San Diego Padres Acquire Joe Musgrove

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In a three-team deal, the San Diego Padres acquired Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Joe Musgrove. Jeff Passan of ESPN was the first to report the news on Twitter. The New York Mets were the third team involved in the trade. The San Diego Padres are in agreement on a deal to acquire right-hander Joe Musgrove […] READ MORE


Yankees Trade Targets to Improve the Roster

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Five Players for the New York Yankees to Target in Trade Discussions Coming into this offseason, there were a plethora of really good players that were rumored to be on the move and some of those individuals have already been traded. Lance Lynn was traded to the Chicago White Sox, Yu Darvish and Blake Snell […] READ MORE


Trade Candidates to Watch This Offseason

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Six MLB Players to Monitor This Offseason The MLB Hot Stove Season is officially underway. Tuesday, the MLB Owners Meetings get underway and last thru Thursday. In typical 2020 fashion, the meetings are being held virtually. However, they will still allow all 30 front offices to converse with one another and exchange ideas. Typically, these […] READ MORE


Cardinals Series Preview: July 24th-26th (vs. PIT)

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After a four-month wait, the St. Louis Cardinals will finally open their 2020 season this weekend. The Pittsburgh Pirates are a familiar opponent, but this Cardinals series will be like none before it. An empty Busch Stadium and numerous health protocols will give this shortened season a very different feel, but loyal Redbird fans are […] READ MORE


Five Takeaways From the Pittsburgh Pirates First Exhibition Game

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The Pittsburgh Pirates officially opened the exhibition portion of their 2020 schedule when they took on the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night. Here is a look at what we learned after seeing the team in action for the first time since COVID-19 hit. Saturday night was unlike any other in recent history. The Pittsburgh Pirates […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Pirates Season Preview 2020

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The 2020 MLB season is going to be unlike any other in MLB history. Instead of a marathon, teams are now on a sprint for the playoffs. With only 60 games this season there is not much time to spare as every team looks to jump out of the gate fast. With new rules in […] READ MORE


Changing Course: A Look at the Pittsburgh Pirates Rebuild

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Changing Course: A Look at the Pittsburgh Pirates Rebuild The Pittsburgh Pirates entered the off-season expecting to make big changes. After yet another great start to the 2019 season, the Pittsburgh Pirates suffered a second-half collapse once again. While their division rivals improved, the Pirates failed to progress in 2019. As a result, Bob Nutting […] READ MORE



Gerrit Cole Finally Lands with Astros

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A few days ago, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported that a deal between the Houston Astros and Pittsburgh Pirates, with Gerrit Cole as the centerpiece, was imminent. However, soon after, conflicting reports emerged, and a trade never materialized. Yesterday, Cole and the Pirates reached an agreement to avoid arbitration; apparently, that’s what the Astros […] READ MORE