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This off-season we posted numerous player features, with the focus being on new players for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who weren’t ranked among our top 50 prospects. Those higher rated players received extended reports in our 2019 Prospect Guide. The feature articles allow fans to get an up close look of players they might not be […]
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Shendrik Apostel Gives the Pirates a Prospect with Huge Power Potential

Back in July of 2015, the Pittsburgh Pirates signed a 16-year-old third baseman from Curacao named Sherten Apostel for a $200,000 bonus, making him one of their top signings in a year where they had one of the smallest international bonus pools in baseball. At 6’4″, 200 pounds, he had a big frame that started […]
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The 21: The Two Apostels Put on a Hitting Display Last...

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 until last year when we changed it to The Twenty. The […]
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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign the Younger Brother of Prospect Sherten Apostel

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed 17-year-old first baseman Shendrik Apostel, who is the younger brother of prospect Sherten Apostel. The younger Apostel is a big kid, who has had some success in international competition, including the 2012 Little League World Series. At the time of the LLWS, when he was 12 years old, he already […]
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