With the trade for catcher Francisco Cervelli and the uncertainty surrounding Russell Martin’s future with the Pittsburgh Pirates, many are wondering if the trade was made with the idea that the team has left the Martin sweepstakes.
As the rumors continue to fly about whether Russell Martin will be coming back to the Pirates, there are reports of a trade tonight with the New York Yankees.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about Andrew McCutchen pointing out the areas the team needs to shore up this season and answers your questions submitted to the mailbag.
There have been times the Pirates have stumbled on their own feet.
The Pittsburgh Pirates got some bullpen help today trading for Colorado Rockies righty Rob Scahill.
Russell Martin’s management team has confirmed to KDKA-TV that they have officially rejected the Pirates’ $15.3 million qualifying offer.
Reports earlier this week hinted that the Chicago Cubs had serious interest in free agent catcher Russell Martin, and now word has surfaced that the Cubs have already met with Martin and are pulling out all the stops in courting him.
A pair of Pirates won 2014 Louisville Slugger, Silver Slugger Awards Thursday night – outfielder Andrew McCutchen and second baseman Neil Walker.
In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about the Pirates’ qualifying offers to Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano and which teams will be suitors for Martin’s services.
A sore spot for Pirates fans for years, third base coach Nick Leyva is part of a number of staff changes made by the team.
Harrison says he hopes Martin returns because he was a huge key to the team’s success, Harrison wins Chuck Tanner Memorial Award for his contibutions to baseball in Pittsburgh.
Two Pirates who won postseason awards in 2013 are up for the same awards.
The Pirates offered catcher Russell Martin a $15.3 million qualifying offer on Monday, and today he is in high demand.
The Pirates today offered $15.3 million qualifying offers to two of their pending free agents in catcher Russell Martin and pitcher Francisco Liriano.
Bob Pompeani talked about the Pirates offseason with Travis Sawchik of the Tribune-Review.