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Rise of the Polancos
It was quiet this morning in the media room at the Swan and Dolphin hotel, as winter meetings business continued apace elsewhere in the giant complex.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Bob Smizik: No news not good news for Pirates
The Pirates will pick their right fielder from this group of four: Jose Tabata, Travis Snider, Jaff Decker, Andrew Lambo.
Philadelphia Phillies: Who Does Domonic Brown Relate To?
Independent of where one stands on this issue, the fact remains that Brown burst out of a disappointing start to his career to have a breakout, all-star season in 2013.
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.
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.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Gregory Polanco, Jameson Taillon top BA's 2014 Pirates top 10 list
There's been a fanpost up about this for the past few days, but now we can all see Baseball America's top 10 list for ourselves .
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Andrew McCutchen wins NL MVP
Andrew McCutchen coasted to victory in the NL MVP race Thursday night, winning 28 of 30 possible first-place votes to easily top Paul Goldschmidt of the Diamondbacks and Yadier Molina of the Cardinals.
Player Profile: Alex Gordon
Sometimes a player is good, not great but good. In those instances if he plays for a big market team everyone knows his name and is happy to roster him on draft day.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Clint Hurdle Manager of Year Award Validates Change of Culture with Pirates
After guiding the Pittsburgh Pirates to the postseason for the first time since 1992, Clint Hurdle was named National League Manager of the Year on Tuesday night by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Pittsburgh Pirates: Marlon Byrd signs with Phillies, Reds to hire Jay Bell
With Marlon Byrd departing to Philadelphia, the search is on for a replacement in the Pittsburgh Pirates' outfield triumvirate to accompany Starling Marte and Andrew McCutchen..
Our Pick: New Pittsburgh Pirates New Hitting Coach
The influence of a hitting coach on Major League hitters is difficult to measure.