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Apathy on Federal St: Growing disconnect between Pittsburgh Pirates and fans on display at Piratesfest - Pirates Breakdown

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 09:28

Pirates Breakdown

Apathy on Federal St: Growing disconnect between Pittsburgh Pirates and fans on display at Piratesfest
Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates brass had to know they would be in for a long day. Piratesfest, the club's annual fan-festival meant to give fans a taste of baseball during the cold winter and to drive season ticket sales, was sure to be a live wire of fan ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 prospects you should know - Minor League Ball (blog)

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 09:04

Minor League Ball (blog)

Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 prospects you should know
Minor League Ball (blog)
Between Double and Triple-A, Luplow slashed .302/.381/.527 with 22 doubles and 23 home runs. His power is almost all pull, but he generates a lot of it on his fly ball power. What's impressive is that Luplow seems to understand the strike zone. He's ...

Pirates don't expect Jung Ho Kang back in 2018 - FanRag Sports (blog)

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 22:16

FanRag Sports (blog)

Pirates don't expect Jung Ho Kang back in 2018
FanRag Sports (blog)
After spending time at both shortstop and third base during the 2015 and 2016 seasons, Jung Ho Kang did not play for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2017 due to his inability to obtain a work visa after being arrested on DUI charges for the third time in ...
Pirates GM not expecting to get Jung Ho Kang backLarry Brown Sports
Piratesfest tidbitsBucs Dugout

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Like many fans, Sean Rodriguez has some critiques of the Pirates front office - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 20:51

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Like many fans, Sean Rodriguez has some critiques of the Pirates front office
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Following on Coonelly's remarks, Huntington said, “Sport owners don't get to be sport owners by losing huge sums of money in their businesses year in and year out. Most every other owner that you wish would come into Pittsburgh would operate the way ...
Pirates notebook: Neal Huntington addresses Andrew McCutchen's futureTribune-Review
Pirates don't expect Jung Ho Kang back in 2018FanRag Sports (blog)
Piratesfest tidbitsBucs Dugout

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Rivero aiming to sign long-term deal with Bucs - MLB.com

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 18:12

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Rivero aiming to sign long-term deal with Bucs
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PITTSBURGH -- Pirates closer Felipe Rivero says he lets his sister, Priscilla, handle most of his offseason business. She could be busy next week. Rivero said his agent at Magnus Sports will speak with the Pirates front office on Monday at the Winter ...
Felipe Rivero is open to a long-term deal with the PiratesPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Highlights from Ask Pirates Management: Andrew McCutchen, Gerrit Cole, payroll - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 17:22

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Highlights from Ask Pirates Management: Andrew McCutchen, Gerrit Cole, payroll
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Most every other owner that you wish would come into Pittsburgh would operate the way that we are operating now. “If we operate as a business, and that's hard for fans to hear because you want to operate it with Monopoly money, but if we operate it as ...
Pirates notebook: Neal Huntington addresses Andrew McCutchen's futureTribune-Review
McCutchen's status a hot topic at PiratesFestMLB.com
Pirates don't expect Jung Ho Kang back in 2018FanRag Sports (blog)
Bucs Dugout
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What should the Pirates do with Steven Brault? - Rum Bunter

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 17:09

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What should the Pirates do with Steven Brault?
Rum Bunter
When Steven Brault was acquired from the Baltimore Orioles in February of 2015 he became one of the Pittsburgh Pirates' top left-handed pitching prospects. Since then, all Brault has done is continue to shoot up the Pirates' Minor League ranks. This ...

Pittsburgh Pirates 2018 Prospect Watch: Domingo Robles - Rum Bunter

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 14:08

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Pittsburgh Pirates 2018 Prospect Watch: Domingo Robles
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates are not known for developing left-handed starting pitchers. Over recent memory, the only lefties they have really brought through the system are Jeff Locke and Steven Brault. Furthermore, both those players were brought in ...

PUP NIGHTS AT PNC PARK - MLB.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 16:20

PUP NIGHTS AT PNC PARK
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I agree, for Myself, any Minor Child accompanying me to the Event, and all of our respective heirs, legatees, executors, administrators, successors and assigns, or anyone acting on our behalf ("Releasors"), to forever waive, release, and discharge ...

PAINT PARTIES WITH PAINT MONKEY - MLB.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 16:20

PAINT PARTIES WITH PAINT MONKEY
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Enjoy a pre-game painting session (canvases are pre-sketched) on the Miller Lite Rooftop followed by a Pirates Game. Collect both paintings to create your own masterpiece! Gates open 90 minutes before scheduled game time. Class begins on the Miller ...

FAITH NIGHT - MLB.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 16:20

FAITH NIGHT
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Following the game, you'll relocate to sections 1-13 and 101-115* along the first base line to hear manager Clint Hurdle and your favorite Pirates players and coaches share their personal experiences with how their faith has impacted both their lives ...

Pittsburgh Pirates free agent target profile: Eduardo Nunez - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 15:29

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates free agent target profile: Eduardo Nunez
Pirates Breakdown
The hot stove is still very cool this winter, especially where the Pittsburgh Pirates are concerned, but the Bucs need to find an upgrade at third base. Jung Ho Kang simply can't be counted on and the organization needs to move on. The in-house ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates players spend time at South Shore Senior Living Community - YourErie

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 13:16

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Pittsburgh Pirates players spend time at South Shore Senior Living Community
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Members of the Pittsburgh Pirates made their way into the area. Pirates Infielder Josh Bell, Pitcher Tyler Glasnow and others arrived in Erie as part of the pirates annual 'Care-a-Van' event. The players hosted Bingo and shared a visit with the elderly ...

Winter Meetings history on Pirates' side - MLB.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:59

Winter Meetings history on Pirates' side
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PITTSBURGH -- As they often remind us, the Pirates will never set out to "win the winter." Their budget prohibits splashy free-agent signings, and they rarely find themselves in the middle of blockbuster trades in the offseason. But next week's Winter ...

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Winter Meetings history on Pirates' side - MLB.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:59

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Winter Meetings history on Pirates' side
MLB.com
PITTSBURGH -- As they often remind us, the Pirates will never set out to "win the winter." Their budget prohibits splashy free-agent signings, and they rarely find themselves in the middle of blockbuster trades in the offseason. But next week's Winter ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates free agent target profile: Jaime Garcia - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 11:56

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates free agent target profile: Jaime Garcia
Pirates Breakdown
The hot stove is still very cool this winter, especially where the Pittsburgh Pirates are concerned, but the Bucs do find themselves linked to a left-handed starting pitcher. According to Juan Manuel Moreno of La Prensa in Mexico, the Pirates are ...

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Blue Jays: The time to trade for Andrew McCutchen is now - Jays Journal

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 09:04

Jays Journal

Blue Jays: The time to trade for Andrew McCutchen is now
Jays Journal
In 2016, he had his worst season as a Pirate with a 0.6 fWAR. A lot of that can be attributed to a nagging injury from the majority of the season, and when he finally got healthy he finished that season strongly. In 2017, he bounced back to a 3.7 fWAR ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Strong Interest in Pitcher Jaime Garcia - Rum Bunter

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 06:31

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Strong Interest in Pitcher Jaime Garcia
Rum Bunter
Rumors: The Pittsburgh Pirates did not have a left hander in their rotation in the 2017 season. That could change this offseason as they have reported interest in a left-handed starter. The Pittsburgh Pirates need to upgrade their team for the 2018 ...

Pittsburgh Pirates sign two players to Minor League deals - Rum Bunter

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 20:20

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates sign two players to Minor League deals
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed a pair of players to Minor League contracts. These two players are outfielder Todd Cunningham and right-handed pitcher Richard Rodriguez. Both players also earned an invite to Spring Training. 28-year-old Todd ...

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Bucs ink two players to Minor League deals - MLB.com

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 19:00

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Bucs ink two players to Minor League deals
MLB.com
PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates announced a pair of Minor League free-agent deals on Thursday, officially agreeing to sign outfielder Todd Cunningham and right-hander Richard Rodriguez. Both players were invited to big league Spring Training camp, and both ...
Pittsburgh Pirates sign two players to Minor League dealsRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates Announce Two Minor League Signings with Spring Training InvitesPirates Prospects (press release) (blog)

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