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April 24, 2015
by Travis Sawchik


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How long should managers ‘believe’?

PNC PARK – Dancing with Mark Melancon has been quite the exercise in anxiety early this season. Melancon recorded his third save with a clean ninth inning Thursday but his velocity was down again. His cutter ranged from 90 to …

April 20, 2015
by Travis Sawchik


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Monday Mop-Up Duty: Can Jeff Locke trust himself?

PNC PARK – There are two Jeff Lockes. There is Locke The Nibbler. The Locke that regressed badly in 2013, and again in the second half last season. The Locke that lost conviction in pitches he was throwing. The Locke …

April 17, 2015
by Travis Sawchik


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Time for Kang to head west … on I-70?

PNC PARK – The game’s top prospect, Kris Bryant, debuted this afternoon at Wrigley Field, not coincidentally on a day when his service time had been stalled long enough to delay his entry into free agency by a year. Bryant and Gregory …

April 2, 2015
by Travis Sawchik


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The Von Rosenberg dilemma

SOUTH HILLS – One takeaway from my time in the major and minor league clubhouses in Bradenton, Fla. this spring was the sheer size of the Pirates’ top pitching prospects. We know the Pirates have a collection of towering right-handed …

 
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