New Pitt Basketball Coach Has Son Playing In Pirates' Minor League SystemBefore being named the new Pitt men’s basketball coach, Kevin Stallings was in Bradenton cheering on his son, Jacob, who is a catcher in the Pirates' farm system.
Pirates Prospect Glasnow Promoted To AAA IndianapolisTyler Glasnow, one of the Pirates most highly-touted prospects, is now one level away from the major leagues.
Pirates Prospect Josh Bell 'Happy And Blessed' To Be In Pirates OrganizationHe's the number one first base prospect in all of Major League Baseball and is currently crushing all opposition at the AA level with the Altoona Curve.
Former Pirate Jack Wilson On McCutchen: "That Guy Is Incredible"Former Pirates Shortstop Jack Wilson caught up with Starkey and Mueller to talk about his playing days with the Pirates, how much he follows the team today and whether or not he could see himself coaching in the future.
Pirates' Top Prospect Jameson Taillon Impressed By Gerrit Cole's DebutPirates top prospect Jameson Taillon got to watch Gerrit Cole make his debut this week, and joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller on The FAN to tell us what he saw and how that motivates him even more to make it to the big leagues.
Big League Hopes For Pirates' Vic Black In 2013Vic Black, the Pirates supplemental first round pick in the 2009 draft, enjoyed a 13 save season, where he held opponents to a .189 batting average in 2012, while allowing just one run in both June and July combined while pitching for Double-A Altoona.
Pirate Prospect Dominates First Double-A Home GamePITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Jameson Taillon owned the Richmond Flying Squirrels in his Double-A home debut, allowing just an infield single through six shutout innings, and the Altoona Curve earned a series victory over Richmond with a 7-0 rout at People's Natural Gas Field Sunday.
Future Star Shines In Double-A DebutPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Pirates prospect Jameson Taillon couldn't have looked much better in his first appearance with the Double-A Altoona Curve, throwing five scoreless innings in a 5-0 win at Trenton Tuesday night.
Top Pitching Prospects To Be UnitedPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Pirates have promoted 20-year-old pitcher Jameson Taillon to the Altoona Curve, the club's Double-A affiliate, it was announced Friday afternoon. This pairs Taillon with Curve starter Gerrit Cole, the other top pitching prospect in the Pirates' system.
Pirates Prospect Gerrit Cole Is Ready For The FutureAltoona Curve pitcher and 2011 Pittsburgh Pirates No. 1 draft pick Gerrit Cole joins the Vinnie & Cook show on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
Bucs: Gerrit Cole AA Debut, Prospect NotesChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN -- Pirates pitching prospect Gerrit Cole made his Double-A debut Wednesday night with the Altoona Curve, pitching five innings.
Bucs: Tony Sanchez Promoted To Triple-AChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN -- Catcher Tony Sanchez was promoted to Triple-A Indianapolis Sunday after playing in a 2-0 Altoona win.