Tag Archives: Kent Tekulve

Winning in Part Because of Good Trades

Or How to Properly Dismantle a Major League Team by Syd Thrift with contributions from Joe Brown. From August 1985 to November 1987, the front office of the Pittsburgh Pirates… Read more »

Notes from PNC 5/5/12

My brother and I come over from the Buckeye state once a year to take in a Saturday night game, spend the night, watch a Sunday afternoon contest and then… Read more »

This Date in Pirates History: April 20

On this date in 1985, the Pittsburgh Pirates traded longtime reliever Kent Tekulve, to the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for pitcher Al Holland and minor league pitcher Frankie Griffin. Tekulve… Read more »

This Date in Pirates History: March 5

Before I get to the former Pittsburgh Pirates player that stands out from the rest on this date, I will mention the current player celebrating a birthday who hasn’t pitched… Read more »