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
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