Author Archives: Matt Bandi
Jameson Taillon does not seem to be having much trouble transitioning to the Double-A level. He breezed through six innings last night, allowing just an infield single and facing only… Read more
Exploring the Arsenal usually runs before each game, providing you with a brief scouting report on the starting pitcher expected to oppose the Pirates. This is a bonus installment of… Read more
On Friday night, I made my way down to PNC Park to take in a Pirates game with some family and friends. Barry Zito was on the hill for the… Read more
Drew Sutton reacts as his game-winning home run clears the center field fence.
On Wednesday night, the Pirates were in danger of blowing an 8-2 lead. With things getting out of hand in the seventh inning, Brad Lincoln entered the game. Three runs… Read more
The Pirates had a rough bottom of the first inning in Philadelphia on Monday. The struggles included several throwing miscues. A few “highlights.”
The graphic below indicates the location (from the catcher’s point of view) of every pitch the Pirates swung at in last night’s game against the Orioles. The strike zone is… Read more
Jason Grilli records the final out of Sunday’s win over the Royals.