Derek Shelton became just the latest manager to troll Twins skipper Rocco Baldelli. Baldelli is clearly loved throughout baseball, including in Pittsburgh. Pirates manager Derek Shelton was formerly a bench coach for Baldelli’s Twins. Thus far in the Steel City, Shelton has yet to make a substantial impact, but that doesn’t mean he’s not good
Minnesota Twins pitcher JA Happ Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports 3 unbelievable Jacob deGrom stats that prove he’s MVP of April by Mark Powell How much power does one sports media mogul have? A lot, evidently. Look, of course we’re joking. There is no such thing as a baseball jinx, as much as we
After a long, successful career in the major leagues, infielder Neil Walker has decided that it’s officially time to hang up his cleats and call it a career. Throughout his 12-year MLB career, Neil Walker seemed to always have a smile on his face. The man was a fan favorite and for good reason. Now,
San Diego Padres pitcher Blake Snell (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) 1 trade Red Sox must make to stick it to the Yankees by Mark Powell Mets take first game of doubleheader vs Phillies in walk-off fashion (Video) by Braulio Perez The Pirates forced Jayce Tingler to pull Blake Snell in the first inning of
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – APRIL 01: Willson Contreras #40 of the Chicago Cubs dives for a relay throw as Colin Moran #19 of the Pittsburgh Pirates runs past to score a run in the 45th inning during the Opening Day home game at Wrigley Field on April 01, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty
The Tampa Bay Rays are eyeing a reunion with Chris Archer, which would be the ultimate slap in the face to the Pittsburgh Pirates. After losing Charlie Morton in free agency, the Tampa Bay Rays are looking toward a familiar face as a starting rotation option. According to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times,
The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded first baseman Josh Bell to the Washington Nationals in a monster move. Who in the heck saw this move coming? While millions of folks are out there doing last-minute Christmas shopping, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Nationals were busy working overtime on the biggest trade of the offseason thus far.
The Yankees took a calculated risk by trading for Jameson Taillon, but the price they paid the Pirates was shockingly low. There’s a decent chance that Jameson Taillon’s checkered injury history will prevent him from becoming the impact pitcher the Yankees hope he will be. It’s still impossible to describe this trade as anything other
The San Diego Padres are taking advantage of a slow Hot Stove season by adding Joe Musgrove to their starting rotation. No team has been more active this winter than the San Diego Padres. After falling to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Division Series, they used their offseason to bolster their pitching rotation.