Tag: Trevor Williams

Williams: Trevor Williams Shows There Are Cases Where Fastballs Aren’t Evil

Trevor Williams showed on Monday that you don't necessarily need to throw breaking stuff 40% of the time to have success. And yes, it...

Can Trevor Williams Avoid Regression With Soft Contact Skills?

PITTSBURGH — Trevor Williams has been something of an enigma in 2018. If you ask an average fan, Williams might be the Pirates best starting...

How Pirates’ Various Successes Can Feed Off One Another

PITTSBURGH -- Baseball is a team sport, but not necessarily a synergistic one. A batting lineup can run hot or cold, but that has little...

What Do Starting Pitchers Do on Their ‘Off’ Days, Anyway?

Ivan Nova was the Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Tuesday night. Wednesday, he’ll mostly be "a cheerleader." Such is the life of a starting pitcher. Day...

Morning Report: Trevor Williams Will See Regression, But He Can Limit...

Earlier this week I wrote about how the Pirates were looking like legit contenders. That was based on the fact that the team is...

Streaky Pirates Searching For Stopper

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It appears that the 2018 version of the Pittsburgh Pirates are something of a streaky baseball team. The Pirates lost their third...

Trevor Williams is Using His Changeup as an Out Pitch This...

PITTSBURGH — Trevor Williams is off to strong start to his 2018 season, sporting 1.93 ERA after his fourth start of the year on...

Trevor Williams Aiming Higher — Sometimes Literally — in Second MLB...

When discussing Trevor Williams' success as a first-year major-league starting pitcher last summer, Clint Hurdle would often refer to Williams' ability to utilize both...

Pirates Notebook: Can Trevor Williams Be a Strikeout Pitcher?

FT. MYERS, Fla. — Trevor Williams had his most successful outing of the spring on Wednesday, striking out eight Minnesota Twins in 5.1 innings...

Williams: The Pirates Have a Good Rotation, But It Isn’t Yet...

BRADENTON, Fla. - It's probably not a big revelation that pitching wins championships. Last year, the top eight teams in starter ERA made the post-season....

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