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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3 hours ago
Offensive jolt comes from a couple of unlikely sources in Pirates' series-clinching win over Rockies

Offensive jolt comes from a couple of unlikely sources in Pirates' series-clinching win over Rockies

Jack Suwinski and Josh VanMeter hit three-run home runs as the Pirates rolled past the Rockies, 10-5, on Wednesday.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 9 hours ago
Analysis: Important to dig a little deeper on Ben Cherington's recent comments on Pirates' progress

Analysis: Important to dig a little deeper on Ben Cherington's recent comments on Pirates' progress

Fan frustration and something the Pirates general manager didn’t say — but should have — warranted a bit of a clarification on Tuesday.
Rum Bunter 13 hours ago

Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects Who Could Be Next to Get the Call

The Pittsburgh Pirates have made a handful of notable promotions this week, but who is the next prospect to get a call to the majors? The Pittsburgh Pirates had an active week in getting players to the Major Leagues. On Sunday, they purchased the contract of right-handed reliever Yerry De Los Santos. On Tuesday, they […] Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects Who Could Be Next to Get the Call - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Rum Bunter May 24, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates: Pushing for Promotions, Martin and Cruz Go Yard

The Pittsburgh Pirates are seeing two of their top power prospects put together really strong months.  It might be time to promote them. Things should just improve for the Pittsburgh Pirates as time goes on.  The team has recently called up Roansy Contreras and Yerry De Los Santos, both whom are pitchers.  So when does […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Pushing for Promotions, Martin and Cruz Go Yard - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Source: Pirates promoting Cal Mitchell from Class AAA Indianapolis

Source: Pirates promoting Cal Mitchell from Class AAA Indianapolis

According to a source, the Pirates are promoting outfielder Cal Mitchell from Class AAA Indianapolis.
Rum Bunter May 24, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates: Cody Bolton Putting Together Strong Bounce Back Season

Pittsburgh Pirates pitching prospect Cody Bolton had a lot of questions to answer this year, and so far he’s done well after missing two season. Arguably the most significant question mark in the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system going into the 2022 campaign was right-hander Cody Bolton. Bolton had essentially missed the last two seasons because […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Cody Bolton Putting Together Strong Bounce Back Season - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Rum Bunter May 23, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates: Another Strong JT Brubaker Start in 2-1 Victory

Despite struggling mightily with runners in scoring position the Pittsburgh Pirates were able to defeat the Colorado Rockies on Monday night Monday night the Pittsburgh Pirates welcomed old friend Chad Kuhl and the Colorado Rockies to PNC Park for game one of a three-game series. Kuhl was looking to build upon a strong start to […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Another Strong JT Brubaker Start in 2-1 Victory - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Yoshi Tsutsugo's speed, JT Brubaker's arm help Pirates grind out 2-1 victory over Rockies

Yoshi Tsutsugo's speed, JT Brubaker's arm help Pirates grind out 2-1 victory over Rockies

The Pirates used a strong start by JT Brubaker, three hits from Ke’Bryan Hayes and Yoshi Tsutsugo’s legs to slip by the Rockies.
Roberto Perez eager to get healthy, possibly return to Pirates in 2023

Roberto Perez eager to get healthy, possibly return to Pirates in 2023

Roberto Perez is done for the season but said he will be around the Pirates and hopes to return and play for them next season.
Rum Bunter May 23, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates: Three Underrated Prospects Who Deserve A Promotion

These three Pittsburgh Pirates prospects are underrated and are deserving of a move to the next level of the minor leagues. The Pittsburgh Pirates minor league system is filled to the brim with high-end talent. You have guys atop the prospect lists like Roansy Contreras, Henry Davis, Nick Gonzales, and Quinn Priester. Then you have […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Three Underrated Prospects Who Deserve A Promotion - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Rum Bunter May 23, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates: Debating if They Gave Up Too Soon on Chad Kuhl

Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Chad Kuhl is off to a hot start in Colorado, but did the Bucs give up on him too early? I wrote an article on departed Pittsburgh Pirates players that left during the 2021-2022 off-season but left out Chad Kuhl by accident, so think of this as a make-up for that. […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Debating if They Gave Up Too Soon on Chad Kuhl - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Rum Bunter May 22, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects: Matt Gorski Keeps Raking & More

2019 second-round pick Matt Gorski continues to rake at High-A, Oneil Cruz goes yard again and more in Sunday’s Pittsburgh Pirates minor league roundup Folks, it’s time. It’s time for two of the best hitters that the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians have to join the Pittsburgh Pirates. These two hitters are shortstop Oneil Cruz and first […] Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects: Matt Gorski Keeps Raking & More - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Sources: Pirates promoting Roansy Contreras, Yerry De Los Santos

Sources: Pirates promoting Roansy Contreras, Yerry De Los Santos

The Pirates are promoting a pair of pitchers, including Roansy Contreras, sources confirmed to the Post-Gazette on Sunday.
Rum Bunter May 22, 2022

REPORT: Pittsburgh Pirates Set to Promote Roansy Contreras, Yerry De Los Santos

According to Héctor Gómez the Pittsburgh Pirates are set to promote top pitching prospects Roansy Contreras, and it appears this is not the only pitching promotion that is coming The Pittsburgh Pirates are in dire need of pitching help. Their pitching staff, especially the starting rotation, has been one of the worst in baseball this […] REPORT: Pittsburgh Pirates Set to Promote Roansy Contreras, Yerry De Los Santos - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Rum Bunter May 22, 2022

Pittsburgh Pirates Swept By St. Louis Cardinals as Woeful Play Continues

Following a terrible weekend series at PNC Park against the St. Louis Cardinals the Pittsburgh Pirates are now a season worst 8 games under .500 at 16-24 It was a long, rough weekend for the Pittsburgh Pirates at home. Hell, it would not be a stretch to call it an embarrassing weekend for the Pirates. […] Pittsburgh Pirates Swept By St. Louis Cardinals as Woeful Play Continues - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - Pittsburgh Pirates News, Rumors, and Fan Community

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