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


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


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


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

Pirates DFA Stewart


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

Rocky rotation options for Colorado


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

Pirates to sign Karstens


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

Saturday Rockpile: Say no to Karstens


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


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

Twins sign Mike Pelfrey for 1 year, $4 million


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


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


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

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