Troy Stokes Jr.

Troy Stokes Jr.

Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 9"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Columbia, Maryland
College: None
Draft: 2014 4th round by the
  • Column: With DH shelved, another year of hapless NL swings
    The Times of Northwest Indiana

    Column: With DH shelved, another year of hapless NL swings

    That's all I've got. There's still a slight chance to avoid this farce before opening day, but MLB has no plans to make another offer to the union, so it looks like the DH will be used only in the American League this season. Leave it to baseball to go back to a dual, unnecessary system that is totally out of touch with the times and only favored by the handful of pitchers who have some idea what they're doing with a bat in their hands.

  • Staying at short a tall order for Pirates prospect
    NWAonline

    Staying at short a tall order for Pirates prospect

    Oneil Cruz insists he's a shortstop. One problem: genetics. The Dominican Republic native was 6-1 or so 16-year-old when the Pittsburgh Pirates signed him.

  • Tribune Publishing

    Pirates, PNC agree to 10-year extension of stadium naming rights deal for PNC Park

    Mar. 4—PNC Park is keeping its name on Pittsburgh's baseball stadium for another decade. The Pittsburgh Pirates and PNC Bank announced Thursday morning a 10-year extension to their naming rights deal to the stadium, which has been considered one of the gems in MLB since it opened in 2001. Financial terms were not disclosed. As part of the agreement, the PNC Park logo will be updated throughout ...