1. 2011 Pittsburgh Pirates: The Case for Ryan Doumit

    You can't make an omelet without breaking some eggs. In the case of the Pittsburgh Pirates at this year's trade deadline, a good deal of eggs were broken...

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  2. Pittsburgh Pirates Trade John Grabow, Tom Gorzelanny To Chicago Cubs

    With this move the Pirates have officially cleared their trading block. Thursday saw the departure from Pittsburgh of two left-handed pitchers: Major League reliever John Grabow and AAA starter Tom Gorzelanny...

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  3. Pittsburgh Pirates Trade Freddy Sanchez to San Francisco Giants for Tim Alderson

    The Pirates have just completed their second trade of the day, dealing both of the players in the middle infield for prospects...

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  4. Pirates, Mariners Make a Seven-Player Trade

    According to multiple sources, the Pirates have just finalized a deal with the Seattle Mariners involving shortstop Jack Wilson as the centerpiece...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 197 reads 13 comments

  5. Pirates Trade Adam LaRoche To Red Sox

    According to multiple sources, the Pirates have just completed a trade with the Boston Red Sox involving first baseman Adam LaRoche. The Red Sox are returning shortstop Argenis Diaz and right-handed pitcher Hunter Strickland, both in Class AA...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 243 reads 5 comments

  6. Freddy Sanchez, Jack Wilson Offered Extensions By Pirates

    Of all possible outcomes involving the Pittsburgh Pirates' middle infield, this had to be the least expected...

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  7. Freddy Sanchez Sweepstakes: Second Baseman Is Pirates' Best Trading Chip

    At the beginning of the Pittsburgh Pirates' 2009 season, it was a given among fans of the team that certain players would be traded by the deadline...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 607 reads 9 comments

  8. Neal Huntington Is Doing Well: Put the Torches Down, Pirates Fans

    Buy low, sell high. It's a maxim that serves Wall Street investors well and, standing the test of time, it has proven true in baseball as well...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 496 reads 16 comments

  9. The Plot Thickens: Giants Added To Mix For Pittsburgh's Sanchez

    Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle is reporting that the Giants may be interested in Pirates 2B Freddy Sanchez and possibly 1B Adam LaRoche, as well. This makes two rumors in two days regarding Sanchez, the first coming from the Minnesota Twins

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 603 reads 10 comments

  10. The Fire Sale Continues: Pirates Talking Trade with Twins?

    John Paul Morosi of Twins-going-after-Bucs'-Sanchez,-Capps" target="_self">FOX Sports is reporting today that the Minnesota Twins are interested in three Pirates: 2B Freddy Sanchez, closer Matt Capps, and lefty setup man John Grabow...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 647 reads 5 comments

  11. Pirates Make A Splash: Pittsburgh Begins Signing International Talent

    Baseball's international signing period has risen from the ranks of obscurity. Previously, this period was one where teams would make several low-key signings involving small dollar investments...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 540 reads 1 comments

  12. Is Lastings Milledge's Mental Makeup Smeared?

    Fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Nationals have now had a full day to let the swap of Nyjer Morgan and Sean Burnett for Lastings Milledge and Joel Hanrahan sink in...

    Nate Rose Written by Nate Rose about 5 years ago 296 reads 5 comments