Tag Archives: Josh Bell

Taillon’s Time in Pittsburgh Was Marred by Misfortune

By Joe Smeltzer Every notable Pirate that’s went somewhere else over the past several years has a different story. Andrew McCutchen and Starling Marte left having reached their full potential. Pedro Alvarez and Josh Bell left showing flashes of greatness, and nothing else. Pitchers Gerrit Cole and Tyler Glasnow left a system that failed them, and now… look at them.

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Pirates Deal Josh Bell to Washington Nationals

By COMON Network Team The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded first baseman and slugger Josh Bell to the Washington Nationals, reports say. Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was the first to break the news. The Pirates acquire two right-handed pitchers from the Nationals for Bell, according to Mackey and ESPN’s Jeff Passan, among others. The two hurlers are ranked No.

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Pirates Postgame Commentary: August 30 vs Brewers

By COMON Network Team Final Score– Pittsburgh Pirates (10-21) 5, Milwaukee Brewers (15-18) 1 WP: Nick Tropeano (1-0) LP: -Brandon Woodruff (2-3) SV: N/A After a gutting 6-5 loss last night, the Pirates bounced back on Sunday afternoon with a 5-1 win over the Brewers at Miller Park.   The Bucs drew first blood in the top of the second on Gregory Polanco’s fifth

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Pirates Postgame Commentary: August 20 vs Indians

By COMON Network Team Final Score – Cleveland Indians (16-9) 2, Pittsburgh Pirates (4-17) 0 WP: Shane Bieber (5-0) LP: Trevor Williams (1-4) SV: Brad Hand (7) Cleveland used strong pitching from Shane Bieber and company as well as singular runs in the second and eighth innings to finish a three-game sweep of the Pirates at PNC Park Thursday night, winning 2-0 to

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