May 2013 - Pittsburgh Pirates Wiretap

Pirates Release Jonathan Sanchez

May 8, 2013 4:52 PM

Jonathan Sanchez has cleared waivers and been unconditionally released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.

In five appearances (four starts), Sanchez has a 11.85 ERA and 15 strikeouts in more than 13 innings. He has allowed seven home runs and walked eight batters.

Michael Sanserino/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (via Twitter)

Tags: Pittsburgh Pirates, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor

Strasburg Expected To Make Next Start

May 2, 2013 12:13 PM

Stephen Strasburg is expected to make his next start after experiencing no pain during a bullpen session Wednesday before the Nationals played the Braves.

"He had a great bullpen," Johnson said. "Didn't have any discomfort."

Tags: Washington Nationals, Pittsburgh Pirates, Misc Rumor