1. Pirates Have 5 Prospects in Keith Law's Top 100

    The Pirates have five prospects in Keith Law's top 100 list (Insider-only): Tyler Glasnow at No. 12, Austin Meadows at No. 32, Jameson Taillon at No. 36, Josh Bell at No. 60 and Alen Hanson at No...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 hours ago 41 reads 0 comments

  2. Keith Law Ranks Pirates' Minor League System 7th

    ESPN's Keith Law (Insider-only) has ranked the Pirates ' farm system seventh best in the game, noting that nearly all the Pirates' minor-league teams should have "at least one potential star...

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  3. Pirates Officially Announce Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

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  4. Pirates Shift Times on 5 Games, Including Rescheduling 2 Fireworks Nights

    The Pirates on Thursday announced new starting times for five home games in the 2015 season. Read more: http://triblive...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Pirates SS Prospect Tucker Making Progress After Thumb Surgery

    Shortstop Cole Tucker, the Pirates ' first-round draft pick last year, had surgery Oct. 1 to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb...

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  6. 2015 Prospect Watch: Top 10 first basemen

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  7. Pedro Alvarez Will Bounce Back for Pittsburgh Pirates in 2015

    The Pittsburgh Pirates were one of the top teams in MLB last season, but they still had some dark spots. No dark spot was bigger than that of the team's power threat, Pedro Alvarez...

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  8. Can Jung-Ho Kang Be a Good MLB Shortstop?

    The Pirates ' recent signing of Jung-Ho Kang has been analyzed six ways to Sunday, despite the fact that no one really knows how he's going to do...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  9. The Neil Walker Dilemma

    SOUTH HILLS – One of the more interesting players the Pirates will soon have to make a decision on is Neil Walker.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  10. Pirates GM: Kang Will Play All Over the INF

    Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington says newly signed IF Jung-Ho Kang will be playing all over the infield, not just Shortstop, on 'Power Alley' with Mike Ferrin and Jim Duquette...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 158 reads 0 comments

  11. Top Offseason Options for Pittsburgh Pirates to Finish off Winter Plans

    This winter has been one of the busiest of Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington's career, as a number of offseason transactions have rounded out his team's roster...

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  12. Pirates SS Prospect Tucker Making Progress After Thumb Surgery

    Shortstop Cole Tucker, the Pirates ' first round draft pick last year, had surgery Oct. 1 to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb...

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  13. Jung-Ho Kang Aware of Role as 'Pioneer'

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  14. For Pirates, NL Central Test Just Got Tougher

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  15. Pirates DFA Elmore to Make Room for Kang

    The Pirates have designated infielder Jake Elmore for assignment, the club announced. The move creates 40-man roster space for the addition of Jung-ho Kang...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  16. Kang Trains in Arizona Ahead of Pirates' Camp

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Even without knowing he wears uniform No. 16 or being increasingly familiar with his visage, Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang was easy to pick out on Field No. 5...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 110 reads 0 comments

  17. Optimism Soars After Pirates Sign Korean Shortstop

    A lot went into the pursuit of Korean infielder Jung Ho Kang. The Pirates sent multiple scouts to watch him play. They reviewed loads of film...

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  18. Pirates Officially Sign Korean Shortstop Kang

    The Pirates announced the signing of Korean shortstop Jung Ho Kang on Friday, an acquisition carrying upside and the unknown along with fascinating short- and long-term consequences...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 13 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  19. Pirates Avoid Arbitration with Melancon, Harrison

    The Pirates have agreed to a $5.4MM salary with closer Mark Melancon, according to Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Twitter link). Additionally, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports tweets that Josh Harrison will receive $2...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 13 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  20. Pirates Avoid Arbitration with Chris Stewart

    The Pirates have signed Chris Stewart to a one-year, $1.225 million deal, avoiding arbitration. MLBTR projected Stewart would get $1.3 million...

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  21. Jung-ho Kang to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After winning the bidding for South Korean infielder Jung-ho Kang , the Pittsburgh Pirates reached an agreement on a contract with the 27-year-old. The Pirates made the deal official Friday, Jan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 8,645 reads 7 comments

  22. Pirates Starter Vance Worley Seeks Quick Start This Season

    BRADENTON, Fla. — The casual viewer can be excused if they are surprised to hear that one of Vance Worley's goals this year is to get off to a quicker start with better command early in the season...

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  23. Pittsburgh Pirates' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

    The Pittsburgh Pirates system took a hit last year with Jameson Taillon ’s Tommy John surgery, but fellow right-handers Tyler Glasnow and Nick Kingham picked up the slack ...

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  24. Kang Gets Big Sendoff, Packs High Expectations

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The next big thing in America is already huge in South Korea. Jung-ho Kang, packing his hopes and his nation's obvious pride, received a frenzied sendoff Wednesday morning (Tuesday evening our time) as he departed for Pittsburgh ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 15 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  25. Kang Takes Shot at Incumbent SS Mercer

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