Many people want the Pirates to have Felipe Rivero as the reliever for the Pirates. But is that the best option for the team? Justin breaks down why this could be a bad idea for Pittsburgh.
In just two weeks from today, the Pittsburgh Pirates will hold their first 2017 Spring Training workout session. The Bucs are coming off a disappointing season after posting a 78-83 record, and missing the playoffs for the first time in four seasons. A big part of the teams success lies heavily on the shoulders of … Continue reading Jung Ho Kang’s Future Still In Question
After arguably the worst season of Andrew McCutchen's stellar eight year career, the odds of McCutchen staying in a Pittsburgh Pirates uniform for the rest of his career is suddenly looking like a long shot. Yes, Andrew McCutchen staying Pittsburgh Pirate until he retires is what should happen, but it is most likely not going to happen. Most people will blame it … Continue reading A Murky Future for Andrew McCutchen
After what appeared to be the shaping up of a playoff-less 2016 season for the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Pirates have finally made a push late in the season that shows some hope for yet another playoff appearance. If the Pirates can make the playoffs in 2016 it will be the fourth straight playoff appearance for the Bucs after … Continue reading Pirates Pushing For Postseason
The Pittsburgh Pirates start the second half of the 2016 campaign tonight in Washington D.C against the Washington Nationals. This will be a three game series against the Nationals before they come back to Pittsburgh for an eight game home stand. This home stand starts with a three game series against the Milwaukee Brewers, then a … Continue reading Pirates Second Half Outlook