The Pirates on July 7 acquired right-hander Sean Gallagher, 24, from San Diego for cash considerations. This is the fourth organization for Gallagher; he was a rising star in the Chicago Cubs' system, ranking as their No. 5 prospect in 2008. He then spent time with Oakland and San Diego.
July 17, 2010
Sean Gallagher returns to action while Aaron Poreda is plagued by more walks. Cedric Hunter has been rolling of late. Wynn Pelzer throws shutout ball but the bullpen can't hold. Simon Castro puts up more zeroes in a Fort Wayne shutout. Everett Williams hits his first professional homer.
September 4, 2009
The Sacramento River Cats pitching staff currently ranks fifth in the Pacific Coast League in ERA. Nathaniel Stoltz takes a closer look at the individual pitchers on the River Cats' staff to see whose ERAs are an accurate assessment of their performance thus far this season, and whose are misleading.
May 28, 2009
The Oakland A's pitching staff, taxed heavily by a 15-inning marathon game on Sunday, received a boost on Monday with the addition of two relatively fresh arms: right-hander Sean Gallagher and left-hander Jerry Blevins. To make room for Gallagher and Blevins, Eric Patterson and Gio Gonzalez were sent to Triple-A Sacramento.
May 4, 2009