Taillon, Sands among Bucs’ first cuts

Taillon, Sands among Bucs’ first cuts

The Pirates have finally made their first roster moves of the spring, announcing that eleven players will be headed back to minor league camp. Jameson…

Don’t dig too deep into Spring Training stats

It’s not just training time for the players; writers, bloggers, and baseball fans everywhere are preparing for the highly anticipated months of spring, summer, and early…

Pirates acquire three; Russell Martin on radar?

Neal Huntington and his staff shuffled the roster a bit today by acquiring three players. First, they picked up RHP Zach Stewart from the Boston…

Season in Pictures: May 2012

May 2nd, 2012 A.J. Burnett walks off the mound after allowing 12 runs in just 2.2 innings against the St. Louis Cardinals. The Bucs got…

Burnett gets Bucs back to .500

Tonight’s rubber match between the Pirates and Reds featured a pitching matchup of A.J. Burnett and Johnny Cueto, and it was another low scoring game….

Spring Training Update: Week 3

Sunday, March 4 – Saturday, March 10 Sunday 3-4 – The Pirates fell to the Blue Jays, 8-5, on Sunday afternoon. Erik Bedard took the mound at McKechnie…