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Pittsburgh Pirates: Spring Training Injuries Creating Trade Possibilities

Spring Training injuries are starting to happen which could open a trade opportunity for the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Pittsburgh Pirates dealt most of the veteran talent on their roster this offseason. Josh Bell, Joe Musgrove and Jameson Taillon were all traded throughout this past winter for large prospect hauls. In total, they got 11 prospects […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Spring Training Injuries Creating Trade Possibilities - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Steven Brault Set To Make 2021 Spring Debut

Wednesday afternoon the Pittsburgh Pirates will travel to Port Charlotte to battle the Tampa Bay Rays as Steven Brault makes his 2021 spring debut Through the first three games of Grapefruit League play the Pittsburgh Pirates own a 1-1-1 record. In these first three games the Pirates have defeated the Baltimore Orioles, tied the Toronto […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Steven Brault Set To Make 2021 Spring Debut - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Wander Franco clobbers first spring homerun

The game’s top prospect absolutely destroyed this baseball The number one prospect in all of baseball, Wander Franco, just absolutely clobbered his first homerun of the spring. Starting at shortstop and hitting 7th for the Tampa Bay Rays in Wednesday’s contest against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Port Charlotte, Franco came up to bat in the bottom of second. Facing Pirates right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure, Franco didn’t waste any time as he went after the first offering and sent it to orbit. More accurately, he dropped the bat head and barreled the ball deep to right field...

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Difficult roster decisions facing Orioles as games begin

The Orioles open Grapefruit League play on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Manager Brandon Hyde says there will be tough decisions made on the final composition of the 26-man roster. It seems that the team has gotten more talented, and it’s going to be difficult, barring injuries, for players on the periphery to make the […]

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Chad Kuhl Feeling Healthy

One starter for the Pittsburgh Pirates made his return from Tommy John surgery last season. He is coming into this season feeling healthy. Despite seeing his name come up in trade rumors all offseason, Chad Kuhl will again return to the Pittsburgh Pirates rotation in 2021.  After missing half of 2018 and all of 2019 […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Chad Kuhl Feeling Healthy - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Pittsburgh Pirates News: Injury Updates

As the Pittsburgh Pirates prepare to kick off their first full squad workout in Spring Training, general manager Ben Cherington gave multiple injury updates Sunday afternoon general manager Ben Cherington met with the media to discuss all things Pittsburgh Pirates. This included injury updates on three players on the Pirates’ 40-man roster. These three players […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Injury Updates - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Pittsburgh Pirates: A Failed Trade Overshadowed Finally Ends

At the 2018 trade deadline, the Pirates made a set of trades that didn’t pan out. Both acquired players are now no longer with the organization. The Pirates acquired Chris Archer at the 2018 trade deadline, and that trade has been a complete failure for the organization.  Archer has since signed back with the Rays […] Pittsburgh Pirates: A Failed Trade Overshadowed Finally Ends - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Pittsburgh Pirates News: Infield Prospect to Undergo Tommy John Surgery

Australian born Pittsburgh Pirates infield prospect Robbie Glendinning will have to undergo Tommy John surgery. This means he will not play in 2021 as he could be on the shelf for up to 12 months. This offseason, Glendinning was playing winter ball in the Australian League for the Perth Heat. Due to his surgery, Glendinning’s […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Infield Prospect to Undergo Tommy John Surgery - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Pittsburgh Pirates News: Stephen Alemais Has Shoulder Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates have seen a lot of injuries over the last few years.  Stephen Alemais has continued to miss time with shoulder surgeries and has underwent another procedure. The Pittsburgh Pirates took Stephen Alemais in the third round of the 2016 Major League Draft from Tulane University.  The shortstop hit .293/.348/.376, a very limiting power […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Stephen Alemais Has Shoulder Surgery - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Vogt's 4 RBIs lead Giants past Pirates | Pirates-Giants Game Highlights 9/10/19

Condensed Game: Stephen Vogt homered and had four RBIs to back a strong outing from Johnny Cueto in his return from Tommy John surgery Don't forget to subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/mlb Follow us elsewhere too: Twitter: https://twitter.com/MLB Insta