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Mark Melancon On Calm Demeanor: 'It's Just Me'

BRADENTON (93-7 The Fan) – Closer Mark Melancon sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training in Bradenton this week to talk about getting ready for his third season with the Bucs. 231 more words


Pirates have a plenty of bullpen options

As pitchers and catchers are about to report, you might glance at the Pirates roster notice that the Pirates have an overflow of bullpen candidates for their for the seven spots in the pen. 787 more words

Opinion Articles

The Top 10 Relief Pitchers In Baseball, Today

The relief pitcher game is a varied and tough world. From overpowering closers, to strategically placed match up artists, to the jacks of all trades that get the tough outs whenever they come up, there are all sorts of impacts that are requested out of the modern day bullpen. 1,002 more words


Braves sign setup man Jason Grilli to two-year contract

From FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal comes word that the Braves have signed right-handed reliever Jason Grilli to a two-year deal with a club option for 2017. 100 more words

Phillies Trade Bastardo to Pittsburgh

The Philadelphia Phillies are going to be sellers this offseason and it started on Wednesday.

The Phillies traded away Antonio Bastardo to the Pittsburgh Pirates… 167 more words


Closer look at new Pirates reliever Antonio Bastardo

Today, the Pirates sent left-handed pitching prospect Joely Rodriguez to Philadelphia for some bullpen help, and Antonio Bastardo is that help. 396 more words

Pittsburgh Pirates

Tim Williams: Liriano Won't Get A Four-Year Deal

PITTSBURGH (KDKA 93-7 The Fan)- Tim Williams of PiratesProspects.com joined Tab Douglas and Joe Rhoades to discuss the Pirates offseason. There are reports that Francisco Liriano is seeking a four-year, $60 million contract in free agency. 177 more words