JARED HUGHES RUMORS & GOSSIP
Here are your This Week in Buccos Baseball Notes for 8/11/14 thru 8/17/14, the 20th week of the Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 baseball season.
Weekly result: 2 wins and 5 Losses, 33 Runs Scored and 36 Runs Allowed
Hero of the week: Travis Snider. Lunch Box hit safely in every game this week going 11 for 26. Snider found his power stroke against the Detroit pitching staff. He took...
They said he would never return. Who said that? Well… (Photo Credit: David Hague)
Clint Hurdle had only one hope left. He tossed aside the morning paper, headline splashed “PIRATES LOSE 13-0,” and hopped into his pickup truck. He took the fast lane, following the signs for Indianapolis.
“Well, the man did say he wanted to get away from it all,” he thought.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have put pitcher Jared Hughes on the 15-day disabled list because of inflammation in his right shoulder.
The Pirates recalled outfielder Alex Presley from Triple-A Indianapolis on Saturday. The roster move with Hughes was retroactive to Thursday.
Hughes was called up by the Pirates from the minors on Monday. He and appeared in two games and allowed two runs...
Via AP on Fox
June 08, 2013
The Pittsburgh Pirates placed right handed pitcher Jared Hughes, who had been part of a nine man bullpen, on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
As reported by Tom Singer at MLB.com,
"Hughes had pitched twice since his latest call-up from Indianapolis on
Monday, working 2 2/3 innings in a pair of appearances in Atlanta
earlier this week."...
Last season, Hughes posted a 2.85 ERA with 50 strikeouts in 75.2 innings. (Photo Credit: David Hague)
Right-handed reliever Jose Contreras has been placed on the bereavement list due to a death in his family, and the Pirates have recalled righty Jared Hughes to take his spot in the bullpen.
Contreras made his Pirates debut May 5 and has pitched in five games, with four strikeouts...
Jared Hughes kind of came out of nowhere last year to have a mighty fine season, possibly a little too good. He throws sinkers most of the time, it’s clearly his best pitch and his approach is predicated on it. He can’t be effective without it. Hughes doesn’t miss many bats. He also had [...]
Pirates rookie reliever Jared Hughes gained the nickname of "The Mayor" during his climb through the farm system because of his ability to make friends with seemingly everybody with his friendly and outgoing nature.
Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Jared Hughes thought the issue of his alleged racial remark had been resolved when he had a telephone conversation with Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips, but he felt a need to defend himself after hearing Phillips repeat his accusation on television, according to CBSSports.com. "I didn't say those things,'' Hughes told CBSSports...
RHP Jared Hughes has been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis. He replaces RHP Evan Meek, who was optioned to Triple-A on Monday.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) May 1, 2012
Yesterday, Evan Meek was optioned to AAA, opening up a roster spot in the Pirates’ bullpen. Jared Hughes has been recalled for his third ML stint this season.
So far, Hughes has been impressive with a...
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RHP Jared Hughes has been recalled for today’s doubleheader against Colorado.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) April 25, 2012
Due to the new CBA signed over the off-season, teams are able to add a 26th man to their rosters for double headers. The Pirates’ have chosen reliever Jared Hughes to be that man.
Hughes has a 2.08 ERA over 8 2/3 innings so far the season for the Pirates...