Evan Meek

Evan Meek

Former All-Star Meek Designated For Assignment

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Relief pitcher Evan Meek, the Pirates’ lone MLB All-Star representative in 2010, has been designated for assignment after a tumultuous and injury-plagued two-year period, the team announced a short while ago.

93-7 The Fan–09/10/2012

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Bucs: Pirates Recall Reliever Evan Meek

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled relief pitcher Evan Meek to the majors Sunday.

93-7 The Fan–07/22/2012

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Nationals Use Long Ball To Defeat Pirates, 7-4

(93-7 The FAN) — Bedard gave up three solo homers and Evan Meek, just called up from the minors, allowed three runs in one inning of relief as the Nationals beat the Pirates, 7-4.

93-7 The Fan–05/16/2012

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Bucs: Pirates Option Evan Meek To Triple-A Indianapolis

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — In an attempt to get reliever Evan Meek more work out of the bullpen, the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned him to Triple-A Indianapolis Monday night.

93-7 The Fan–05/01/2012

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Pirates Lose To Phillies, 4-3

(93-7 The FAN) — The middle of the lineup succeeded Monday night but the Pirates lost, 4-3, at Philadelphia Monday night.

93-7 The Fan–04/02/2012

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McLouth Homers Pirates To 6-5 Victory Against Red Sox

(93-7 The FAN) — Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Nate McLouth hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday for a 6-5 win over Boston.

93-7 The Fan–03/22/2012

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Bucs: Pirates Slam Orioles, 11-5

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pirates (4-7) scored four runs in the second inning, three in the fifth and four more in the seventh to beat the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday, 11-5.

93-7 The Fan–03/14/2012

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Bucs: Hurdle Wants Alvarez Agressive From First Pitch

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — It’s clear that Pirates third baseman might be the most crucial piece to the puzzle this year if they want to be successful.

93-7 The Fan–03/14/2012

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Pirates Lose To Blue Jays, 8-5

(93-7 The FAN) — Pirates starting pitcher Erik Bedard allowed two runs and two walks in two innings Sunday as the Pirates lost to the Toronto Blue Jays, 8-5, in spring training action.

93-7 The Fan–03/05/2012

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Ray Searage Previews Pirates Pitching Staff

Pittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Friday.

93-7 The Fan–03/02/2012

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Bucs: Wednesday Spring Training Links

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Right-handed pitcher Logan Kensing felt a twinge in his abdominal area Tuesday and will sit out for the next two weeks

93-7 The Fan–02/29/2012

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Bucs: Pirates Sign Meek, Karstens

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with two more pitchers Tuesday, signing reliever Evan Meek and starting pitcher Jeff Karstens to contracts.

93-7 The Fan–01/18/2012

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Pirates Tender Contracts To Seven Players, Sign Grilli

(93-7 The FAN) — Joel Hanrahan, Jeff Karstens, Evan Meek, Garrett Jones, Charlie Morton, Chris Resop and Casey McGehee were all arbitration eligible Monday night and all were tendered contracts.

93-7 The Fan–12/13/2011

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Alvarez Recalled, 5 Others Promoted

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pirates have called up six players from AAA Indianapolis including third baseman Pedro Alvarez. Today the Pirates recalled LHP Jeff Locke (#61), LHP Aaron Thompson (#60), LHP Daniel Moskos (#57) and INF […]


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Meek Not Close To Returning

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Last night’s game was a prime example of how much the Pirates miss the 2010 version of Evan Meek. Instead of being able to go to a reliable 8th inning setup guy, manager […]