Well….if you went to sleep with the Pirates ahead 2-0 and looking good yet again, you certainly got an unpleasant surprise this morning. The offense completely stopped producing, Jared Hughes lost the lead, and then in the ninth, Rob Scahill set himself up for disaster, nearly escaped it, then indeed suffered a disaster: a two out walk off grand slam. Normally you wouldn’t...
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 — Bill Brink (@BrinkPG) April 5, 2015 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...
Via Associated Press
November 11, 2014 | Discuss
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...
Via Associated Press
September 02, 2014 | Discuss
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