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MLB spring training 2018: Three things on the Pirates' to-do list - Sporting News

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 13:42

Sporting News

MLB spring training 2018: Three things on the Pirates' to-do list
Sporting News
Because the Pirates have such a young roster, finding the right mix could take some time. Now that McCutchen is gone, first baseman Josh Bell is probably the best hitter in the lineup — but even he's just 25 years old and struck out 117 times in 549 ...
Who will shine in Spring Training for the 2018 Pirates?Pirates Breakdown

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2018 Pirates positional preview: Catcher - Bucs Dugout

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:56

Bucs Dugout

2018 Pirates positional preview: Catcher
Bucs Dugout
It's 70 degrees in Pittsburgh today. The sky is blue, the birds are chirping, and, if one is able to ignore that 70-degree February days should be an unnatural occurrence along the rustbelt, it feels like spring. The Pirates are also gearing up for ...

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2018 Pittsburgh Pirates Top 20 Prospects: Number 19 Overall - Rum Bunter

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:40

Rum Bunter

2018 Pittsburgh Pirates Top 20 Prospects: Number 19 Overall
Rum Bunter
With February more than halfway over, we have started to rank the Top 20 prospects in the Pittsburgh Pirates system. Here is number 19. Over the years, the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system was considered one of the best farm systems in baseball. However ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call- Bob Nutting said what? - Pirates Breakdown

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:53

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call- Bob Nutting said what?
Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates owner Bob Nutting spoke to the team yesterday in Bradenton and his comments will add more fuel to the fire for a fan base that wants to see him out.

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AP source: Nats, Benoit agree in principle for $1M, 1 year - Boston Herald

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:28

Boston Herald

AP source: Nats, Benoit agree in principle for $1M, 1 year
Boston Herald
He has spent time with eight teams in the majors, including eight years with the Texas Rangers, three with the Detroit Tigers and, most recently, a brief stint at the end of last season with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He began the year with the ...
Nationals sign reliever Joaquin BenoitFOX43.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates Mailbag: February 20, 2018 - Rum Bunter

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:01

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Mailbag: February 20, 2018
Rum Bunter
For the Pittsburgh Pirates, Spring Training 2018 is now in full swing. After pitchers and catchers held their first workout last Wednesday, yesterday the team had their first full squad workout at Pirate City in Bradenton. With the first full week of ...

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Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 19 News And Notes - CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:23

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 19 News And Notes
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
BRADENTON, Florida (93-7 THE FAN) – A bandage has been ripped off, and now the wounds of a difficult off-season and the words of some veteran presences in the clubhouse can start to scab over and heal, as baseball is once again the focus for the ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training News & Notes: February 18Rum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call- Freese, Harrison sound offPirates Breakdown
Josh Harrison wants to win, no matter what team he's playing onWTAE Pittsburgh
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Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training News & Notes: February 19 - Rum Bunter

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:24

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training News & Notes: February 19
Rum Bunter
Well, Musgrove's spring is off to a bit of a bumpy start as right-shoulder discomfort caused him to miss throwing a live bullpen session on Sunday. However, Musgrove does not seem concerned about his shoulder. “I probably could have stuck it out and ...
We all complain about traffic. Even these MLB players spending the spring in BradentonBradenton Herald
Musgrove sees opportunity with trade to PiratesFOXSports.com

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We all complain about traffic. Even these MLB players spending the spring in Bradenton - Bradenton Herald

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 15:53

Bradenton Herald

We all complain about traffic. Even these MLB players spending the spring in Bradenton
Bradenton Herald
For the next six weeks, the Pittsburgh Pirates will occupy Bradenton's Pirate City and LECOM Park during spring training as they prepare for the 2018 season. And like everyone else in Manatee County, the players have to deal with the same major ...

Orioles sign left-handed-hitting outfielder Alex Presley - Baltimore Sun - Baltimore Sun (blog)

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:42

Baltimore Sun (blog)

Orioles sign left-handed-hitting outfielder Alex Presley - Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Sun (blog)
The Orioles, seeking a left-handed hitting outfielder, signed Alex Presley to a minor league deal with a big league camp invitation.

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Bucs host diversity event in honor of Roberts - MLB.com

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:21

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Bucs host diversity event in honor of Roberts
MLB.com
Earlier this month, the Pirates gave a select group of students from colleges in the Pittsburgh area an opportunity to gain insight into professional baseball and interact with the team's hiring managers at a function called "Curt Roberts: Step Up to ...

Pirates pitcher Joe Musgrove has right shoulder discomfort - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 08:21

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates pitcher Joe Musgrove has right shoulder discomfort
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
BRADENTON, Fla. — Joe Musgrove is not concerned about the right shoulder discomfort that kept him from throwing live batting practice Sunday. “Coming into camp they said if there were any issues that popped up, be sure you let us know, and I did ...
Musgrove sees opportunity with trade to PiratesWashington Post
More on MusgroveBucs Dugout
Joe Musgrove Experienced Right Shoulder Discomfort on SundayPirates Prospects (press release) (blog)

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Pirates' Diaz discusses mother's kidnapping ordeal - The Seattle Times

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 01:51

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Pirates' Diaz discusses mother's kidnapping ordeal
The Seattle Times
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — It was hard for Elias Diaz to explain exactly what went through his mind when he found out his mother had been kidnapped. The Pittsburgh Pirates catcher certainly remembers how it felt when she was rescued. “No one really ...
Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 18 News And NotesCBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
Pirates' Diaz on mother's kidnapping: 'Nobody really prepares themselves for something like that'Gwinnett Prep Sports

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Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 18 News And Notes - CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 20:35

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 18 News And Notes
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 18 News And Notes. By Chris Mack February 18, 2018 at 8:32 pm. Filed Under:Baseball, Clint Hurdle, Elias Diaz, Jordan Milbrath, Josh Harrison, Kyle Crick, MLB, Neal Huntington, Pittsburgh Pirates, Ray Searage, Spring ...
Pirates' Diaz discusses mother's kidnapping ordealThe Seattle Times
Pirates' Diaz on mother's kidnapping: 'Nobody really prepares themselves for something like that'Gwinnett Prep Sports

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