The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled second baseman Neil Walker from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, the team has outrighted outfielder Jose Tabata to AAA Indianapolis.
A look at whether or not now really is the time for the Pirates to call-up top prospect Gregory Polanco.
Jose Tabata suffered a concussion Wednesday afternoon against the Cincinnati Reds and Travis Snider isn’t exactly tearing it up right now. So with the right field platoon of the Pirates off to a sluggish start, most fans attention has turned to top prospect, Outfielder Gregory Polanco and what he’s doing at the AAA level.
Johnny Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the playoffs, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that led the Cincinnati Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday for their first winning series this season.
Tab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman talked about Starling Marte and the Pirates with Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
The Pirates top prospect Gregory Polanco really impressed the team with his performance in spring training this year, to the point that they’re now reportedly shopping Jose Tabata.
The Pirates today announced the signing of 31-year-old outfielder Chris Dickerson to a minor league deal which also includes an invitation to Major League spring training as a non-roster player.
Bob Pompeani talked about the Pirates offseason with Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and got home run help from Marlon Byrd and Jose Tabata, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Saturday night.
Pirates Outfielder Travis Snider came into spring training this year as the likely candidate to win the starting job in left field come opening day, and it sounds like he came into spring training this year expecting an open competition.
A four-run 4th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 5-4 win over the Pirates Monday in Ft. Myers, Fla.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Pedro Alvarez homered twice and drove in four runs, James McDonald scattered two hits over seven innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beats the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 on Tuesday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jeff Karstens pitched seven-plus innings before leaving with an injury and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.
John Perrotto of Baseball Prospectus joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN in Pittsburgh to talk about the Pirates making a move, and if they should look for a bat or more pitching.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — According to the Tribune-Review’s Karen Price, Clint Hurdle thinks Tabata’s biggest problem is his attitude.