Posts Tagged ‘Marlins’
The Pirates today selected Marlins AAA outfielder John Raynor with the second overall pick in the Rule 5 Draft.
What will a 25-year-old right-handed minor league outfielder bring to the Pirates’ current major league squad?
He’ll bring his speed? Awesome. Should make things in the clubhouse a lot more interesting next year.
I’d start with John Russell.
Just how legitimate was the Pirates’ three-game sweep of the Marlins completed this afternoon? Check out the headlines on ESPN.com at 5 pm EST:
WOW!!! A story about the Pirates on the front of ESPN that isn’t negative or patronizing!!! Hell, it’s almost as important as the news about Harvick and Mears switching crews, crew chiefs!!! Enjoy the exposure now, before it gets replaced by nine contentless features about the NFL Draft that–oop, crap, too late.