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TRADE PIECE: JAMES MCDONALD

TRADE PIECE: JAMES MCDONALD

One of the breakout pitching stories this year is James McDonald of the Pittsburgh Pirates. McDonald built on a solid 2011 and has now put together a string of effective starts while posting some impressive numbers. After 10 starts, the 27-year old is 4-2 with a 0.96 WHIP, 8.7 K/9 and 2.6 BB/9. First-time arbitration […]

MCCUTCHEN SIGNING ANOTHER STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

MCCUTCHEN SIGNING ANOTHER STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

The Pittsburgh Pirates made their 25-year old CF very happy this week with a six-year/$51.4M deal to keep Andrew McCutchen in town until at least 2017. McCutchen will get the half-million dollar salary he was owed for this season, plus a $1.25M signing bonus. The chips start to fall for real in 2013 ($4.5M) with increases […]

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