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CANNONBALLS – Josh Bell, Clint Hurdle and more

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The latest episode of Locked on Pirates is LIVE. Here, Alex Stumpf and Noah Hiles from 93.7 The Fan are the combatants in CANNONBALLS, our weekly-ish Pirates game show.

CANNONBALLS is a game show that Pittsburgh Pirates fans are sure to love.

Each week, moderator Jason Rollison will bring in two combatants and throw three topics into the water, with each guest giving his own take. Jason scores the argument, and the best two out of three wins. Winner stays on and gets a one-minute rant at the beginning of the next episode.

Dive right in, we think you’re going to love this:

 

Today’s topics:

  • Did we expect too much from Josh Bell?
  • Is Clint Hurdle the right manager for the Pittsburgh Pirates going forward?
  • What do we make of Corey Dickerson’s recent downturn?

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Jason Rollison from Bucs Dugout and others will help you through the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates season.

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Jason Rollison is the owner/editor of piratesbreakdown.com, an analytically bent, fully indepndent media outlet covering the Pittsburgh Pirates. Before PBD, he ran the FanSided-owned Rumbunter for several years. Jason freelances for several print publications throughout the Pittsburgh region, and for other online outlets. You can follow him @rollisonwrites and @pbcbreakdown

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Interview: Pittsburgh Pirates announcer Joe Block

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Today I had the pleasure of talking to Joe Block for the latest Locked on Pirates podcast.

The Pittsburgh Pirates found a good one when they brought in Joe Block to their announce team prior to the 2016 season. He graciously granted me some time for the Locked on Pirates podcast today while the club is in San Francisco. It was a lively talk that was very eye-opening in many ways. Here ya go:

 

 

Hear Joe’s thoughts on:

  • The role of analytics and advanced stats in his broadcast.
  • The maturation of Gregory Polanco
  • The “creaminess” of the current Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen,
  • And much more!

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Locked on Pirates is the semi-daily Pittsburgh Pirates podcast of choice for discerning Pirates fans.

Jason Rollison from Bucs Dugout and others will help you through the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates season.

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LOP’s Jason Rollison on ESPN Radio’s Adam Crowley show

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Locked on Pirates host Jason Rollison joined Adam Crowley of ESPN Radio in Pittsburgh to talk all things trade deadline. Listen in as they both try to process how the hell the Pittsburgh Pirates got Chris Archer

 

 

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Locked on Pirates is the semi-daily Pittsburgh Pirates podcast of choice for discerning Pirates fans.

Jason Rollison from Bucs Dugout and others will help you through the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates season.

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We are on every podcast app that ties into iTunes, so search for us! Or, if you’re on an Android or iOS device, please just click the links below to subscribe, and while there, why not leave a review?

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The Corey Dickerson Dilemma

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The latest episode of Locked on Pirates is LIVE. The Pittsburgh Pirates’ nine-game winning streak has re-fueled a few hot topics going around in Pirates circles.

The latest episode of Locked on Pirates is here:

 

 

Today we talk:

  • The Corey Dickerson Dilemma
  • GM Speak and why it is sometimes necessary
  • Left-handed relievers that could be available

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Locked on Pirates is the semi-daily Pittsburgh Pirates podcast of choice for discerning Pirates fans.

Jason Rollison from Bucs Dugout and others will help you through the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates season.

You can help chart the podcast’s success by subscribing to our podcast and writing a review!

We are on every podcast app that ties into iTunes, so search for us! Or, if you’re on an Android or iOS device, please just click the links below to subscribe, and while there, why not leave a review?

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