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Pirates 2016 Trade Deadline Recap and Analysis

Pirates 2016 Trade Deadline Recap and Analysis

As of 4:00PM Eastern Time yesterday, the craze that the MLB Trade Deadline brings to baseball fans everywhere had ended. So we thought. Source: Blue Jays get Liriano from Pirates — Robert Murray (@RobertMurrayFRS) August 1, 2016 49 minutes after the deadline, Robert Murray of Today’s Knuckle Ball broke the news that Francisco Liriano had been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays; leaving Gerrit Cole as the only starting pitcher on the opening

Every MLB Team’s Best Trade Since 2000

Every MLB Team’s Best Trade Since 2000

With the upcoming MLB trade deadline, many teams will either look to be buyers in anticipation of the playoffs or sellers as they will look to rebuild for the future. MLB teams will find bargain deals or will be ripped off. Every team has had their share of great, bargain deals throughout the last two decades. From acquiring a superstar to obtaining a prospect that would eventually become a star,

Better Days Are Ahead for The Angels

Better Days Are Ahead for The Angels

If you ask any Angels fan for their opinion on how the season has been so far, you better stand back and just let them rant for a few minutes. The 2016 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have been the following: dreadful, disappointing, unlucky, embarrassing, embarrassing, embarrassing, and… embarrassing. Why the repetition of the word “embarrassing”? Well here are a few reasons why..   From blowing leads to getting ejected

Believe in Neal Huntington – Pittsburgh Pirates Mid-Season Review

Believe in Neal Huntington – Pittsburgh Pirates Mid-Season Review

After losing 14 of 20 games that included two separate 5-game losing streaks, the Pittsburgh Pirates seem to be back on track having won 9 of their last 11. That late surge helped the Pirates post a 46-43 record at the break, which is good for 3rd in the NL Central and are now just half a game back from the Cardinals, and seven back from the struggling Chicago Cubs.

Jung Ho Kang Allegations Weigh Heavy Whether Proven Guilty or Not

Jung Ho Kang Allegations Weigh Heavy Whether Proven Guilty or Not

Chicago – Chicago police are investigating a sexual assault allegation against Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang over an incident that allegedly took place when his team was in town last month, a police spokesman confirmed Tuesday. Kang can’t comment because it’s an ongoing police investigation. Here is the team’s statement pic.twitter.com/Zib9lSF5vu — Adam Berry (@adamdberry) July 5, 2016 As the article linked above from the Chicago Tribune states, Jung Ho Kang

The Time for Jameson Taillon in a Pirates’ Uniform is now.

The Time for Jameson Taillon in a Pirates’ Uniform is now.

Featured image credited to milb.com The time is now. It’s early enough that this isn’t a critical game of the season to take a chance for one game, and it’ll give the Pirates organization and fan base a glimpse into the future. If they’re going to call up Jameson Taillon from Triple-A Indianapolis, the time is this Wednesday vs. The New York Mets. Here’s why: The Pirates will go with

5 Players That Could Be Traded Before the MLB Trade Deadline

5 Players That Could Be Traded Before the MLB Trade Deadline

It is that time of the year again… well almost. MLB is months away from the exciting and you never know what to expect Trade Deadline, August 1st to be exact, and plenty of teams are already prepping up for the monumental day in the baseball season. Many teams have begun to identify themselves as buyers or sellers with the playoff race beginning to heat up. Teams such as the

Bryce Harper Suspended for His Actions Monday Night

Bryce Harper Suspended for His Actions Monday Night

According to Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, Bryce Harper has officially been suspended (on Bryce Harper bobble-head night) and fined, an undisclosed amount, for one game following his post-game antics Monday night. Harper is appealing, however, and will continue to play until his appeal has been heard. MLB suspends #Nationals’ Bryce Harper for one game and announces an undisclosed fine for his actions Monday night. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) May 11,