Tim Williams @timwilliamsP2
I used the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates ZiPS projections to estimate an 80-82 finish for the Pirates. I'll show my work in tonight's First Pitch.
Troy Loney wrote:does karstens bring us that 81st win?
Rocco wrote:Dejan can stop crying now- the Pirates have brought back Pitching God Karstens on a 1 year deal. I'm not a big fan of Karstens but this isn't a bad idea since the rotation is Wandy (33 years old), Burnett (35 years old), and question mark.
Rocco wrote:Since the Pirates got Karstens back on a pay cut from last year, does this mean they maybe made the right decision to not tender him? Still waiting for Dejan to admit as much.
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/88441 ... ources-say
The fake-to-3rd-throw-to-1st move that Pirates pitchers love that never ever works will likely become a balk.
Troy Loney wrote:Are you joking? High reward?