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Photos from the Spring finale Saturday against the Phillies at Citizen's Bank Park. Click here...

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Photos from the Spring finale Saturday against the Phillies at Citizen's Bank Park. Click here...

Going down to Citizen's Bank Park for the Pirates game against the Phils today. If anyone is...

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Going down to Citizen's Bank Park for the Pirates game against the Phils today. If anyone is interested, I can post my photos from the handful of games I saw down in Bradenton and today's Spring Training finale? Just let me know. Let's Go Bucs.

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Bucs claim Hayden Penn

I just saw that MLB Trade Rumors (via Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald) is reporting that the Bucs claimed Hayden Penn of waiver from the Marlins.  He's 25 and out of options.  He was always...

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Harry Kalas

(UPDATE: This is a FanPost and, I think, a very good one, but not all the opinions expressed herein necessarily reflect the views of the guy who runs Bucs Dugout. So be warned.) I've been a...

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Andy Marte?

I saw that the Indians placed one-time blue chip prospect Andy Marte on waivers to make room for Salas from the Rays.  Marte is still only 25 and I think he's the kind of player the Pirates need to...

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Pedro Photo on PG

So I saw this photo on the PG (which is uncredited) and this is what I thought, in this specific order: First I thought:  Wow, that Pedro Alvarez is a handsome dude. Second I thought:  What...

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Pearce at MLBTR

Major League Baseball Trade Rumors has a series of write-ups about blocked prospects.  Right now they have a piece up detailing the Steve Pearce situation.  It's mostly stuff we already know and...

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Video on PG

There's a video up on the Post-Gazette about the first day of camp.  There were a couple of things I found interesting.First, they show some drills that the catchers work through blocking balls in...

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BH Kim Signs with Bucs

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Worthwhile Free Agents

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Rule V Draft

What are we getting?I guess the Devil Rays are entertaining 2 options: Take Brian Barton with the first pick. Sell the pick to the Padres, who will take Brian Barton. I'm going to try and keep...

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Wilson in Mix for Cards

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Francisco Cordero to Reds

Ken Rosenthal reported a few hours ago that the Reds have reached a preliminary agreement (4yrs/$46m) with free agent closer Francisco Cordero: The deal, which is pending a physical, is the largest...

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Bucs Claim Phil Dumatrait

Yesterday the Bucs made a pair of moves, outrighting 10th string catcher Carlos Maldonado to the minors and acquiring starting pitcher Phil Dumatrait off waivers from the Reds.Dumatrait is a 26...

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Pirates Pick Up Izturis

The Post-Gazette is reporting that the Pirates have acquired Cesar Izturis from the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named later. This move, in my mind, pretty much spells the end of Jack Wilson's...

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Pirates Sign Daniel Moskos

The Post Gazette is reporting that the Pirates' first round selection Daniel Moskos has agreed to terms with the team.  The deal should be announced this afternoon.I'm not getting terribly excited...

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Is this real?

So it occurred to me that so far this season the Buccos have had the following problems:Superstar Lefty Adam LaRoche can not hit. Freddy Sanchez has been injured in more ways that one. Xavier Nady...

Pirates vs. Cardinals 4/9

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Home opener at PNC Park in Pittsburgh today. Cold, cold, cold.Braden Looper (0-1, 4.50) vs. Ian Snell (0-0, 3.00)Here's the box. Chris Duffy returns to the leadoff position. Freddy Sanchez moves to...

Pittsburgh vs. Cincinnati 4/7

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Cincinnati #1 Aaron Harang vs. Pittsburgh #5 Tony Armas Jr.Right now we're in the middle of the 4th and the Bucs have touched up Harangatang for 5 earned. Adam LaRoche has hit is first homer for...

SUNDAY! SUNDAY! SUNDAY!

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Good evening, folks, and welcome to the 2007 MLB season...I thought this was interesting: Upset at being sent to the minors, Cantu asked the Devil Rays to trade him. Do you think the Bucs are...

Saturday Moves

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The Bucs placed Freddy Sanchez on the 15 Day DL today. The move basically guarantees both Brad Eldred and Ryan Doumit will make the 25 man roster and break camp with the big club, as well as...

Friday Goods

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Pirates have informed Dan Kolb that he will not be placed on the 25 man roster, and has subsequently become a free agent as of today. If he had made the team he would have been owed $1.25m plus...

Thursday Roundup

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The Bucs tied with the Phillies 5-5. Shawn Chacon gave up back to back homers to Ryan Howard and Pat Burrell. Chris Duffy had a stolen base and Jason Bay drove in 3. Ryan Doumit made an awesome...

Wednesday Roundup

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Yesterday the Batting Buccos brought down the lowly Boston Red Sox 3-2 in a spring rematch of the first World Series. Pirates' backstop Ronnie Paulino hit a 2-run homer in the first off former...

Tuesday Notes

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Updating a few news items from the last couple of days, the Post-Gazette' Dejan Kovacevic is reporting that NL Batting Champ Freddy Sanchez is set to try game action tomorrow in a minor league test...

Monday Notes

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Bucs were beaten badly in Bradenton by the Devil Rays yesterday, 12-4. A few notes from the game: -Tom Gozelanny continued his awful spring by allowing 7 runs (five earned) in 5 innings of work. ...

Saturday's Action

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Sean Burnett was sent down yesterday after having an incredibly good spring, and it turns out he wasn't real happy about it. "I'm furious, frustrated," Burnett said. "I threw the [stuffing] out of...

Pirates vs. Yankees

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Yankees travel from Legends Field to battle the Bucs in Bradenton.Here's an updated box score.Chacon pitched a solid 3 innings, allowing 1 hit, none earned, no walks and 4 Ks. Two of the Ks though...

Armas's Decent Outting

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PG's Paul Meyer reports that Tony Armas has improved his standing with the club and supported his claim to the fifth starter spot (or maybe fourth?).Interesting note from the article: Freddy...

Bucs vs. Red Sox

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I don't have the time to do play by play today, but I did think I would post my observations throughout the game.-The Bucs send Gorzelanny to the bump today to face Daisuke Matsuzaka. Gorzelanny...

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