Tag Archives: Rick Rhoden

Barmes Compared to Mystery Players

Clint Barmes is having a miserable year with the bat. I don’t really care, though. He could hit .000 and his glove would more than make up for his awful… Read more »

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 »

This Date in Pirates History: May 16

Four former Pittsburgh Pirates players born on this date. Two of them were very good starting pitchers from the 1980’s while the other two were not only teammates on the… Read more »

This Date in Pirates History: April 7

On this date in 1979 the Pittsburgh Pirates traded pitcher Jerry Reuss to the Los Angeles Dodgers for pitcher Rick Rhoden. Reuss was a 29 year old starting pitcher with… Read more »

Trade History Between Pirates and Yankees

It seems like recently the New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates have been trade partners often but that wasn’t always the case between the two teams. During the early part… Read more »