Zambrano and Snell starting now. Here's hoping that Snell has all the powers of Snell at his fingertips tonight.
Saturday, September 08, 2007
In what might be -- as sludge suggests -- a Grimm Tribune moment, Ken Rosenthal proclaims that Nutting will make the "phenomenal" choice of Frank Coonelly for CEO. Link here.
Paul Meyer hedges for the Post-Gazette.
Vlad jumps the gun -- the fat ladies have not sung in the Pirates' front office. (They are not fat, I'm sure, but very beautiful ... I mean this rhetorically.) Do read his post, however, and click on those crazy links he dug up on
Zip "he's a larned skoller" Frank Coonelly.
Friday, September 07, 2007
Thursday, September 06, 2007
Wednesday, September 05, 2007
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Tuesday, September 04, 2007
Monday, September 03, 2007
The Trib's Rob Biertempfel reports on Pirates prospects, with a few zingers added by BP's Kevin Goldstein.
Under "mixed results", the summary at the end lists: Yoslan Herrera, Jonah Bayliss ("The skinny: Spring training success might have been a mirage"), Brad Lincoln, and Pedro Powell. Although Powell hit only .241/.320/.304 in his second full year at Lynchburg, this profile by mlb.com's Lisa Winston reports:
Powell was slowly but surely starting to learn how to play the "little man's game."