WVU vs Missouri Review

West Virginia quarterback, Skyler Howard, suffered, but played through a rib injury in Saturday’s win against the Missouri Tigers. Rushel Shell also left the game missed most of the second half due to leg cramps. Although his backup Justin Crawford rushed for 101 yards, and a touchdown while Shell was out. Skyler Howard threw 23/35…

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What’s Wrong with Andrew McCutchen?

This 2016 season has been one to forget for the Pirates’ center fielder Andrew McCutchen. And as an avid Pirates fan, I continue to wonder when our franchise player is going to get out of this long-lived slump. For this season McCutchen is batting only a .245 average with 100 strikeouts in just 90 games….

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Pirates Promote Josh Bell

The Pittsburgh Pirates have called up yet another young prospect to the team. This prospect however isn’t a pitcher. It is in fact first baseman Josh Bell. Bell is a 23-year old switch-hitter. Standing at 6′ 4″, this first baseman was selected 61st overall in the 2011 MLB Draft. From Baseball America’a recently updated top…

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Jameson Taillon on DL, Steven Brault to Start Tonight

After Monday’s game against the Cardinals, the Pirates place Jameson Taillon on the 15-day DL for right shoulder fatigue. This makes pitching problems for the Pirates even worse. After following the Gerrit Cole injury not to long ago.¬†Taillon was scheduled to start today. To take his place, the Pirates will promote left-hander Steven Brault¬†from Triple-AAA…

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Chad Kuhl to make MLB Debut

That’s right, another prospect call up for the Pittsburgh Pirates, and another pitcher. Top prospect, and right handed throwing Chad Kuhl will be making his Major League debut tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw on ESPN. Chad Kuhl is a 23 year old righty who was drafted out of the 9th round…

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Pirates Hit Three Home Runs in Win Over Angels

The Pittsburgh Pirates, after losing a four game series to the Marlins in Miami. Have finally returned home to PNC Park for some interleague baseball against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. After a rough 9-2 loss in the first game of the series. The Pirates look to tie up the series with a win…

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