Offseason In Review: Pittsburgh Pirates

Offseason In Review: Pittsburgh Pirates The Pirates traded their best player (again) and appeared more intent on cutting payroll than giving the appearance of trying. Guaranteed Contracts Jarrod Dyson, OF: One year, $2MM Guillermo Heredia: One year, $1MM Luke Maile, C: One year, $900K JT Riddle, SS/OF: One year, $850K Total Spend: $4.75MM Option Decisions…

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Yasiel Puig Rumors: Marlins, Giants

Yasiel Puig Rumors: Marlins, Giants Free agency is not at the forefront of baseball fans’ minds right now, but there’s still at least one rather talented player without a job. That’s 29-year-old outfielder Yasiel Puig, who – despite a mostly solid career of production – has encountered a tepid market since last season ended. Puig…

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Effectively Wild Episode 1513: Opening Day Nonstarter

Effectively Wild Episode 1513: Opening Day Nonstarter Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley react to MLB’s COVID-19-caused cancellation of the remainder of spring training and the postponement of Opening Day and discuss the disquieting week and the ramifications for the culture and the 2020 baseball season. Audio intro: Dan Bern, “Ballpark“Audio outro: Frank Sinatra, “I Get Along Without…

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Rogers: College Baseball’s Black Thursday Hits O’Sullivan, Coaches, Hard

Rogers: College Baseball’s Black Thursday Hits O’Sullivan, Coaches, Hard It was Black Thursday for college baseball and Florida’s Kevin O’Sullivan, the skipper for the nation’s top-ranked team, now must ride the wave of uncertainty in our sport. Source: https://d1baseball.com/columns/rogers-college-baseballs-black-thursday-hits-osullivan-coaches-hard/

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