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Aug 14, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Complete Archer Deal, Trade Baz

The Pittsburgh Pirates have completed the trade with the Tampa Bay Rays for Chris Archer.  Shane Baz will be the player to be named later.  Here’s an overview on the value exchanged between the two clubs. A few days ago, Rob Biertempfel of The Athletic hinted that Shane Baz would be the player to be named […] Pittsburgh Pirates Complete Archer Deal, Trade Baz - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 13, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Catcher Defensive Problems Remain

The Pittsburgh Pirates rise to prominence included focusing in on the inefficiencies of the market.  Finding undervalued talents, with the biggest being pitch framing.  However, along with other areas of defense, that has gone down for the Pirates in recent years. The Pittsburgh Pirates since 2011 have seen the likes of Ryan Doumit to Rod […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Catcher Defensive Problems Remain - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 10, 2018

The Pirates And Their Chance To Be Aggressive With The Rotation

The Pittsburgh Pirates are pushing their starters back a day and starting Clay Holmes tonight against the San Francisco Giants.  With the way the schedule lines up, the Pirates have the opportunity to be aggressive in their starting pitching matchups. With the starters just coming off a series at Colorado, Clint Hurdle and the Pirates […] The Pirates And Their Chance To Be Aggressive With The Rotation - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 1, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Looking at Chris Archer

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired Chris Archer yesterday at the trade deadline, marking the first time the Pirates brought in the big time player.  Here’s what he’s done in his career and what to expect moving forward. As shocking as it was the club won 11 straight games, the Pirates acquiring right-handed pitcher Chris Archer is […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Looking at Chris Archer - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 30, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Targeting San Diego Pitchers

The Pittsburgh Pirates have crawled back into the playoff picture.  As the deadline approaches tomorrow at 4:00, the Pirates appear to be in the market for some pitching help in both the bullpen and starting rotation. The Pittsburgh Pirates are looking for some help in the final two months, but where the team sits in […] Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Targeting San Diego Pitchers - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 30, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Kevin Gausman and Mychal Givens

As the Pittsburgh Pirates look to reward the team on the field that put themselves into a playoff contention, more rumors have come around regarding the Pirates and filling some spots in the bullpen and starting rotation. After Jason Rollison of Bucs Dugout reported the Pittsburgh Pirates connection to Kevin Gausman, Rob Biertempfel of The […] Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Kevin Gausman and Mychal Givens - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 27, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates News: Michael Feliz Optioned

The Pittsburgh Pirates in an attempt to bolster the bullpen have made a roster move to get a fresh arm to the North Shore. The Pittsburgh Pirates have made the following move today:  The club has optioned right-handed relief pitcher Michael Feliz to Triple-A Indianapolis and have recalled Alex McRae. ROSTER MOVE: Pirates have recalled […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Michael Feliz Optioned - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 27, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Three Right Handed Relief Targets

The Pittsburgh Pirates sit only 3.5 games out of the wild card, a great turnaround from where they were in mid June.  The team could look to add to the bullpen as a way to help push for the wild card game. The Pirates have crawled their way back into the playoff race, an 11 […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Three Right Handed Relief Targets - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 25, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 Potential Left-Handed Relief Targets

The Pittsburgh Pirates have gotten hot in July and have crawled back into the wild-card race.  Neal Huntington and company could look to make some slight upgrades to the bullpen at the deadline. The Pittsburgh Pirates sit at 52-49 and 4.0 games back of the Philadelphia Phillies for the second wild-card spot in the National […] Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 Potential Left-Handed Relief Targets - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jul 24, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Have Interest In Keone Kela

The Pittsburgh Pirates hot start to July could make them look to add to the current group. The biggest area where the team could add would the bullpen. The Pirates bullpen entered Tuesday ranking 19th in ERA (4.22), though their 3.59 FIP ranks seventh. Michael Feliz, who was acquired this offseason, and Steven Brault have […] Pittsburgh Pirates Have Interest In Keone Kela - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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