The Pirates, as the National League playoff race intensifies, need all the help they can get on offense, as underscored by a shutout loss Sunday that concluded their West Coast road trip and left them even with St. Louis atop the Central Division.
Rob Pratte hosted Black and Gold Sunday from Kuhn’s Market with Bob Dvorchak, Jeff Cohen and Frank Augustine.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Despite their incredibly frustrating play as of late, punctuated by a losing streak that reached six in Cincinnati, the Pirates remain in playoff contention, and Baseball Prospectus editor/Beaver County Times reporter John Perrotto joined “Seibel, Starkey & Miller” Wednesday to discuss the September swoon.
Baseball Prospectus national writer John Perrotto joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
Baseball Prospectus contributor and Beaver County Times reporter John Perrotto recently joined “The Post-Gazette Roundtable with Jerry Micco” to talk about what Pirate fans can take from the 2011 season.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have the #1 overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft. For months, baseball insiders have said that the Bucs will select either Rice 3B Anthony Rendon or UCLA RHP Gerrit Cole. Now is appears as though a third player has entered the discussion.
The Beaver County Times writer and Baseball Prospectus contributor joined 93.7 The Fan’s John Phillips to discuss the Pirates’ four-game set in Cincinnati, and the future of Barry Bonds.
The Beaver County Times and Baseball Prospectus writer joined Vinnie to discuss Friday’s marathon victory, and look back at the first week of the Pirates’ 2011 season.