Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Four Pirates Taken in the Dominican Winter League Draft

The Dominican Winter League held it’s annual draft today and four Pittsburgh Pirates minor league players were taken among the 146 picks. The DWL draft allows teams to reserve players that usually aren’t quite ready for the league yet, so it’s basically players in the low levels of the minors. An example of that was two years ago when Gregory Polanco, Alen Hanson and Willy...
Via Pirates Prospects
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami shut out by Texas Tech, on verge of elimination

CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Freshman left-hander Dylan Dusek scattered four hits over eight innings as Texas Tech defeated Miami 3-0 on Saturday night in a winners' bracket game in the Coral Gables regional. Dusek (7-0) set a career high for innings pitched while striking out three and walking one for Texas Tech (42-18). Corey Taylor pitched the ninth and earned his second save. Chris...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

ACC Baseball Tournament Roundup Day 3

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- It was the kind of wind that only manages to lazily push hot, muggy air around rather than cool anyone off, but it was a strong enough breeze that it aided nine home runs on their journey out of NewBridge Bank Park in the first two games of ACC Tournament play. And so it seemed fitting that the nightcap featured a defensive battle as the wind died down and two...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Diaz Wins And Dominates Once Again in 6-1 Victory

By Austin Sapin May 23, 2013, that is 351 days since the Hurricanes last lost with Chris Diaz (9-0) starting for Miami and on Friday night, the junior was extremely impressive once again. The Florida City, Fla., native surrendered just two hits and one earned run and the Canes (36-14, 20-5 ACC) continue to hold possession of first place in the ACC, at 20-5. Last season, Durham was...
Via CaneInsider
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Diaz Leads Hurricanes To Their 30th Win Over #20 Clemson

By Austin Sapin The No. 11 ranked team in the country has won 17 out of its last 18 games but not many were great resume boosting wins. On Friday night, the Miami Hurricanes (30-13, 17-5 ACC) got a chance to boost their NCAA Tournament profile against No. 20 Clemson and took full advantage of that opportunity with a 5-2 victory. Chris Diaz improved his record on the season to 7-0...
Via CaneInsider
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes Extend Winning Streak to 14 In A Crazy 3-2 Victory

By Austin Sapin The No.11 Miami Hurricanes (27-12, 15-4 ACC) are the hottest team in college baseball and based off Saturday night’s game, they are going to be hard to stop. In another wild finish, the Canes won in the ninth inning on a Brad Fieger sacrifice fly to right field that scored Ricky Eusebio for a 3-2 victory. Miami has now won 14 straight games, it’s longest streak...
Via CaneInsider
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Canes Win 10th In A Row in 12-2 Blowout Of Pittsburgh

By Austin Sapin One of the biggest aspects in sports is momentum, and right now the Miami Hurricanes have all the momentum in the world, dominating the Pittsburgh Panthers 12-2, for their 10th straight win. Canes ace, Chris Diaz (6-0), provided another dominant performance going 6.0+ innings, striking out a career high-tying 10 batters and allowing only six hits and two runs.  After...
Via CaneInsider
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Pirates News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

WATCH: Suh steps on Aaron Rodgers

Browns owner sends message to Manziel

Ray Allen leaning toward retirement?

Ravens clinch playoff spot

Murray, Bryant set team records

Pats fans serenade Pete Frates

Browns to part ways with Josh Gordon?

Manziel was late after throwing party?

Amari Cooper not a fan of New Orleans

Harbaugh to Mich. is done deal

WATCH: Jennifer Lawrence supports Louisville with chant

Did Bielema do ‘Horns Down’?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.