This was not a good day to be a Pirates pitcher. The staff combined to allow 16 runs on 14 hits and also walked 14 batters all leading to a 16-6 loss to the Boston red Sox today at McKechnie Field.
We have been greeted every morning here in Bradenton with a smiling Ray Searage showing up for work at 5:20 a.m.
Just a few years ago, Kyle McPherson was a Neanderthal – at least on the mound.
Vic Black, the Pirates supplemental first round pick in the 2009 draft, enjoyed a 13 save season, where he held opponents to a .189 batting average in 2012, while allowing just one run in both June and July combined while pitching for Double-A Altoona.
Pirates broadcaster and former pitcher Bob Walk joined the guys on The Fan Morning Show for his weekly spot “Walk on Wednesday,” following a 6-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers.
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.
Searage chats with the guys about the health of Charlie Morton among other issues facing the Pirates pitching staff.
Greg Brown joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the Pirates facing Colorado Rockies veteran pitcher Jamie Moyer tonight.
Pittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday to discuss the Battlin’ Bucs pitching staff.