Final: Indians 5, Pirates 1 WP: Carlos Carrasco (7-3) LP: Paul Maholm (3-8) Unfortunately (or fortunately, maybe), I was unable to watch a single pitch of this game. I checked the score periodically on my phone throughout the night and things seemed to be going bad once I figured out the Pirates had not gotten
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Rob Biertempfel is reporting that the Pirates have signed their 22nd round pick, Mike Jefferson out of Louisiana Tech. Jefferson, 21, is a left-handed pitcher who went 6-4 with a 3.56 ERA his junior year this past season. He seems to have some control issues as he walked 46 batters in 86 innings. He also
Pirates Prospects is reporting the Pirates have agreed to terms with 21st round draft pick Alex Fuselier. Fuselier, 21, is a center fielder out of Louisiana-Lafayette and is expected to report to State College. He hit .308/.419/.467 his junior year with 4 homers and 14 stolen bases. WTM from Pirates Prospects has this to say
Kristy Robinson first reported that the Pirates have signed 41st round draft pick Jon Schwind today. Schwind, 21, was drafted as a catcher by the Bucs, but has played multiple positions throughout his collegiate career. Pirates Prospects says his signing bonus was $20,000 and that the Pirates will pay for his senior year of college
Final: Indians 5, Pirates 1 WP: Josh Tomlin (8-4) LP: Kevin Correia (8-6) The Pirates’ bats fell silent again tonight, as they dropped the 1st game of the weekend series, thus snapping their 4 game winning streak. Kevin Correia was shaky, but kept the team in the game as he gave up 2 runs (1