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Potential Breakout Pitching Prospects for the Pirates

This is part two of a three-part series on breakout prospects for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Part one was published earlier today. Part three will be published tomorrow. Wilbur Miller already took a look at the potential breakout hitting prospects for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Now we take a look at the pitchers with the same type […]
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Pirates are Allowing Luis Escobar to Play Winter Ball, Plus Notes...

We have some notes out of Colombian winter league baseball, including a top prospect joining the league, another one changing teams and young infielder who is out due to injury. All nine players from Colombia in the Pittsburgh Pirates system are mentioned below. The big news here is that Luis Escobar will be participating in […]
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Bristol Pirates Top Ten Prospects: Tahnaj Thomas Leads a Deep List...

Yesterday we posted the season recap for the Bristol Pirates and noted that the top ten prospects list would be much stronger than normal at this level. The Pirates have sent some solid pitching prospects here in the past, but the real difference this year is the depth of the list. The list below is […]
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Bristol Pirates Season Recap: A Young Pitching Staff and a Playoff...

The Bristol Pirates had a winning record for the first time in six seasons since becoming an affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates. For the fans of Bristol, this season ended a much longer drought. It was their first playoff appearance in 17 years. That might not sound like a huge stretch of time for not […]
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The 21: Sean Brady’s Complete Game Shutout Tops Last Week’s Performances

Every Monday during the minor league season, we take a look at the top performers in the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system, giving scouting reports on the top ten pitchers and top ten hitters from the previous week. The column was originally called Top Performers, then The Twenty. The number 21 obviously has a lot of […]
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An In Depth Look at What Makes the Bristol Starting Rotation...

In our Bristol Season Preview, we mentioned that they had a group of pitchers with high upside. I wanted to take a deeper look at what made their six-man starting rotation such an interesting group. On an off-day yesterday for Bristol, I was able to have a long in depth conversation with their first-year pitching […]
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The 21: Robbie Glendinning Leads a Strong Week Around the Farm...

Every Monday during the minor league season, we take a look at the top performers in the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system, giving scouting reports on the top ten pitchers and top ten hitters from the previous week. The column was originally called Top Performers, then The Twenty. The number 21 obviously has a lot of […]
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Morning Report: A Look Back at the Top Ten Prospects from...

Yesterday we took a look back at the top ten prospects from the 2018 Dominican Summer League Pirates. That list showed that not much has changed with that group over the last ten months. The top three prospects are still clearly the top three now. Only one player who wasn’t on the list would be […]
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Bristol Season Preview: A Pitching Group Loaded with Upside

The Bristol Pirates open their 68-game schedule tonight. The Advanced Rookie League affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates has usually been the team that gets the top prep pitchers drafted during the previous year, but this season had some changes. Second round pick Braxton Ashcraft and 11th round over-slot pick Michael Burrows were moved up to […]
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Season Preview: The Pirates Have a Lot of Potential Upside in...

We have posted season previews for all four full-season affiliates of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Those are linked below. Now it’s time to take a look at the players who are currently at Pirate City taking part in Extended Spring Training. These are the players who are either going to end up in the GCL, at […]
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The 2020 Prospect Guide is Now Available!

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