KDKA-TV’s Rich Walsh spent a few days in Bradenton, Florida at Spring Training with the Pirates. Here’s his top five most-improved Pittsburgh Pirates heading into the 2015 season.
Walk says if Pedro Alvarez can regain his power swing teh Pirates may have the best offense in the league.
We are experiencing a cold spell here in Bradenton but I really shouldn’t complain about the weather. Plus, I’m sure nobody in Pittsburgh will feel bad for me!
It’s day one of spring training for pitchers and catchers and Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle took some time to talk about expectations for his team with Starkey and Mueller.
Having hit just .231 with 18 home runs and 56 RBI in a season he had to switch positions because he struggled making throws from third to first, Pirates first baseman Pedro Alvarez filed for a 2015 salary of $5.75 million while the team filed for $5.25 million.
Pitchers and catchers reported on Wednesday to Bradenton, Florida. Though many players have been at Pirate City for a little while, today is what many consider the official “start” of the 2015 baseball season.
Pirates pitchers and catchers report Wednesday, and so begins the long trudge through Spring Training, on through summer and, hopefully, a third consecutive trip to the Major League Baseball postseason in October.
Pittsburgh Pirates Broadcaster John Wehner says he feels the Pirates may have a better chance than anyone of winning the division.
Casey talks about how the Pirates have really opened eyes nationally.
Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined the Starkey and Mueller show to talk about what has been a very interesting offseason for his team.
According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, the Pirates and Korean Infielder Jung-ho Kang have agreed to terms.
After being non-tendered by the Pirates last month, former first baseman Gaby Sanchez has found a new team … in Japan.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced the signing of 32-year-old free agent first baseman/outfielder Corey Hart to a one-year deal.
Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle joined Bob Pompeani on Saturday at PirateFest.
Pirates President Frank Coonelly joined Bob Pompeani at PirateFest.