If you missed it, and I’m sure you have not, the Pirates made it official today that Andrew Lambo would be joining the club in time for the start of this week’s series against the St. Louis Cardinals. We all know the breakout season Lambo has had this year and when you couple that with
The #Pirates officially select the contract of Andrew Lambo and option OF Alex Presley to @indyindians — Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) August 13, 2013 After a breakout season in both Double-A Altoona and Triple-A Indianapolis, the Pirates have officially called up OF Andrew Lambo. Alex Presley will be optioned to make room for him. Lambo,
Tonight, I was glad to be asked back for Episode Two of Pirates Roundtable that was set up by James Santelli over at Pirates Prospects. Joining James, along with myself, was Ed Giles of Inclemente Weather. We also had a surprise visit by Greg Brown(!) and David Manel of Bucs Dugout joined us for a
Final: Pirates 10, Brewers 3 (box) WP: Gerrit Cole (4-0, 3.70 ERA) LP: Johnny Hellweg (0-1, 27.00 ERA) SV: Ryan Reid (1, 1.00 ERA) I guess we will start with Gerrit Cole. He seemed like he was going to be in for a long day after allowing six of the first seven batters to reach
I was honored today to be one of the guests on the first episode of Pirates Roundtable hosted by James Santelli of Pirates Prospects. I was joined by Brian McElhinny from Raise the Jolly Roger, Cory Weibel from Three Rivers Burgh Blog, Pat Lackey of Where Have You Gone, Andy Van Slyke? and Tom Bragg,
Final: Pirates 9, Mariners 2 (box) WP: Jeff Locke (7-1, 2.06 ERA) LP: Joe Saunders (5-8, 4.98 ERA) Jeff Locke was excellent once again as he gave up just two runs over seven innings. His 2.06 ERA is now tied with Clayton Kershaw for second best in the National League behind only Matt Harvey (2.05).