Pirates' Marte To Play In Minors As Drug Ban Nears EndPirates outfielder Starling Marte is scheduled to begin a minor league rehab assignment Sunday as he nears the end of his drug suspension.
Top Pitching Prospects To Be UnitedPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Pirates have promoted 20-year-old pitcher Jameson Taillon to the Altoona Curve, the club's Double-A affiliate, it was announced Friday afternoon. This pairs Taillon with Curve starter Gerrit Cole, the other top pitching prospect in the Pirates' system.
Pirates Prospect Jameson Taillon Evaluates Single-A PerformancePirates Minor League pitcher and former 1st Round Draft choice Jameson Taillon joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the season he has been having in the minors, and what his path to the majors looks like.
Pirates Top Prospect Gerrit Cole Joins Pirates Pregame ShowPirates right-handed pitching prospect Gerrit Cole joined Dan Zangrilli and former big leaguer Kevin Orie on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN's Pirates pregame show to talk about his professional debut in which he pitched four innings surrendering one earned run on four hits while only walking one and striking out seven.