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Tyler Glasnow
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 25, 2018 - 9:30 am
Don’t feel sorry for Tyler Glasnow after moving to the bullpen. He doesn’t feel sorry for himself, rather he’s just glad to start the season in the majors. “Kind of just the same as starting, I like the quick warm-up,” Glasnow said of relieving. “I think it’s cool. I think once you get out there...
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Ivan Nova
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 24, 2018 - 6:07 pm
Ivan Nova made his final start of the Spring, going three innings and allowing a couple of runs on five hits and three strikeouts in a 7-4 Pirates win over Tampa Bay. Of those hits, only one or two of them were solid. Nova said he had a good Spring Training overall saying an adjustment he made has...
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Jordan Luplow
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 24, 2018 - 10:42 am
Three players with major league experience were sent down on Saturday as the Pirates trimmed their roster by four. Outfielder Jordan Luplow and catcher Jacob Stallings were optioned to Triple A Indianapolis and right-handed relievers Richard Rodriguez and Tyler Jones were reassigned to minor league...
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Steven Brault
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 23, 2018 - 6:03 pm
Steven Brault said he was told at the start of camp he could be moved to the bullpen, on Friday Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Brault and Tyler Glasnow would be long relievers. “Every man out there works in a chain to get the ball to Rivero when we are ahead,” Hurdle said. “When we are not, they...
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Jordan Luplow
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 23, 2018 - 10:58 am
Young outfielder Jordan Luplow came into camp with a shot to not only make the team, but compete for playing time in left field. Then came the trade for Bryce Brentz, then it was the brief Michael Saunders experience, then the trade for Corey Dickerson. Couple this with a slow start and Luplow is...
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Ray Searage
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 21, 2018 - 2:39 pm
Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage seems to enjoy talking and wants his pitchers to do so as well. Searage believes that’s big for his staff. “I encourage talking,” Searage said. “I really do. I encourage talking to each other out there. That’s how I learned. It’s not my way or the highway, it’s...
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Josh Bell
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 21, 2018 - 12:37 pm
A lot of Spring Training games are filled with guys we’ve never heard of, but they had to get a start somewhere. In the vein, we asked a few of the current Pirates their memories of their first major league game. Some we remember, like Josh Bell’s at bat against Jake Arrieta during a crazy weekend...
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Jacob Stallings
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 19, 2018 - 9:49 am
There is no doubt who the Pirates catchers are when camp breaks, but if an injury happens, they are developing a number three. “If something goes down with one of these first two guys, we have no hesitation to bringing Jacob into play.” Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said of the development of Jacob...
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Chad Kuhl
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 17, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Fighting through illness during his last start, Chad Kuhl got a lot of offensive support going four and two-thirds, giving up three runs in a 13-5 Pirates win over Minnesota Saturday. Kuhl gave up eight runs in just over 2 innings against Baltimore in his last outing, which had jumped his Spring...
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Clint Hurdle
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 16, 2018 - 8:30 am
Starting an 8th year as the Pirates manager, Clint Hurdle told the KDKA Radio Morning News less than two weeks before the start of the season, “Our every intention is to put a very good team on the field, is to win games, is to battle to win the division, is to play in the post-season, is to win a...
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