Tag: Wilbur Cooper

Card of the Day: 1920 W516 Wilbur Cooper

During the 1920's, there were some great looking baseball cards produced. There was also a group of cards now categorized as strip cards, which...

This Date in Pirates History: August 25

Today in Pittsburgh Pirates history, we have two transactions of note, including one that brought the franchise it's all-time winningest pitcher. We also have...

This Date in Pirates History: May 31

Just two former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date and no major transactions, so it is a light day for Pirates history. In...

Pirates Pitchers with Strange Records

Every now and then, while doing the player bios for the "This Date" articles, I will find a pitcher who has a record one...

Pirates Pitchers Leading the League in Unenviable Stats

While talking to Tim today about Daniel Cabrera I noticed that Cabrera had at one point(or more in a couple cases) led the league...

The Pirates 200 Win Club

If you read the This Date article from today, you would've saw the story about Wilbur Cooper, the only pitcher in the history of...

This Date in Pirates History: February 24

Five former Pittsburgh Pirates players were born on this date. One of them being Honus Wagner, the greatest shortstop in baseball history and in...

This Date in Pirates History: October 27

Born on this date in 1922 was one of the greatest sluggers in baseball history, Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Ralph Kiner. The Pirates signed Kiner...

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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...