Kevin Newman

Pittsburgh Pirates #27 - Short Stop

  • Born: 08/04/93
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 200
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

The Pirates’ trade of Jameson Taillon is a symptom of what’s wrong with baseball


NARRATOR: It’s not going to get better from here.

FanGraphs releases 2021 ZiPS projections


Each year, FanGraphs releases its ZiPS projections by Dan Szymborski, outlining statistical expectations for individual players and teams as a whole. This year’s edition for the Pittsburgh Pirates...

NL Central 2020 Offseason Moves and 2021 Outlook: Pittsburgh Pirates


This is the final installment of my 2020 offseason series for the NL Central. I covered the Cubs here, the Brewers here, and the Reds here. Today, I discuss the Pittsburgh Pirates, who had a...

Taking a closer look at the Atlanta Braves Rule 5 selections


A closer look at Braves Rule 5 picks AJ Puckett, Jalen Miller, and Jacob Pearson.

Who should be the Pirates’ starting shortstop in 2021?


Shortstop was one of the many areas of weakness for the 2020 Pittsburgh Pirates. As a whole, the Pirates ranked 29th in total shortstop fWAR at -0.3. The two players who manned that position in...

Best of the 2020 Season: Pitching


Plenty of highlights and analysis as we break down the best overall and single-game pitching performances by the Cardinals this season.

Pittsburgh Pirates: When one window closes


In the city of bridges, the Steel City: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the baseball team on the North Shore, the Pittsburgh Pirates, have seen better days. In a 60-game 15k this year — a year in which...

How Arizona Wildcats fared in the 2020 MLB season

Despite dealing with two coronavirus outbreaks, the MLB was able to complete its shortened 60-game 2020 season. As the playoffs get underway, let’s check in to see how all the former Arizona...

NL Central Transaction Sunday Night: 9/20


BREWERS 9/14/20: Optioned RHP J.P. Feyereisen to the ATS. Activated RHP Ray Black from the 45-day IL. Claimed OF Billy McKinney on outright assignment waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays and...

Cards Plate 5 in Lucky 7th to Escape No-Hit Nightmare!


‘Pen blanks Bucs over final 3.2 innings

Game Recap: Pirates vs Cardinals, 9/19/20


The Pittsburgh Pirates (15-36) and St. Louis Cardinals (24-24) met Saturday night at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. Mitch Keller (1-1) took the ball for Pittsburgh, while Kwang Hyun Kim (2-0) was the...