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MLB Rumors: Seattle Mariners & Pittsburgh Pirates Discussing an Andrew McCutchen Trade

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

While the initial talks between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Seattle Mariners about a trade involving Andrew McCutchen didn’t get very far, the option of a deal going through eventually exists. More

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MLB Rumors: Yankees, Pirates & Padres Trying to Sign Derek Holland

Posted on 16 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

Holland has spent his entire career with the Rangers, and is hoping to re-sign with them. However, the Pirates have emerged as possibly the favorites to get him, at least according to Holland’s agent. The Yankees and Padres are also in the mix, although that’s something coming with their initiative. Holland is probably going to be getting more offers in the next few days. His career in Texas and his showcase are both strong enough to attract this kind of interest. More

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MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates & Seattle Mariners Interested in Tony Watson Trade

Posted on 16 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The Seattle Mariners seem to be focused on trades to upgrade their team in specific positions. One of those areas is the bullpen and finding a lefty pitcher. The Pittsburgh Pirates might have the answer in the form of Tony Watson. More

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MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates Favorites to Sign Derek Holland

Posted on 13 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

While still waiting for the market to develop, lefty Derek Holland hasn’t made it a secret that if he would have it his way, he’ll be playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates next season. More

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MLB Rumors – Pittsburgh Pirates Have Ivan Nova to Think About in Free Agency

Posted on 19 Sep, 2016, by in MLB

The closer we get to the end of the 2016 MLB Season, the more likely it is the Pittsburgh Pirates will miss out on some kind of postseason play for the first time after three years. It puts their mind in offseason and free agency mode, thinking about their pitching situation first, and especially Ivan Nova, while looking back at the players they signed, who didn’t deliver as expected. More

MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates Undecided on Offering Ivan Nova a Contract Extension

Posted on 5 Sep, 2016, by in MLB

The Pittsburgh Pirates are currently focused on trying to get out of the losing streak they’re on and remain in the wild card race, but one thing they should think about is Ivan Nova and his impending free agency. Offering him an extension before he hits the open market wouldn’t be a bad idea. More

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MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates Have Big Plans for Chad Kuhl Next Season

Posted on 29 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

After a few less than impressive performances to begin his major league career, Chad Kuhl had done quite well in August for the Pittsburgh Pirates, which should earn him a permanent spot on the team’s rotation in 2017. More

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MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates Finally Moving Forward With Josh Bell

Posted on 23 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

With the 2016 MLB Season hitting its home stretch, the Pittsburgh Pirates are making Josh Bell a more permanent stay with their major league roster, hoping he provides something that helps them make the postseason. More

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MLB Rumors – Pittsburgh Pirates Can’t Hang on to David Freese, Sean Rodriguez & Matthew Joyce

Posted on 14 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

Getting over a long slump, the Pittsburgh Pirates put themselves back in the wild card race for a postseason berth. The surprising ability of David Freese, Sean Rodriguez and Matthew Joyce has been a huge part of their recent success, but it also means they’ll be impossible to hold onto, all three of them together, once this season is over. More

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MLB Rumors – Pittsburgh Pirates & Baltimore Orioles Interested in Hector Santiago Trade

Posted on 25 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

With premier starting pitchers out of the pictures, teams in need of improving their rotation are looking at less attractive options with the same kind of zest. Hector Santiago of the Los Angeles Angels is a recent addition to the rumor mill, with the Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates being likely targets. More