Francisco Liriano Wins Much Deserved National League Comeback Player of the Year
To be the favorite to win Comeback Player of the Year is surely a bit bittersweet. Nonetheless, Pittsburgh Pirates lefty Francisco Liriano was declared the winner today of the Sporting News National League Comeback Player of the Year award. Liriano [...]
Pittsburgh Pirates’ Lack of Offseason Movement Shouldn’t Shock Anyone
At a time when MLB teams are wheeling and dealing, the Pittsburgh Pirates remain dormant. They might make some mediocre minor league or backup position player moves, but when it comes to the marquee moves like Carlos Beltran to the New [...]
Pittsburgh Pirates Are Amongst Several Teams Interested In David Price
Rumors are saying that the Pittsburgh Pirates are among several teams interested in acquiring David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays. Passan also lists some other potential suitors to be the Los Angeles Dodgers, Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers and “others”. The Pirates have more than enough trade pieces to [...]
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Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Team Interested In Mike Napoli?
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Pittsburgh Pirates view Mike Napoli as the “perfect fit at first base”. However, Cafardo also notes that it is unlikely that the Pirates will be willing to pay enough to sign [...]
What Are Arbitration-Eligible Pittsburgh Pirates Projected To Earn in 2014?
The guys over at MLBTradeRumors.com do a great job with their salary projections for arbitration-eligible players. The projected salaries I am going to use in this piece are all from their site, and I am simply going to give my [...]
Should Pittsburgh Pirates Target Oakland Athletics Shortstop Jed Lowrie?
The Pittsburgh Pirates and Oakland Athletics are two small market teams that have fought the good fight against the large market teams for quite some time with varying success; could the two teams agree on a trade that helps both [...]
Pittsburgh Pirates Can’t Compete In This Free Agent Market
As we all know, the Pittsburgh Pirates aren’t going to give out any big-time contracts to superstar free agents; it just isn’t possible with their market size. That’s fine though, that is just how it works in MLB; the large [...]
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Josh Johnson On The Radar?
The Pittsburgh Pirates were rumored last week to be making calls on “high-upside” starting pitchers, and it appears Josh Johnson was one of them. Johnson apparently told the San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres that he would prefer to [...]
Successful Awards Season Can Help the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Offseason Moves
The 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates had an amazing season. The Pirates and their fans saw the longest losing streak in North American history finally come to an end. The fans of the Pirates also saw their team play games and win [...]