Former Chicago Cubs prospect Felix Pie gave some advice to a teammate recently that was administered in an unusual way. Pie, who has been patrolling centerfield this season for the Hanwha Eagles in the Korean Baseball Organization, felt his pitcher wasn’t throwing enough strikes. Instead of yelling from the outfield or taking his teammate aside in the dugout during innings, Pie...
Felix Pie will bring speed and some contact hitting to the Pirates, though not much else.
SAN DIEGO — No time for formalities. Why was outfielder Felix Pie called up Wednesday to join the Pirates’ roster?
“We felt he was our best available option,” Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said. “With Travis [Snider] being on the DL, Alex Presley and Andrew Lambo in limbo...
Felix Pie has been added to the roster, batting leadoff tonight. (Photo Credit: David Hague)
The Pittsburgh Pirates have called up Felix Pie and have added him to tonight’s lineup, batting leadoff and playing left-field. Ryan Reid is expected to be optioned to make room for Pie on the 25-man roster. No word on the 40-man roster move, which needs to be made since Pie isn’t currently...
Below are the top Runs Created* totals in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ farm system from the last week. The rankings include every hitter who had an at-bat for a Pirates’ minor league affiliate, not including DSL teams, and with no limitations on whether the hitter has prospect eligibility. Players who spent time at different levels are counted multiple times, once for each level,...
The Pirates have signed outfielder Felix Pie to a minor league contract. The deal includes an invite to spring training and incentives based on plate appearances if he makes the major league club.
Born: February 8, 1985
Signed: Int’l Free Agent, 2001 (Cubs)
How acquired: Minor League Free Agent
Country: Dominican Republic
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Pie was regarded as a potential five-tool outfielder while he was with the Cubs, but he never developed...
The Tribe made some moves on Friday. No, not for the elusive Right Handed Bat but for Pie.
Specifically, outfielder Felix Pie (also Jose Lopez and Aaron Cunningham).
From Paul Hoynes:
Antonetti on Friday signed infielder Jose Lopez and outfielder Felix Pie to minor-league deals with spring-training invitations. Then he traded Class AA closer Cory Burns to San Diego for...
Felix Pie will earn $700,000 with a chance to make another $300,000 in incentives if he makes the Indians big-league club. Pie and Lopez receive spring training invitations.
<span lang="EN-GB" style="line-height: 150%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; color: #101010; font-size: 9pt; mso-ansi-language: EN-GB;">Well, it looks like Felix Pie is no longer a member of the Baltimore Orioles, as he signed a minor-league deal with the Cleveland Indians.
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The Cleveland Indians and Felix Pie have agreed to a two-year Minor League deal with a Spring Training invitation, Dan Connolly of The Baltimore Sun reports. The deal is worth up to $1 million with performance bonuses.
Pie last played 85 games with the Baltimore Orioles in 2011 where he hit .220/.264/.280, but was designated for assignment in August.. He signed a one-year contract...