2011 MLB Draft
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pittsburgh Pirates #1 pick Gerrit Cole will be making his professional debut in the next couple weeks. The Pirates announced today that Cole will pitch in the upcoming Arizona Fall League. For the […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed another one of their top picks from the 2011 MLB Draft. Jim Callis of Baseball America is reporting that the team has signed fifth round pick Tyler Glasnow. […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates today signed first baseman Alex Dickerson, the club’s third round selection in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft. Dickerson hit .367 (79-for-215) with 10 doubles, nine home runs, 49 RBI, 33 […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates signed the following two players from this year’s draft. Colten Brewer (4th round – RHP): Went 8-2 with a 1.43 ERA and 98 strikeouts…Was the District 14 3A Pitcher-of-the-Year in […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates signed the following two players from this year’s draft. Josh Poytress (18th round – LHP): Posted a 2.85 ERA and 56 strikeouts as a junior at Fresno State…Earned All-WAC honors […]
When the Pittsburgh Pirates drafted HS outfielder Josh Bell they knew it would be difficult to sign him. It’s looking more and more likely that it will be next to impossible to do so. ESPN.com’s […]
It’s been quite a week for Peters Township outfielder Justin Bianco.
The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Gerrit Cole with their first round selection last night to open up the 2011 MLB Draft. Here’s who Neal Huntington and his scouts selected in Day 2 of the draft. 2nd […]
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced they have selected outfielder Josh Bell in the second round (61st overall selection) of the annual First-Year Player Draft. Bell hit .548 with 13 home runs, 54 RBI, 54 runs […]
Dejan Kovacevic of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette who broke the story about the Pirates projected to take Garritt Cole as the number one pick joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN and talked about the type of player he is and why he is such a good pick in the eyes of Neal Huntington.
UCLA pitcher Gerrit Cole is the newest member of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Bucs selected the 6-foot-4 right-hander No. 1 overall in the Major League Baseball amateur draft making Cole the second pitcher in as […]
Pirates GM Neal Huntington and his scouts have been preparing for this day for months. Tonight at 7 PM, the Pirates will make the #1 overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft. Over the last […]
Neal Huntington and the Pirate scouts have been trying to choose between Anthony Rendon, Danny Hultzen and Gerrit Cole for the No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft.
The health of Rice 3B Anthony Rendon is a popular topic as the 2011 MLB Draft approaches. For the first time since March 25, Rendon played the field, but it wasn’t at his customary third base.
The following is Baseball America’s rankings of the Top 50 Prospects for the 2011 MLB Draft. The Pittsburgh Pirates own the #1 overall selection. Who will scouting director Greg Smith and GM Neal Huntington select?