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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

Andrew Lambo

Lambo, Glasnow Receive Minor League Honors From Pirates

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates named outfielder Andrew Lambo their Minor League Player of the Year and Tyler Glasnow their Minor League Pitcher of the Year on Monday.

93-7 The Fan–09/17/2013

Justin Morneau

What Are The Pirates Getting In Justin Morneau?

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — On Saturday the Pirates one-upped their own recent waiver-wire deal for the Mets’ Marlon Byrd with yet another big-name trade in an effort to emphatically end a 20-year playoff drought.

93-7 The Fan–08/31/2013

Jeff Locke, Tony Sanchez

Pirates Demote Locke, Sanchez For Roster Space

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — To make room for newcomers Marlon Byrd and John Buck, the Pirates have temporarily sent left-handed starting pitcher Jeff Locke and backup catcher Tony Sanchez down to Double-A Altoona, the team announced Wednesday evening.

93-7 The Fan–08/28/2013

Jameson Taillon and Gerrit Cole

Pirate Prospect Dominates First Double-A Home Game

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.

93-7 The Fan–08/27/2012