Dugout Digest – happy Pirates day!

Day two of our NL Central preview week rolls along with the Pittsburgh Pirates, who came tantalizingly close to breaking their streak of losing seasons in 2012..but failed. Where will they end up in 2013? Well…we'll take a look today.

Yesterday was Cubs day on TOC, and here's your recap.

Cubs on TOC
End of Season Postmortem
Hope for the Hopeless
2013 Season Preview
You May Say I'm a Dreamer
2013 Burning Question
This Is My Nightmare
2013 X-Factor

Also around the Corner, this is what you missed.
-WBC day three recap, with Cuba and Japan clinching spots in the second round.
-Imagining what the Cuban WBC team could look like if they could use *all* of the Cuban-born players around.
-Cuba decoyed the hell out of China in the WBC.
Will Ohman got cut by the Nationals in the middle of a game.
-Does Martin Perez's injury open the door for Kyle Lohse in Texas?
Rafael Furcal's elbow still isn't healthy

Welcome to Pirates day, and enjoy your Spring Training, everyone.

About Joe Lucia

I hate your favorite team. I also sort of hate most of my favorite teams.