Bay Making Bid for Rookie Honors

As we get set for the second half of the Major League baseball season to get under way the Pirates might have a player who is ready to accomplish something that no Pirate player has done. Outfielder Jason Bay has emerged as a legitimate candidate for the National League Rookie-Of-The-Year award. No Pirates player has captured that honor since the award began in 1947.
July 17, 2004

Trade Complete for Giles

The San Diego Padres sent left-handed pitcher Cory Stewart on Thursday to the Pittsburgh Pirates to finalize a trade that sent left-handed pitcher Oliver Perez and outfielder Jason Bay and a player to be named to the Pirates in exchange for outfielder Brian Giles on August 26.
October 3, 2003

San Diego Padres "Friars Thermometer"

Here's the minor and major league "Friar Thermometer" for the week just ended, 8/10-8/16. takes a look at who is hot, and who is not, throughout the San Diego Padres system.
August 18, 2003