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Rum Bunter Jun 23, 2017

Pittsburgh Pirates: Other 2017 Draft Signings So Far

Yesterday we wrote about the Pittsburgh Pirates coming to terms with number 42 overall pick Steven Jennings and number 72 overall pick Connor Uselton.  Here are some of the other notable signings so far from the draft. The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed their top four draft picks already.  This includes number 12 overall Shane Baz, […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Other 2017 Draft Signings So Far - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Beaver County Times Jun 23, 2017
Pirates perspective: Although Neal Huntington's contract is due to expire at season's end, he's still managing for the long haul

Pirates perspective: Although Neal Huntington's contract is due to expire at season's end, he's still managing for the long haul

Neal Huntington has navigated one of the toughest seasons he’s faced since becoming the Pirates' general manager in 2007. He's managed to do so without looking like someone that’s managing for his job.
Game Blog: Back from Memphis, Grichuk gets start in left field

Game Blog: Back from Memphis, Grichuk gets start in left field

Randal Grichuk is back from AAA-Memphis and starting in left field for the Cardinals' series finale against the Pirates on Sunday. Pitcher Mike Mayers was also called up from Memphis.
Game Blog: Cardinals snatch 2-0 lead in second

Game Blog: Cardinals snatch 2-0 lead in second

After being called up from AAA-Memphis to replace the injured Dexter Fowler, Randal Grichuk will start in left for the Cardinals' series finale against the Pirates. Follow along for live updates throughout the game.
Game Blog: Pirates beat up Leake in third, take 3-2 lead

Game Blog: Pirates beat up Leake in third, take 3-2 lead

After being called up from AAA-Memphis to replace the injured Dexter Fowler, Randal Grichuk will start in left for the Cardinals' series finale against the Pirates. Follow along for live updates throughout the game.
Newark Star-Ledger 12 hours ago
MLB trade rumors: Pirates' Gerrit Cole to Yankees? Ex-GM offers plan for title-caliber rotation

MLB trade rumors: Pirates' Gerrit Cole to Yankees? Ex-GM offers plan for title-caliber rotation

Former major league general manager Jim Bowden thinks the Yankees should trade for Gerrit Cole this summer.
MLB Trade Rumors Jun 25, 2017

Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Pirates, Orioles, Cards, A’s, Mets, Jays

This week in baseball blogs: Pirates Breakdown explores the possibility of the Bucs adding another arm by the trade deadline. Camden Depot names the Orioles’ top five trade chips. Notes From The Sally lists the top 25 prospects in the South Atlantic League at the midpoint of the season. The Redbird Daily examines Cardinals center…
MLB Trade Rumors 23 hours ago

Trade Rumblings: Pirates, Hechavarria, Gyorko, Harvey

Since the Pirates plan to contend in 2018, they could pursue a “soft sell” at the deadline rather than unload major pieces, Fangraphs’ Travis Sawchik writes.  This would mean keeping big names like Andrew McCutchen or Gerrit Cole unless they receive offers too good to ignore, while perhaps being open to moving the likes of…
Bleed Cubbie Blue 14 hours ago
MLB Bullets has a lot to talk about

MLB Bullets has a lot to talk about

A look ahead to the trade deadline. Ichiro sets another record. A retired veteran hits one more home run. Happy Monday. Here are some fuzzy bunnies to enjoy. Photo by Chris McGrath/ As we get closer to the trade deadline, it is becoming clearer who will and who won’t be available on the trade market. But Jerry Crasnick notes that the Cardinals are in the uncomfortable position of being sellers. He does think that the Cards should bite the bullet and sell, however. Travis Sawchik thinks the Pirates should be “soft” sellers, trading away more around the margins...
MLB Trade Rumors 11 hours ago

Taking Inventory: Miami Marlins

This is the 10th entry in MLBTR’s Taking Inventory Series. Click for entries on the White Sox, Royals, Phillies, Pirates, Giants, Padres, Reds, Braves and Tigers. While the Marlins have played better of late, they face an uphill climb just to get to within striking distance of postseason contention. The signs point to moving some veteran assets,…
Viva El Birdos 10 hours ago
Cardinals Future Payroll Situation

Cardinals Future Payroll Situation

A look at future payroll before the trading deadline Cardinals managed to win one of three games against the Pirates after taking two of three from the Phillies pushing further along the question of what the Cardinals will do at the trade deadline. They haven’t made any forward progress to be certain, but they also sit just five games out of first place against a team that doesn’t look to have staying power. The Cardinals haven’t been playing well, but they aren’t out of it. We don’t know if the Cardinals will be buyers or sellers, but their payroll situation should change in...
Viva El Birdos 10 hours ago
Weekend Farm Report: Jack Flaherty rattled, Matt Pearce throws solid outing, Magneuris Sierra rakes

Weekend Farm Report: Jack Flaherty rattled, Matt Pearce throws solid outing, Magneuris Sierra rakes

Looking back on the weekend of farm action Prior to Sunday night’s series finale with the Pittsburgh Pirates at Busch Stadium, the Cardinals made a trio of roster moves, including recalling outfielder Randal Grichuk, who had been in the minors since early June. Right-hander Mike Mayers was also recalled, accommodating the placements of Dexter Fowler (heel spur) and Kevin Siegrist (spine) on the 10-day disabled list. The third move was a first-time promotion, as Luke Voit’s contract was purchased; Chad Huffman was optioned to Triple-A. Grichuk/Mayers/Voit to St. Louis, Huffman to...

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