRADENTON, Fla. - I've never been in the group that thinks the Pirates are heading for a down year in 2016. True, they're probably...

Juan Nicasio Wins a Rotation Spot, Ryan Vogelsong Moved to the...

BRADENTON, Fla. - After today's game, Pirates' manager Clint Hurdle announced that Juan Nicasio will be a member of the rotation this year, with...

Pirates Notes: Joyce Makes the Team, Locke Makes the Rotation, Hughes...

BRADENTON, Fla. - The Pirates made seven more cuts from big league camp today, trimming their roster to 35 active players in camp. The...

The Mystery Surrounding the Ryan Vogelsong Reclamation Project

BRADENTON, Fla. - Every year it seems like Ray Searage gets a bigger challenge with his reclamation projects. Francisco Liriano had injury and control...

Juan Nicasio is Officially Competing With Locke and Vogelsong For a...

BRADENTON, Fla. - All throughout the off-season, it looked like the Pirates would carry a rotation that included Jeff Locke and Ryan Vogelsong in...

Pirates Notes: Vogelsong, Melancon, and Watson Pitch at Pirate City

BRADENTON, Fla. - Ryan Vogelsong threw 80 pitches in five innings of work on Sunday in a minor league game. In the outing he...

Pirates Notes: Good Signs From Bell, Niese and Vogelsong Debut, Emrick...

BRADENTON, Fl. - Josh Bell has been criticized about his glove work at first base since the beginning of last year. If today is...

First Pitch: Breaking Down the Situation That is Ryan Vogelsong in...

I wasn't following the situation closely, but today's Doug Fister signing by the Astros might have been the first time I heard Doug Fister's name...

16 Boom or Bust Pirates Who Could Make a Difference in...

It's kind of become a New Year's Eve tradition for me to write about the boom or bust players who could make a difference for the...

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