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McCutchen to appear on Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday
McCutchen's publicist, John Fuller, posted this photo on Instagram, saying "I think we'll have a new #Pirates fan come Wednesday!" Here's what Ellen's website says about Wednesday's show: "They call him 'The Cutch.'
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Gerrit Cole Officially Named BAMF; Average James Loney Scares Me
Gerrit Cole is officially a BAMF. Check out this Grantland article about Trade Values.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
2013 MLB Winter Meetings: 5 Players the Pittsburgh Pirates Shouldn't Touch
The season that the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates had was one to remember. Who can forget that image of Pirates' closer Jason Grilli jumping on catcher Russell Martin after a dramatic play at the plate to end the longest losing streak in North American sports history.
If Ellsbury's worth $22 million a year, what is McCutchen's value?
Every MLB offseason brings a series of contracts in which players seem to be vastly overpaid for their future service based on their past performance.
Fantasy Top 5 for 2014: Pittsburgh Pirates
The Pirates made the playoffs for the first time in 20 years in 2013, and have some players that you want to target on draft day.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Pirates prospect Evan Chambers dies in his sleep at 24
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington had no additional details, but he said in a statement the team was ''shocked'' and ''saddened'' by Chambers' passing.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Pittsburgh Pirates: Fans thankful for MVP Andrew McCutchen
On this day of giving thanks, not only are fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates appreciative of the team's spectacular 2013 season , but in particular for new National League Most Valuable Player Andrew McCutchen .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Deep Left Field
Indians Offseason Target: Garrett Jones
As the Indians continue to build their roster for the 2014 season, Wahoo's on First has been breaking down their potential options into one of three categories - Ugly, Ruggedly Handsome, and Sexy Well, from those three distinctions we can take things a step further.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Pirates Rock Star Andrew McCutchen Cowboys Up at American Music Awards
Andrew McCutchen is the Pittsburgh Pirates rock star and the National League MVP took his show to the American Music Awards.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
St Louis Cardinals: 5 Ways That Yadier Molina Can Win MVP in 2014
There's no question that St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is one of the best, or maybe the best, at his position.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
How the Prince Fielder Trade Will Impact Miguel Cabrera After Back-to-Back MVPs
The Detroit Tigers signed Prince Fielder before the 2012 season hoping to get a dynamic one-two punch in the middle of the order for a long time, with Miguel Cabrera acting as Batman to Fielder's Robin.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Pirates' position players deserve more credit for team's 2013 success
During an interview today, I was asked whether it was surprising that the Pirates won 94 games given that their offense was so underwhelming.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Offseason Free Agent Targets
Sep 13, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen prepares to bat in the on-deck circle against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning at PNC Park.
Spring training | Pirates to open Grapefruit League schedule against Yankees at McKechnie
The team released its spring training schedule Tuesday, announcing it will open the Grapefruit League season at 1:05 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at McKechnie Field against the New York Yankees.
Cabrera repeats as Al MVP; McCutchen wins NL award
All those who marvel at Miguel Cabrera can only wonder what he might've done this year if completely healthy.
Astros to host Civil Rights game
'I felt my face get red and a wave of anger fought to burst out of my pores. I had just been handed my introduction to hazing at the MLB level' - Gabe Kapler.
Optimal Situations for Risky MLB Free Agents to Be 2014 Success Stories
Every offseason, there are a significant number of free agents that come with risks attached.
The Cardboard Connection
Andrew McCutchen Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide
The resurgence of the Pittsburgh Pirates has been led by Andrew McCutchen. His five-tool capabilities, personable demeanor and work ethic quickly made him the face of the franchise and endeared him to the city's championship starved fan base.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Screwball: Where do runs come from?
The object of the game in baseball is to score more runs than the opposition. The question that every team faces during the offseason is how to score more runs, while allowing fewer, in order to become a better team, because over the long haul, teams with superior run differentials win the most games.
Pittsburgh Pirates name Jeff Branson hitting coach
The Pittsburgh Pirates named Jeff Branson hitting coach to replace Jay Bell, who left to join the Cincinnati Reds coaching staff last week.