The Pirates’ offseason has been relatively quiet with the hope being that at some point, they would make a move to improve their situation at first base.
The Pirates announced today that they have agreed to a minor league contract with Infielder Robert Andino which includes an invite to Major League spring training as a non-roster player.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — As the Pirates’ offense putters along, the possibility exists the first walk-off celebration invalid in Major League Baseball history could help put an end to another of the sport’s most dubious distinctions: 20 consecutive losing seasons.
Jordy Mercer hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the ninth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Wednesday.
Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.