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Halo Headlines: Angels still looking for pitching, project the outfielders performance

The February 10th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Angels still looking for pittching, project the outfielders performance and much more... The Story: The Angels are still looking to add another starting pitcher, but their options are dwindling with Paul Maholm signing with the Dodgers. The Monkey Says: And Chris Capuano is being pursued by...
Via Monkey with a Halo
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

This is the Creepiest Thing Involving a Pirates Hat

This comes from Anna, originally from this Twitter account. It's one of those Twitter accounts that posts photos all day and has a stupid amount of followers. I deal with these all the time...once those accounts tweet out pictures of mini ponies or anything small and cute, I get sent the pics from readers. In a venn diagram of PSAMP and those insanely-popular photo Twitters,...
Via PSAMP
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Karstens pain free, will showcase himself to teams in January

After becoming a front-end starter for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2011 and 2012, Jeff Karstens missed all of 2013 due to shoulder surgery. Karstens tore his rotator cuff and labrum in Spring Training and had surgery to repair both tears. Now, as Jon Heyman reports, he is rehabbing and plans to showcase himself to teams in January.jeff karstens said to be pain-free and in midst of...
Via MLB Injury News
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates rumors: A.J. Burnett is considering retirement

The Pittsburgh Pirates have declined the $14.1 million qualifying offer on all three free agents eligible to receive it according to MLB.com’s Tom Singer. The free agents are shortstop Clint Barmes and right-handed pitchers Jeff Karstens and A.J. Burnett. Refusing to make the offers to Barmes (who lost his starting role) and Karstens (who missed all of 2013 to rotator cuff surgery...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

First Pitch: MLB Free Agency Begins – What to Expect

Major League Baseball free agency officially began at midnight. Players who were eligible for free agency actually became free agents last week, but the exclusive negotiating window ended at 11:59 PM EST on Monday night. Free agents can now sign with any team they wish. The Pirates have seven free agents — A.J. Burnett, Marlon Byrd, Clint Barmes, Jeff Karstens, Kyle Farnsworth...
Via Pirates Prospects
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

The Pirates Have Plenty of Starting Pitching Depth in 2014

One of the biggest keys to the 2013 season for the Pittsburgh Pirates was their pitching depth. The Pirates used 12 different starting pitchers, and most of those starters were used in the first three months of the season. That didn’t count guys like Jeff Karstens and Kyle McPherson, who were counted on pre-season as depth options, but weren’t available due to injuries. The off...
Via Pirates Prospects
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Pirates 2013-14 Off-Season Contract Situations

The MLB off-season is full of potential moves, whether those moves are free agency, option years, arbitration eligible players, or non-tender candidates. Earlier this week I looked at some of the bigger moves that were in store for the Pirates this off-season. Below is a list of players who are eligible for off-season transactions, along with some important dates for those transactions...
Via Pirates Prospects
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

An ode to Jeff Karstens

I am a sucker for guys like Jeff Karstens. And there is no rhyme or reason for the fact. It just is. Perhaps it is because he is a former Yankee and it is a personal habit to follow such creatures once they leave the New York nest. But he left a long time ago. Perhaps it is because he was not drafted until the nineteenth round of the 2003 draft. It is not hard to root for guys who...
Via The Flagrant Fan
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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