The Pirates set their Opening Day roster this afternoon, but I spent most of the day grading tests and working on a season preview for tomorrow, so I’m just getting around to putting the post together now.
There is exactly one surprise with this final roster: Charlie Morton’s ugly spring indicated coupled with the rehab from his hip surgery landed him on the disabled list,...
The Opening Day roster is set:
#Pirates opening day roster: pic.twitter.com/PaS4blBsTq
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Rob Scahill was the one to sneak in to that final bullpen spot – a true surprise that really came out of nowhere. I don’t really understand the move and I don’t think anyone else does either. Since Morton went on the DL, I don’t think anything...
The Tigers keep playing for now; it hasn`t burned them yet. Also: Dean Anna gets a big-league deal, Rob Scahill is on the move, and San Diego is rid of Roach.
Bucs notes from a somewhat busy Veterans Day:
Clint Hurdle did not win the NL Manager of the Year award – he came in second to Washington’s Matt Williams. You could have probably guessed that Williams would win it after the first-year manger led the Nats to the league’s best record a year after they failed to make the playoffs. That’s just how these awards tend to work....
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Colorado Rockies have traded right-hander Rob Scahill to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league righty Shane Carle.
The deal was announced Tuesday.
The 27-year-old Scahill was 1-0 with a 4.80 ERA in 12 relief outings for Colorado this season.
Scahill made his big league debut in 2012 with Colorado and pitched 23 games in the majors in 2013.
The 23-year-old Carle...
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November 11, 2014
DENVER (AP) Right-handed reliever Tommy Kahnle, sidelined since mid-August by inflammation in his pitching shoulder, has been activated from the disabled list by the Colorado Rockies.
In separate moves Tuesday, the team recalled right-handed pitcher Rob Scahill and infielder-outfielder Kyle Parker from its Triple A Colorado Springs affiliate.
Kahnle missed 15 games while recovering...
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September 02, 2014