Posts tagged Pedro Alvarez

Video: Pirates’ Alvarez flashes glove against Cubs

By | September 14, 2013 9:58 pm | 0 Comments

 

We all know about Pedro Alvarez’s home-run power. But how about his defense? Alvarez had the play of the night in the second inning against the Cubs Saturday. Check it out: – Rick Green

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Pedro Avlarez makes a heads up double play for Pirates (video)

By | September 3, 2013 1:16 pm | 0 Comments

 

Check out the heads-up play by Pedro Alvarez during Sunday’s win over the Brewers. I think the official scoring goes 5-2-5-4. – Rick Green

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Pedro mashes another home run for Pirates

By | June 23, 2013 5:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

A lot of pressure has been on Pedro Alvarez. He’s delivered lately. Here’s a look at his last eight games: DATE Opponent Result AB R H HR RBI Sunday @ Angels  W, 10-9 5 2 2 1 1 Saturday @ Angels W, 6-1 4 1 2 1 1 Friday @ Angels W, 5-2 3 1… View Article

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Alvarez triggers Pirates’ rally with homer into river (video)

By | May 17, 2013 10:38 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Pittsburgh Pirates are supposed to beat the lowly Houston Astros. For a while, it didn’t look like it would happen. Then, Pedro Alvarez stepped to the plate with one on in the bottom of the eighth inning. To tie it at 4. The Bucs won it in the ninth. Here’s his blast (estimated at… View Article

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Could Pedro Alvarez be heating up? (video)

By | April 21, 2013 12:17 am | 0 Comments

 

Pedro Alvarez is a streaky hitter. For Pirates fans, he could be at the start of a hot streak. Alvarez hit his first two home runs of the season — one Thursday and one Friday. Here’s his homer Thursday: Your browser does not support iframes.

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Pirates’ missing offense could be gone for April (or longer)

By | April 6, 2013 12:46 am | 0 Comments

 

The Pirates’ early woes on offense continued Friday night in Los Angeles. After scoring six runs in three games against the woeful Cubs, the Pirates made it six runs in four games after being shut out by the Dodgers 3-0 Friday night. The Pirates managed two hits against the Dodgers. The loss dropped Pittsburgh to… View Article

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Top 12 players I’m interested in watching in 2012

By | December 29, 2011 2:29 pm | Comments Off

 

It’s the season of lists, and my list wouldn’t be complete without the top 12 players I’m interested in watching in 2012. Be warned, this isn’t a list of the top 12 players overall or the top 12 players expected to break out. This is my list of players I’m interested in. 12. Pedro Alvarez,… View Article

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Casey at the bat for Pirates no real addition to team

By | December 18, 2011 1:26 am | Comments Off

 

What do you do when your prized prospect flops? If you’re the Pittsburgh Pirates and that prospect is third baseman Pedro Alvarez, you start to line up a Plan B if the prospect continues to stink. Stink might be a harsh word, but look at Alvarez’s statistics last season: 235 at-bats, .191 average, four home… View Article

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