Pirates’ Opening Day Roster Prediction: March 1st

March has arrived, meaning an actual baseball game will be played on the last day of this month. Here’s a guess at how the roster…

Gerrit Cole could get sent down? Unfortunate, but true

Before Gerrit Cole had ever thrown a pitch in Major League Baseball, the common conclusion among Pirates fans was that when he finally arrived in…

Opening Day Roster Comparison: 2012 vs. 2013

After a long spring of various injuries and positional battles, the Pirates are finally headed north to start the 2013 season. The 25-man roster is set with a bit of a different…

Pirates set roster with final cuts

Here are today’s roster moves… – OF Alex Presley – Optioned to Class AAA Indianapolis – RHP Kyle McPherson – Optioned to Class AAA Indianapolis…

Bucs beat O’s in walk-off fashion

Jeff Locke started with the ball against the Orioles today at McKechnie. Locke faced 18 batters over 3.1 innings, and allowed a whopping eight hits. Baltimore…

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…

Bill James 2013 Projections: Pirates Pitchers

Last week, we took a look Bill James’ projections for some of the Pirates’ offensive players. Here’s how the Bucs’ pitchers are predicted to perform…