MATT HAGUE RUMORS & GOSSIP
For a long time Matt Hague was everyone’s favorite underdog. He was so beloved he even had his own twitter campaign, #FreeMattHague. There was never really a huge reason for it. He’s been alright in his Minor League career, but certainly nothing obscenely special. Hague was drafted out of college and basically spent a whole [...]
The Pittsburgh Pirates have outrighted first baseman Matt Hague to Indianapolis, according to the MLB.com transactions page. It appears the move happened at the end of last week, although I don’t believe it was announced and this is the first I’ve noticed it. Hague was designated for assignment last week when the Pirates acquired Zach Stewart, Vin Mazzaro, and Clint Robinson...
Indianapolis Indians 6, Syracuse Chiefs 2
Matt Hague had 3 hits tonight.
The Indianapolis Indians exploded with 4 runs in the top of the 9th to break a 2-2 tie with the Syracuse Chiefs at Alliance Bank Stadium in Syracuse, NY. Phil Irwin, just promoted to the Indians from AA Altoona made his AAA debut tonight and lasted 4 innings, but did not factor into the decision...
INF/OF Matt Hague has been recalled from Indianapolis andC Eric Fryer has been optioned to Indianapolis.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) July 7, 2012
Matt Hague has been recalled after playing well in the International League since his last demotion. In his eight games since being optioned on June 27th, he was 11 for 35 (.314) with three doubles and a home run.
Eric Fryer goes...
Matt Hague has been recalled from Indy and Nate McLouth has been designated for assignment.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) May 25, 2012
Today it was announced that OF Nate McLouth has been designated for assignment by the Pirates and that Matt Hague has been recalled from AAA-Indianapolis.
McLouth has had a dreadful start to 2012 and is 0 for his last 21 at-bats. For the year...
Everyone in action.
Indianapolis 13, Durham 2 – Jo-Jo Reyes gave up 2 runs over 6 innings. Bryan Morris pitched 3 scoreless innings of relief. Starling Marte went 2 for 4 with 2 doubles and 2 walks. Matt Hague went 4 for 6 with a double. Jake Fox went 2 for 5 with a homer and a walk. Nick Evans was 4 for 6 with a homer and a double. Jordy Mercer went 2 for 3 with a double...
Going into today, there were 28 players who were still with the Pirates and one of those players, Juan Cruz, was not on the 40-man roster. Just about everything played out the way we all though, but there were some surprises on the moves made.
A.J. Burnett and Charlie Morton were both placed on the 15-day disabled list, cutting the club to 26. Then, to make room for Cruz on both...
Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Matt Hague sat in the visitors locker room at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday and sipped a cup of coffee.
Even Hague had to appreciate the irony.
The 26-year-old is hoping his promising spring will result in a roster spot when the clubs cut to 25 players on Wednesday. Yet even his eye-popping numbers may not keep him from being a victim of the numbers...
Via AP on Fox
April 03, 2012
Hague finished the 2011 season with a .309 average, 37 doubles, 12 homers, 75 RBI and a .372 OBP with Triple-A Indianapolis.
PITTSBURGH — In less than two weeks, first base prospect Matt Hague will be heading down to Bradenton, Fla., for spring training. This year, however, is different for Hague. The 26-year-old, who was added to the 40-man roster this offseason after being Rule...
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Pirates’ players and friends in Tuesday’s winter league action:
PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE
Indios de Mayaguez 2, Criollos de Caguas 1
A walk and two singles gave Mayaguez their first run in the 3rd inning. Both teams scored in the 5th — Los Indios on a single, a bunt, and a double, then a solo homer by Los Criollos. 3B Jeremy Farrell went 0-for-4 with 3 strikeouts.