(03/29) : Wednesday is all about preparation for 2017, as John Wehner joined WCBC Sports and discussed the latest in the starting rotation, the projected starters for Opening Day, and his biggest surprises from spring training
(03/27) : John Wehner was a guest this morning on WCBC Sports. Wehner updated the Pirates' starting rotation and bullpen, talked about the recent injuries to Polanco and Stewart, as well as the biggest surprises from the team thus far in 2017:
(03/24) : Bob Walk updated the Pirates' spring training report and talked about his predictions for 2017 for Andrew McCutchen, the starting rotation, and the team in terms of wins/losses. Walk also tlaked about his favorite aspects of spring training on a personal level.
(03/22) : Bob Walk was a guest on WCBC Sports and gave an update to the spring training report. Walk talked about the 5-4 win for the Pirates yesterday, the starting rotation, as well as putting a finer point on Tyler Glasnow. Walk also talked about his take on the Andrew McCutchen situation and who he belives has the most pressure in 2017.
(03/17) : Pittsburgh Pirates's boardcaster Greg Brown updated the Buccos' spring training report from Bradenton, FL this morning and talked about the Pirates loss to Boston, who he believes will be the biggest contributor in 2017, and his updated prediction for the 2017 season.
(03/15) : Greg Brown was a guest on WCBC this morning and updated the spring training report for the Pirates. Brown talked about the first round of cuts, the issues with Tyler Glasnow, whether the Pirates will make any moves before Opening Day, and a preview of the game today with the Orioles:
(03/13) : Greg Brown was a guest on WCBC this morning and updated the spring training report for the Pirates. Brown talked about the weather and its effects on spring training, the Jung-ho Kang situation, the biggest concerns of 2017, and players becoming comfortable with playing again
(03/10) : Steve Blass wrapped up his week of work in our spring training reports and talked about the Pirates' 10-8 comeback win over Tampa Bay, the emergence of another outfielder, the latest with Jung ho Kang, and his prediction for 2017.
(03/08) : Steve Blass was a guest on WCBC this morning and gave a recap on the 6-3 win over Atlanta, Chris Stewart and Josh Bell's recent returns, the latest in the Jung-Ho Kang situation, and if any moves are expected from the team before Opening Day.
(03/06) : Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass joined WCBC Sports Monday for an updated look from Bradenton, Florida and recapped the 3-2 loss to the Yankees Sunday, the transition of Andrew McCutchen, what kind of moves if any the Pirates will be making before the season, and what he believes is the main concern for the Pirates in 2017:
(03/03) : Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster Joe Block joined WCBC Sports for an updated look at the Pirates' spring training report with a lopsided 11-1 win yesterday over Detroit, an update on Jung-Ho Kang and is role this season, where Josh Harrison will be most needed, and his prediction in the form of wins and losses for the Buccos in 2017:
(03/01) : Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster Joe Block joined WCBC Sports for an updated look at the Pirates' spring training report, talking about the Pirates 12-0 loss to Toronto, how big Ivan Nova has to be for the Pirates' rotation, as well as the Jung Ho Kang situation.
(2/27) : Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster Joe Block joined WCBC Sports for an updated look at the Pirates' spring training and talked about the 8-3 loss to the Orioles despite Taillon and Glasnow's pitching performance, the Andrew McCutchen situation, whether he believes McCutchen will stay a Pirate, and a preview of the match-up with the Blue Jays today @ 1:07!
(2/24) : Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster Greg Brown was a guest on the Dave Norman Program this morning with the first spring training report from Bradenton, FL. Brown discussed the 2016 season, the off-season, and the outlook for 2017: