Tyler Glasnow, one of the Pirates most highly-touted prospects, is now one level away from the major leagues.
He’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 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 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.
Vic 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.
PITTSBURGH (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.
PITTSBURGH (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.
PITTSBURGH (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.
Altoona Curve pitcher and 2011 Pittsburgh Pirates No. 1 draft pick Gerrit Cole joins the Vinnie & Cook show on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pirates pitching prospect Gerrit Cole made his Double-A debut Wednesday night with the Altoona Curve, pitching five innings.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Catcher Tony Sanchez was promoted to Triple-A Indianapolis Sunday after playing in a 2-0 Altoona win.
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Altoona Curve outfielder Starling Marte has been selected as the Eastern League Player of the Month for August. It’s the first Player of the Month award for Marte and it comes just a […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pirates prospect Starling Marte capped off a great 2011 season by winning the 2011 Eastern League batting title. Entering today’s game, Marte led Yangervis Solarte of New Britain by .02 in the race […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Altoona Curve outfielder Starling Marte has been named to the post-season Eastern League All-Star team. It is the first career post-season award for Marte as he continues his breakout 2011 campaign. The 22-year-old […]
Penguins Winger Matt Cooke joined Joe Starkey and Josh Miller of Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93.7 The FAN to talk about shooting out the first puck at tonight’s Altoona Curve game, as well as what his offseason has been like coming off his suspension.