Whiteangus

white angus

  • joined Aug 16, 2010
  • last login Jul 08, 2014
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Cedeno is hitting well below average, Tampa wishes they had this problem.

  We all bust Ronny's chops around here, and believe me, its more than justified.  I dont like bashing any of the current Pirates so as soon as Ronny is gone I will be making up for some lost...

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altoona vs richmond, 5-7-11

Since I still have no idea how to format this thing, (ive never said i was the smartest animal on this site) i will do my opinions of personel below as if I am responding to my own blogging. ...

Taillon to make his pro debut this week?

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Tim @ PiratesProspect has his ideas about the debut of our #1 Prospect.

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Altoona Curve 4-23-11

At the game with some friends tonight and wanted to pass along observations about a few of the Altoona players. The game went by quickly due to lack of offense from both the Curve and the Richmond...

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Sporting News Baseball Preview 2011

  I was perusing the magazine aisle at Walmart today, I have that kind of time, and found the annual prediction mags have just arrived.  What better reading material could you have in the mornings...

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Fangraphs rank Pirates system at #13

  I'm not going to say much about this, (i know, i know, finally Angus is shutting his opinionated hole), but i wanted to make sure everyone has a link to this page.  Its good to see that at least...

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The man behind DIPS... no, im not speaking of Frankie C.

  Below is a link to a fascinating read of the man who created the DIPS metric.  As everyone on here knows, I am not a fan of most, if any, of the metrics, especially concerning defense.  Yet this...

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Bad Baserunning 101

Tom Smith, known for his stellar photoshopping talents over at Rumbunter, has a terrific read on his blog site about the baserunning woes of not only last years Pirates squad, but many years...

Tony Sanchez Interview On MILB.com

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Refreshing interview with Tony about his jaw injury, friendship with Brock Holt and what he has done with his money since becoming a pro.

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the Pirates' prospect time machine

Been one of those boring days here, the kind when you end up looking for anything Pirate related when the internet porn gets a little too redundant.  Anyway, I started looking around for exPirates...

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cross off Wil Nieves

I'm guessing that NH dropped the ball on this one.  Time and time again, stellar major league talent is being ignored by Opie and his minions.  What's it going to take for us to get one superstar...

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Altoona Curve praised on MILB.com

  Very nice article on MILB about the Altoona Curve and some of the standout players on that team plus organizational "stars" from the past season.  I enjoy the articles that puts some praise on...

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What am I thankful for? This blogsite for starters.

  As you all know, I'm quite the chatty Cathy on this blog.  The reason for my constant  ramblings is my total disgust and frustration with other Bucco blogs on the web.  I'm not against someone...

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rule5 draft possibilities?

I am not up to date on all of the players that will be made available for the rule5 draft on December 9th.  Does anyone have a list of the available players, or at the least the TOP players...

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Pittsburgh's pitching problem goes back decades.

Below is a link to an article written by a fellow BuccoFan on the YardBarker network.  I'm re-posting this because of the time and research the writer obviously spent on his blog even though it...

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BA's top 20 Prospects for the International League

Just released, John Wagner of BA lists his top 20 prospects and has current Pirates Pedro Alvarez, Brad Lincoln and Jose Tabata on his list.  Color me surprised to see Lincoln on this list because...

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BA's top prospects for the Eastern League

  Just announced this morning, Baseball America has their annual top 20 prospects list up for the Eastern League.  Coming in at 14 and 15 are two of our highest ranked prospects;  Bryan Morris a...

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There's no other sport as streaky as Baseball

Most people are surprised to hear that Baseball is an individual sport.  No other sport has a true one-on-one situation as Baseball has with the pitcher and the batter.  A baseketball, football or...

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september callups update

in case anyone hasn't heard, below is a statement copied from MLBTradeRumors. The Pirates will designate Akinori Iwamura and Erik Kratz for assignment tomorrow, the team announced this afternoon....

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Baseball America has tentative Pirates top 10 prospects list.

The Pirates Top 10 Prospects list has seen its share of movement this year with graduations to the majors, draft signings, injuries, etc. What would the list look like after the signing...

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