Tag: Vince Deyzel

What It’s Like Growing Up Playing Baseball in South Africa

When Gift Ngoepe played his first game for the Pittsburgh Pirates on April 26th this year, he became the first player from the entire...

Morning Report: Catching Up with the Young Pirates from South Africa

I talked to 18-year-old, right-handed pitcher Vince Deyzel after yesterday's game. He is one of two players from South Africa on the GCL Pirates....

Pirates Sign Gift Ngoepe’s Younger Brother

According to Baseball America, the Pittsburgh Pirates have signed the younger brother of infielder Gift Ngoepe, who has been in the organization since 2008....

Morning Report: Lower Level Injury Updates, and Jeff Locke’s Dubious Team...

If you missed the Tommy John surgery article from yesterday, it showed that the Pirates have been hit harder with the injury than any...

Pirates Sign 17-Year-Old Pitcher From South Africa

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed 17-year-old right-handed pitcher Vince Deyzel out of South Africa. He is listed at 6'2", 180 pounds and just celebrated...

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The 2020 Prospect Guide is Now Available!

Pirates Prospects took the leap to being my full-time job at the end of the 2010 season, all thanks to the release of our...