Monday Morning Links 6/30/14

Monday Morning Links 6/30/14

Some notes on this last day of June… – With 82 games in the books, the Bucs are more than 50% of the way through the…

Breaking Down the Grilli – Frieri Trade

Breaking Down the Grilli – Frieri Trade

It came out of nowhere, but the Pirates officially parted ways with Jason Grilli on Friday: The #Pirates have acquired RHP Ernesto Frieri from the…

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/21/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/21/14

- Jordy Mercer knocked his fifth home run of 2014 on Friday afternoon — fourth of June. He’s hitting .306 with an .852 OPS since breaking…

Saturday Stat Sheet 5/31/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 5/31/14

- Ike Davis, 2-for-4 with a 450-foot bomb last night, has been on fire recently: .346/.430/.481 in his last 27 games. In the last calendar…

4/21-4/27 Week Recap

Yuck.  What an awful week for the Pirates.  Between the nonexistent offense, injuries, and brutal losses, it’s been a rough stretch for the Bucs. In…

In 39 Days…

Jason Grilli (39) days until Opening Day… Grilled Cheese excelled in his first year as Pirates closer, collecting 33 saves in 35 opportunities. In 50…

Multiple Pirates entering crucial contract years

Whether or not the contract phenomenon is actually true, you’d hope that the Pirates who fall into the category have great years in 2014 (even…

Top 15 Most Memorable Pirates Moments of 2013

For young fans like us, 2013 was the best season of Pirates baseball we have ever witnessed. It was what we’ve been waiting for our…

Video: Pirates Bullpen Shark Tank Highlights 2013

Some Bucco bullpen highlights featuring Jason Grilli, Mark Melancon, Justin Wilson, and Tony Watson to help get you through the offseason. Enjoy: Seven weeks until…

Who will get bumped out of the Bucco bullpen?

With PirateFest behind us, the next baseball date to look forward to is February 13th – the day pitchers & catchers will report to spring…

2014 Pirates Steamer Projections: Pitchers

Yesterday, we looked at the Pirates’ hitting projections for 2014 from Steamer. Now, here are the pitching projections from the same system… W L ERA…

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