Jeff Karstens

Pittsburgh Pirates #27 - Pitcher

  • Born: 09/24/82
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 185

Free Agent Profile: Jeff Karstens

The former Yankees prospect and Pirates pitcher is on the market, but he has not pitched in a big league game since 2012.

Bunch of medical updates

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A.J. Burnett's simulated game went without incident. He will be re-evaluated this afternoon. There are no details available about when he might make his next start. (Burnett is currently...

DL likely for Karstens

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Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Karstens will likely start the regular season on the disabled list due to a shoulder injury.

White Sox claim Stewart

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The Chicago White Sox have claimed right-hander Zach Stewart off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Pirates DFA Stewart

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The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated right handed pitcher Zach Stewart for assignment, MLB.com reported earlier today.

Rocky rotation options for Colorado

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Which free-agent pitchers should Rockies GM Dan O'Dowd pursue on a limited budget?

Pirates to sign Karstens

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Jeff Karstens to return to Pittsburgh on a one-year deal.

Saturday Rockpile: Say no to Karstens

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The Rockies have interest in Jeff Karstens and Brandon Webb, both of whom would present low-risk alternatives to actual decent pitchers. I say go with one and stay away from the other.

Rockies targeting Karstens, Garcia

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The club is still looking for another arm, either for the rotation or the bullpen.

Twins sign Mike Pelfrey for 1 year, $4 million

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Another of the Pirates' reported targets this offseason has left the market. What does Pelfrey's new contract suggest about the decision to non-tender Jeff Karstens?

Dodgers (still) interested in Joel Hanrahan

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This isn't exactly news (since we heard about something like this as recently as a couple weeks ago), but Buster Olney reports that the Dodgers are interested in Joel Hanrahan. Given that the...

Rumors: Pirates interested in John Lannan

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If the Pirates are interested in John Lannan, it likely isn't to take Jeff Karstens' spot in the rotation.

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