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Keller steers Pirates' latest ship toward bigs

No. 18 overall prospect caps second full season with Double-A title
December 1, 2017

This offseason, MiLB.com is taking a look at the most outstanding campaigns by players in each system across Minor League Baseball and honoring the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization.The Pirates' 2016 season was defined by the parade of

Luplow, Brault take home Bucs' honors

Pirates No. 20 prospect, lefty named top player, pitcher in system
September 24, 2017

The Pirates gave Jordan Luplow his birthday present a little bit early this year.Three days before he turns 24, Pittsburgh's 20th-ranked prospect was named the organization's Minor League Player of the Year, while Steven Brault was named Minor League Pitcher of the Year.

Luplow named Pirates Minor League Player of the Year

Outfielder clubbed 16 homers with Altoona this season
September 23, 2017

CURVE, Pa. - 2017 Altoona Curve outfielder Jordan Luplow was named the Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Player of the Year, Pirates' Director of Minor League Operations Larry Broadway and the club announced on Saturday.

Five Curve players named Eastern League All-Stars

Luplow, Mathisen, Kramer, McRae, DuRapau each earn first all-star selections
June 28, 2017

CURVE, Pa. - Five players have been selected to represent the Altoona Curve at the 2017 Eastern League All-Star Game, the team announced in conjunction with the Eastern League of Professional Baseball on Wednesday. The game will take place at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester, N.H. on July 12. 

Anderson tosses gem as Curve split Saturday's games in Hartford

Altoona drops completion, blanks Hartford in second game
June 18, 2017

HARTFORD, Conn. - The Altoona Curve split a pair of games on Saturday night at Dunkin' Donuts Park against the Hartford Yard Goats. The Curve lost the first game, 4-2, after the Yard Goats rallied for four runs between the fifth and sixth innings. They won the second game, 2-0, behind

Prospect Roundup: Games of June 6

June 7, 2017

Pirates LHP Steven Brault, Triple-A Indianapolis: 6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 8 K, 97 pitches, 58 strikes -- The Pirates' 

Captains' Capel leads Players of the Week

Indians No. 30 prospect showing more power in first full season
June 5, 2017

Few would have described Conner Capel as a power hitter entering his first full season. He did not go deep in 153 plate appearances in the Arizona League last season, producing a .290 slugging percentage in his first taste of pro ball.It might be time to update the scouting reports.

Luplow named Eastern League Player of the Week

Curve outfielder hit five homers in seven games
June 5, 2017

CURVE, Pa. - Altoona Curve outfielder Jordan Luplow has been named the Eastern League Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday afternoon.

Luplow and Anderson Win Weekly Awards

June 5, 2017

PORTLAND, ME - The Eastern League is pleased to announce the winners of the Eastern League Player of the Week Award and Eastern League Pitcher of the Week Award for the period of May 29th through June 4th.

Curve announce 2017 Opening Day roster

Team features ten members of last year's Curve squad and four of the Pirates' top 30 prospects
April 5, 2017

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