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Gone To Soon: Pirates Prospect Evan Chambers Dead At 24

Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Evan Chambers passed away in his sleep this past weekend as noted in a statement by Pirates GM Neal Huntington. The Pirates signed Chambers after selecting him in the 3rd round of the 2009 June Amateur draft from Hillsborough Community College (Tampa, FL.). He played in 5 seasons within the Pirates farm system, but he missed most of 2013 with a broken...
Via Mets Merized Online
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor League Outfielder Evan Chambers Passes Away At Age 24

The Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Evan Chambers passed away in his sleep this past weekend as noted in a statement by Pirates GM Neal Huntington. The Pirates signed Chambers in the 3rd round of the 2009 June Amateur draft from Hillsborough Community College (Tampa, FL.). He played in 5 seasons within the Pirates farm system and batted .227/.361/.351, 214 runs, 68 Doubles, 29 HR, 158...
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December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor leaguer Evan Chambers passes away at 24

This afternoon, news came out via Twitter that Pirate prospect Evan Chambers died over the weekend at the age of 24. The club released a brief statement about it Monday night, saying that Chambers died in his sleep over the weekend and that they will work with the Chambers family to find a charity in which donations can be made in Evan's name. I don't have much else to...
Via WHYGAVS?
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Monday news: Stewart, Snider, Chambers

After a week of nothingness, there was a lot of Pirates news on Monday. The most notable was a trade with the Yankees that will bring catcher Chris Stewart to Pittsburgh in exchange for a player to be named later. Michael McKenry was designated for assignment to make room for Stewart, and it seems that Stewart will be the guy backing up Russell Martin in 2014. Much like Garrett Jones…it...
Via Raise the Jolly Roger!
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates prospect Evan Chambers dies in his sleep at 24

Pittsburgh Pirates minor league prospect Evan Chambers died in his sleep over the weekend. He was 24. Pirates general manager Neal Huntington had no additional details, but he said in a statement the team was ''shocked'' and ''saddened'' by Chambers' passing. A third-round draft pick in 2009, Chambers spent five years in the team's minor...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates prospect Chambers dies at 24

Pittsburgh Pirates minor league prospect Evan Chambers died in his sleep over the weekend. He was 24. Pirates general manager Neal Huntington had no additional details, but he said in a statement the team was ''shocked'' and ''saddened'' by Chambers' passing. A third-round draft pick in 2009, Chambers spent five years in the team's minor...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates prospect Evan Chambers passes away at 24

Sad news out of the Pirates organization: minor league outfielder Evan Chambers passed away in his sleep over the weekend. He was only 24. The team is working on a statement but players Tony Sanchez and Phil Irwin both confirmed the news on Twitter. Chambers was the team's third round pick in the 2009 draft. He was a career .227/.361/.351 hitter in parts of five minor league...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor League Injury Updates: Chambers, Pribanic, Fuesser, Hornback

Evan Chambers is out eight weeks with a broken foot. Here are some injury updates from minor league camp. **Evan Chambers broke his foot and will be out for eight weeks. The 2009 third round pick had successful surgery last week, and had his cast removed this week. He has been walking on crutches with a boot the last few days. **Aaron Pribanic had labrum surgery in the off-season...
Via Pirates Prospects
March 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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