Found October 19, 2012 on
Off Base Percentage:
It seems like, on top of being a really good baseball player, Andrew McCutchen is also a fan of both Carrie Underwood and redneck TV show Honey Boo Boo.Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. MLB Star Andrew McCutchen -- I LOOOOOVE Honey Boo Boo!!! - Watch More Celebrity Videos or SubscribeI guess when you put up a 7.0 bWAR season and are willing to sign a below market value contract to stay with the Pittsburgh Pirates, things like this can be forgiven. Carrie Underwood, OK, I'll buy it, but Honey Boo Boo? Da **** Cutch?
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Andrew McCutchen was busy feasting on National League pitching this season, but that doesn't mean he didn't have time to catch up on Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. McCutchen was tracked down by TMZ recently, and the conversation quickly turned to the TLC reality program, which features 7-year-old beauty pageant participant Alana Thompson. In fact, the Pirates outfielder wasn...
Add Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen to the list of ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ fans. In a recent interview with TMZ the National League’s batting champion let it be known that he enjoys the show.Here Comes Honey Boo Boo is a show about an aspiring 7-year-old beauty queen pageant participant, Alana Thompson, and her family who reside in Georgia. “I’m a big...
The Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff was strong for the first four months of the season, but saw a drop off in the months of August and September, as the team fell out of the playoff hunt. During April (combined 2.78 ERA) and May (3.71), the pitching kept the Pirates in games while the offense struggled to click. June (3.97) and July (3.74), the staff remained strong, but saw the...
The Pirates bullpen continued to be a strength for Pittsburgh again during the 2012 season. The 2011 bullpen finished with a 3.76 ERA, and were even better this year. The ‘pen finished with a combined 3.36 ERA — which finished ranked seventh in the National League (11th in the Majors). In the first half of the season, the relievers sported an impressive 2.59 mark. That number...
The latest 2012 recap was the look at the starting pitchers. The last few years the Pirates have pursued a big free agent pitcher over the off-season. In 2010 they went after Jorge de la Rosa. Last year they went after Edwin Jackson. In each case the Pirates were turned down.
Looking at the current makeup of the rotation, they might not have to go that route this year. A.J. Burnett...
The Scottsdale Scorpions beat Mesa 8-3 tonight. Here are the results for the Pirates prospects.
**Matt Curry played first base and hit fourth. Curry went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts.
**Adalberto Santos went 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI. He started at second base and hit fifth.
**Gift Ngoepe played shortstop, batting ninth. He went 1-for-3 with a walk.
**Tyler Waldron pitched the...
Only two Pirates prospects got in to action today, as the Scottsdale Scorpions beat Salt River 1-0.
**Matt Curry went 1-for-4 with a double. It was the third double of the AFL season for Curry. He was batting fourth and playing first base.
**Adalberto Santos went 1-for-3 with a stolen base. Santos hit fifth and was the designated hitter.
It was a slow night for the Pirates prospects in the AFL, but Scottsdale won 5-3.
**Matt Curry entered the game late, replacing Ricky Oropesa at first base. Curry went 0-for-1 at the plate.
**Vic Black came in to pitch the ninth inning with a 5-3 lead. Black gave up one hit, but got three outs for his first save in the AFL. He needed just 12 pitches to get through the inning. The...
Here are the results from the Pirates prospects in yesterday’s winter league action.
**Ramon Cabrera got his second start behind the plate, and went 0-for-4 with a walk.
**Anderson Hernandez went 1-for-4 with a double and two walks for the Tigers in the Dominican League.
**In the same game, Alen Hanson entered as a pinch hitter in the eighth inning and grounded out in his only...
Pirates lefty Tony Watson had a solid season out of the bullpen appearing 68 games and compiling a 5-2 record with a 3.38 ERA. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with Watson at the end of the season.
Thursday nights in LA Blok is definitely one of the Hollywood hotspots you should check out if you’re trying to spot a baller. Last week Matt Kemp, Eagles DeSean Jackson – he’s on a bye week – and Pirates Andrew McCutchen were spotted partying there. Actress Sanaa Lathan was there too plus more. Check a [...]