Posted: November 15, 2013
IMG trained McCutchen named NL MVP!
On November 14, Andrew McCutchen was named MLB’s National League MVP by a landslide, receiving 28 of 30 first place votes, and becoming the first Pirate to earn the award since Barry Bonds in 1992.The 2013 All-Star finished the regular season as the Pirates’ leader...
Posted: May 29, 2013
IMG Academy trainee Josh Bell seeing early success
By Michael Sanserino / Pittsburgh Post-GazetteCHARLESTON, W.Va. -- There hasn't been any hesitation from Josh Bell this season. Not on the basepaths. Not in the outfield.Bell, one of the Pirates' most promising prospects, trusts his body again, more than one...
Posted: January 25, 2013
Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez, and Neil Walker are training at IMG Academy in preparation for the 2013 season
Pittsburgh Pirates centerfielder Andrew McCutchen conducted his offseason training at IMG Academy last year and went on to have the best year of his career. McCutchen took home the Rawlings Gold Glove for defense, and finished third in voting for the National...
Posted: November 2, 2012
Andrew McCutchen makes a sliding catch against the St. Louis Cardinals in August. The Pirates defeated the Cardinals 5-0. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen put an exclamation point on a career year when he earned...