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BREAKING: SHANE BAZ HAS BEEN TRADED TO THE RAYS AS THE PTBNL

Pirates Prospects has learned that right-handed pitcher Shane Baz has been traded to the Tampa Bay Rays as the player to be named later...

PIRATES SIGN VENEZUELAN PITCHING PROSPECT

The Pittsburgh Pirates signed 18-year-old right-handed pitcher Johan Montero out of Venezuela yesterday. He is the 22nd international...

 
 
 

WILLIAMS: REVISITING WHY THE PIRATES TRADED ANDREW MCCUTCHEN

There was a common question about the Pirates after they were buyers at this year's trade deadline: "Why did they trade Gerrit Cole...

MORNING REPORT: WILL CRAIG'S CHANGE IN APPROACH HAS HIM CHASING A RARE MARK

As a site that puts out a Prospect Guide and reports on players all year long, we don't mention RBIs often for players. You get those...

 
 
 

PROSPECT WATCH: BRAXTON ASHCRAFT THROWS SHUTOUT BALL IN HIS THIRD START

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

SHANE BAZ NAMED APPALACHIAN LEAGUE PITCHER OF THE WEEK

The Appalachian League has named right-handed pitcher Shane Baz as their Pitcher of the Week. The 2017 first round draft pick had two...

 
 
 

CONNER USELTON ENTERS THE PIRATES PROSPECTS TOP 50

When we released our Mid-Season Top 50 Prospects eBook last week (which you can

THE 21: FROM THE DOMINICAN TO BRISTOL, DENNY ROMAN HAD QUITE AN IMPRESSIVE WEEK

Every Monday during the minor league season, we take a look at the top performers in the Pittsburgh Pirates farm system, giving scouting...

 
 
 

MORNING REPORT: WHAT IS WORKING RIGHT NOW FOR TREVOR WILLIAMS?

Trevor Williams has put together a pretty impressive run lately. Over the last month he has an 0.62 ERA in 29 innings over five starts....

PROSPECT WATCH: MORGANTOWN WINS ON WALK-OFF HOMER FROM BRETT KINNEMAN

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

 
 
 

CHRISTOPHER BOSTICK ACQUIRED BY MIAMI MARLINS

The Pittsburgh Pirates sold IF/OF Christopher Bostick to the Miami Marlins for cash on Sunday afternoon according to Jon Heyman. Bostick...

PIRATES RECALL JACOB STALLINGS; OPTION JORDAN LUPLOW

The Pittsburgh Pirates have added catcher Jacob Stallings to the active roster ahead of Sunday's game. To make space on the 25-man...

 
 
 

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES AT GIANTS 4:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (61-57) are in San Francisco for four games against the Giants (58-60). The Pirates will send Joe Musgrove to...

MORNING REPORT: THE PIRATES HAVE AN INTERESTING DECISION TO MAKE WITH JT BRUBAKER

Perhaps one of the most interesting roster decisions the Pirates will have coming up will be with JT Brubaker. The tall, skinny right-hander...

 
 
 

PROSPECT WATCH: STRONG PERFORMANCES FROM SHANE BAZ AND JT BRUBAKER

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

BUDDY BOSHERS AND MICHAEL FELIZ JOIN PIRATES; SADLER AND HOLMES OPTIONED TO INDIANAPOLIS

Prior to Saturday's game in San Francisco, the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned pitchers Casey Sadler and Clay Holmes to Indianapolis. To...

 
 
 

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES AT GIANTS 9:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (60-57) are in San Francisco for four games against the Giants (58-59). The Pirates will send Trevor Williams...

MORNING REPORT: DO THE PIRATES NEED A LEFTY RELIEVER?

Earlier this week, the Pirates claimed left-handed reliever Buddy Boshers off waivers from the Houston Astros. If Boshers were to be...

 
 
 

EDUARDO VERA IS LOOKING TOWARDS THE FUTURE BY PUTTING UP SOLID STATS NOW

The minor league regular season wraps up on September 3rd. For Altoona, they are in a position right now to extend their season, either...

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES AT GIANTS 10:15 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (60-56) are in San Francisco for four games against the Giants (57-59). The Pirates will send Clay Holmes to...

 
 
 



The Replacements: 11 players taking over for stars

The Replacements: 11 players taking over for stars

The loss of a star player to the NFL draft can be difficult on any college football program. The loss of a Heisman Trophy winner, an all-purpose back or a shutdown corner can... Read more ...

Free-agent receiver Dez Bryant set to visit Browns camp

Free-agent receiver Dez Bryant set to visit Browns camp

Dez Bryant to visit Browns, who have interest in free-agent receiver Read more ...

Ronaldo sale won't stop Real Madrid from winning - Ramos

Ronaldo sale won't stop Real Madrid from winning - Ramos

The defender believes the team will carry on despite the sale of their star player to Juventus Read more ...

Maryland apologizes for the heatstroke death of football player Jordan McNair

Maryland apologizes for the heatstroke death of football player Jordan McNair

Maryland University officials apologized Tuesday for the heatstroke death of football player Jordan McNair. University president Wallace Loh and athletic director Damon Evans... Read more ...

Everything you need to know about the SEC before kickoff

Everything you need to know about the SEC before kickoff

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer Close Covers the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of Auburn University. Follow on Twitter The SEC has been a breeding ground for college... Read more ...

Chung finds his feet to overcome ailing Sock

Chung finds his feet to overcome ailing Sock

Cincinnati - South Korea's Chung Hyeon rallied past a struggling Jack Sock for a 2-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory on Tuesday and a place in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters. Read more ...

Celtic eliminated from Champions League with defeat to AEK Athens

Celtic eliminated from Champions League with defeat to AEK Athens

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Death Of Jordan McNair Leads To UMD Football Coach Shakeup

Death Of Jordan McNair Leads To UMD Football Coach Shakeup

COLLEGE PARK, MD - The University of Maryland football coach should be fired, according to the attorney representing the family of a Randallstown teen. Jordan McNair, 19, died... Read more ...

Two-time champion Fernando Alonso to leave F1

Two-time champion Fernando Alonso to leave F1

After 17 years and two world titles, Fernando Alonso's Formula One adventure is coming to an end. Read more ...

Predators sign Ryan Ellis to massive 8-year, $50M contract

Predators sign Ryan Ellis to massive 8-year, $50M contract

Ellis has one year remaining on the five-year, $12.5 million contract he signed in 2014. Read more ...