Getting to know Jerry Sands

Getting to know Jerry Sands

Full Name: Gerald Robert Sands Age: 25 Born: September 28th, 1987 Positions: OF/1B Bats: Right Throws: Right Height: 6′ 4″ Weight: 225 lb. Jerry Sands…

Pirates ship Hanrahan, Holt up to Boston

Pirates ship Hanrahan, Holt up to Boston

Over the past few weeks, numerous rumors floated around Major League Baseball regarding a possible Joel Hanrahan trade. Those rumors slowly became a reality on Saturday…

2012 in Review: Infield

Solid play – both offensively and defensively – led to a dependable core of Bucco infielders. The top seven infielders in 2012: Games AVG HR…

Heredia, Spikes finish season strong

The State College Spikes, short-season A-ball affiliate of the Pirates, concluded their season on Wednesday night. One of the organization’s top pitching prospects, 18 year…

Player Profile: Brock Holt

Brock Holt -  Age: 24 – Height: 5’10″ – Weight: 170 – Bats: Left – Throws: Right – College: Rice Honors/Awards – 2009 NYP All-Star…

Locke, Wilson among September call-ups

[tweet https://twitter.com/Pirates/status/241951374248648704] The Pirates have recalled their first batch of September call-ups. Of the five players brought up, three have seen action this season (Jeff Locke,…