Rodriguez among 4 added to Bucs' 40-man roster

Last week, general manager Ben Cherington said that the Pirates would add a “handful” of Rule 5-eligible players to the 40-man roster, but the definition of "handful" was left open to interpretation. Would it be two players? Three? Five?

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Analysis: Digging deeper into the Pirates’ latest 40-man roster shuffling

Two were locks. Two more might've snuck up on some folks but still made sense. As for the omissions, well, the Pirates are gambling nobody in next month's Rule 5 draft will select Malcom Nunez, Blake Sabol or Matt Gorski.

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Pirates protect Endy Rodriguez, 3 others from Rule 5 Draft in 40-man roster moves

The Pittsburgh Pirates protected four players from the Rule 5 Draft by adding them to the 40-man roster Tuesday, creating some positions of need in the process. The Pirates added a pair of top-10 prospects in right-handed pitchers Mike Burrows and ...

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Pirates protect four players from Rule 5 Draft

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced the addition of four minor leaguers to the 40-man roster Tuesday night, protecting them from the upcoming Rule 5 Draft. Catcher/first baseman Endy Rodriguez, infielder/outfielder Jared Triolo, and right-handed pitchers ...

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Pirates Announce Several Roster Moves

In advance of the Rule 5 draft deadline, the Pirates have announced they've selected the contracts of Endy Rodriguez, Mike Burrows, Colin Selby and Jared Triolo to their 40-man roster. In corresponding moves, Tyler Heineman, Jeremy Beasley, ...

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Pirates put 4 prospects on 40-man roster, a likely prelude to 2023 debuts

Endy Rodriguez, Jared Triolo, Colin Selby and Mike Burrows are protected from the Rule 5 draft. They all might be in Pittsburgh next summer.

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Pittsburgh Pirates Protect Four Prospects From the Rule 5 Draft

6:00 PM EST on Tuesday was the deadline for MLB organizations to protect prospect who were eligible for the Rule 5 Draft from next month's draft. In order to do so these players would need to be added to an organization's 40-man roster.

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Pirates Add Rodriguez, Burrows, Two Others To 40-Man Roster; DFA Four Players

Tuesday marked the deadline for teams to protect their Rule 5-eligible prospects and the Pittsburgh Pirates added four prospects to their 40-man roster. Catcher Endy Rodriguez, infielder/outfielder Jared Triolo and right-handers Mike Burrows and Colin ...

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The Pittsburgh Pirates set their 40-man roster today, protecting four prospects from the upcoming Rule 5 draft. Two of those players — Endy Rodriguez and Mike Burrows — were universally expected to be protected. From that point, I don't know if I saw a ...

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