Want to secure the first pick in the 2020 NFL draft and Joe Burrow via trade with the Cincinnati Bengals? Better be ready to give up more than three first-round picks. It almost sounds ridiculous — but not as ridiculous as the Bengals giving up a chance at the best quarterback prospect since Andrew Luck who happens to be a hometown kid so they can settle for another passer and extra unknown picks elsewhere.
Posted: March 29, 2020, 12:54 pm
For just the fourth time in history, baseball’s Opening Day has been delayed. It was postponed three times before during labor disputes. But Thursday’s Opening Day was canceled because of the coronavirus.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 7:45 pm
RBIs y un OPS de . para acompañar a un WAR total de toda su carrera de 41,7, siempre según Baseball Reference. Kendall vistió la camiseta de los Pirates durante los nueve primeros años de su carrera y terminó con un promedio de bateo de .
Posted: March 26, 2020, 3:00 pm
Major League Baseball is considering skipping its amateur draft this year and putting off the next international signing period as a way to preserve cash while games are affected by the new coronavirus, people familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press. Talks between management and the players’ association are ongoing and include the contentious issue of major league service time, which determines eligibility for free agency and salary arbitration.
Posted: March 25, 2020, 11:40 am
The Pittsburgh Pirates were the next team to step up to the plate during the coronavirus pandemic. On Monday night, the team announced that players bought 400 pizzas and pasta for medical staff at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. We might not be in Pittsburgh, and we don’t have the opportunity to play in front of our fans and for all of us to be up in the city that’s kind of become a second home to us and that’s treated us so well,” Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon said in a statement.
Posted: March 24, 2020, 12:43 pm
Players from the Pittsburgh Pirates delivered pizzas to Allegheny General Hospital on Monday.
Posted: March 24, 2020, 6:48 am
If he’s not the greatest catcher in Pittsburgh Pirates franchise history, he’s ranked no lower than No. behind Jason Kendall. But an argument could be made that Manny is No.
Posted: March 23, 2020, 12:37 pm
While it is certainly a positive sign for the future of the Pirates pitching, only two of those pitchers are 22-years old or older with number two overall prospect Mitch Keller being 23-years old and 17th ranked prospect Travis McGregor being 22-years of age. Number six ranked prospect Quinn Priester and 11th ranked Brennan Malone are both 19-years old. Number seven ranked prospect Tahnaj Thomas, 16th ranked Michael Burrows, and 25th ranked Noe Toribio are all 20-years of age.
Posted: March 22, 2020, 8:44 pm
Amid these crazy times, the Pittsburgh Pirates made some cuts yesterday optioning seven players to AAA. The likes of Cole Tucker, Ke’Bryan Hayes, Jason Martin, Edgar Santana, Geoff Hartlieb, Yacksel Rios, and Sam Howard will not be making the trip to Pittsburgh for the start of the regular season. when that time comes.
Posted: March 21, 2020, 6:30 pm
Yet, like the rest of baseball and the sports world, Shelton is on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic. Major League Baseball suspended spring training March 12. The regular season won’t start until at least until mid-May and that seems like an optimistic timeframe.
Posted: March 20, 2020, 2:49 am
Colin Moran En este caso, Colin Moran apunta a ser uno de los casos más polémicos de esta lista, pues según las proyecciones, es uno de los jugadores que más va a mejorar sus prestaciones en este 2020, aumentando un 0,4 en términos de WAR. Lo cierto es que no es muy difícil, pensarán algunos, tras el discreto rendimiento que ofreció en el pasado año.
Posted: March 19, 2020, 7:28 pm
Without further ado, let’s dive into the last bit of Bucco baseball we had before spring training came to an abrupt close… On the field… Nick Burdi was an unstoppable force The right-handed flamethrower has surrendered one run in 4.2 innings pitched this spring, coming on a solo home run. Opponents are averaging just . against him; he’s only given up three base hits thus far and just one walk.
Posted: March 18, 2020, 7:46 pm
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced Tuesday that the team has committed $1 million to help PNC Park employees affected by the delay to the start of the MLB season. The MLB pushed back opening day to mid-May at the earliest, in accordance with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned after federal officials said Sunday that they recommend all in-perso…
Posted: March 17, 2020, 8:24 pm
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Pirates are donating $1 million to PNC Park employees for games missed during the MLB season hiatus due to the coronavirus outbreak. ESPN’s Jeff Passan said every MLB team is donating $1 million to workers and will send out specific details about the funds it plans to distribute in the near future. No timeline was released on when things could be put into motion.
Posted: March 17, 2020, 4:27 pm
Stallings had grown up going to church every Sunday and considered himself religious at the time, but the mere mention of the book – essentially an examination of the evidence around Jesus – sparked something in the Pirates catcher. “It changed my life,” Stallings said. “That was kind of like my light switch.”
Posted: March 16, 2020, 10:01 am