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Farm System (Click the team name to view statistics)
Class Team League Manager Hitting Coach Pitching Coach
MAJ Pittsburgh Pirates National League Clint Hurdle Jeff Branson Ray Searage
AAA Indianapolis Indians International League Dean Treanor Butch Wynegar Stan Kyles
AA Altoona Curve Eastern League Tom Prince Kevin Riggs Justin Meccage
HiA Bradenton Marauders Florida State League Michael Ryan Ryan Long Scott Elarton
LoA West Virginia Power South Atlantic League Brian Esposito Keoni De Renne Mark DiFelice
SS West Virginia Black Bears New York-Penn League
R DSL Pirates Dominican Summer League Mendy Lopez Osiel Flores Dan Urbina

Organization Reports
Correspondent: John Perrotto, Pittsburgh
New Opportunity Premium
Puerto Rican DeJesus excited to join Pirates
Stolmy, At Last Premium
Pittsburgh finally lands Stolmy Pimentel
Exceeding Expectations Premium
Heredia progressing quickly for Pirates
Low-Risk Additions Premium
Pirates add Oliver and Robinson
Hoka No Premium
Pirates owner condems military training

Top Prospects
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  Draft History
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Year Top Prospect Position   Year Top Pick Position
1999 Chad Hermansen OF   2004 Neil Walker C
2001 J.R. House C   2005 Andrew McCutchen OF
2002 J.R. House C   2006 Brad Lincoln RHP
2003 John Van Benschoten RHP   2007 Daniel Moskos LHP
2004 John Van Benschoten RHP   2008 Pedro Alvarez 3B
2005 Zach Duke LHP   2009 Tony Sanchez C
2006 Neil Walker C   2010 Jameson Taillon RHP
2007 Andrew McCutchen OF   2011 Gerrit Cole RHP
2008 Andrew McCutchen OF   2012 Mark Appel* RHP
2009 Pedro Alvarez 3B   2013 Austin Meadows OF
2010 Pedro Alvarez 3B   2014 Cole Tucker SS
2011 Jameson Taillon RHP  
        * did not sign