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Tab Douglas
July 08, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Tab Douglas was in for Paul Zeise Monday night and he was joined by Cory Giger of The Altoona Mirror and they opened up discussing Josh Bell in the Home Run Derby and the relationship that Bell has with Jon Schwind who will be pitching to him Monday night in the Derby.
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Noah Hiles
July 07, 2019 - 10:37 pm
The Pirates first round draft pick in 2016 reached base in each of his two plate appearances on Monday, just not in the most enjoyable way. In his first at bat, in the top of the first inning, Craig took a fastball to the ribs from Justin Dunn (Mariners) to become the first base runner of the game...
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Noah Hiles
July 07, 2019 - 5:53 pm
“This is about as close as I can be to the majors without actually making it,” Craig said with a smile on his face. “Being in Double-A all of last year, you don’t really think much about the big leagues, you are just thinking about getting to Triple-A. It’s definitely one of those things where I...
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Noah Hiles
July 07, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Tonight at 7 p.m. Pirates minor league first basemen Will Craig will be playing in the 21st annual SiriusXM All-Star Futures game. Craig, who was selected by the Pirates in the first round (22nd overall) in the 2016 draft earned his invitation to represent Pittsburgh after compiling some impressive...
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June 28, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Pirates first baseman Josh Bell missed being a starter in the All-Star Game by less than 2 percent but one player in the organization is defiantly headed to Cleveland for All-Star Week.
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Tab Douglas
June 15, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Dario Agrazal is scheduled to make his Major League Debut Saturday night for the Pittsburgh Pirates against the Miami Marlins. And Cory Giger from The Altoona Mirror joined Tab Douglas Saturday afternoon to give us a scouting report for Agrazal ahead of his start.
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 18, 2019 - 10:03 am
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – With nearly double the roster size as allowed, the Pirates started trimming their roster Monday morning. Eight were sent to minor league camp with one going straight to AAA. Kevin Kramer was the lone player going to join Indianapolis, but likely many of the others...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 17, 2019 - 12:58 pm
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – No one has played more games for the Pirates this spring than first round pick Will Craig. The 24 year-old is coming off a league-leading 102 RBI with AA Altoona last year while surpassing his pro home run total by 14. “Going up there and looking to do damage every...
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Jeff Hathhorn
June 18, 2018 - 2:28 pm
A couple of Pirates prospects were honored after impressive weeks. Starter Nick Kingham named the International League Pitcher of the Week while first baseman Will Craig honored as the Eastern League Player of the Week. On June 14, Kingham retired the first 19 batters of the game before giving up...
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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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