Minor league free agent season is upon us, one of GW's favorite times of year. Not only do we get to see who the Bucs will pick from to stockpile at Indy - is there possibly another Mike Martinez in this class? - but a lot of guys who came through the system are still looking for that green pasture, some who even pre-date Frank Coonelly and company. (guys in italics actually appeared for the Pirates):
RHP: Tim Alderson, John Axford, Jeff Bennett, Chris Bootcheck, Jake Brigham, Matt Capps, Mike Colla, Emanuel DeLeon, Jeanmar Gomez, Kenn Kasparek, Logan Kensing, Josh Kinney, Brad Lincoln, Kyle McPherson, Daniel McCutchen, Evan Meek, Quinton Miller, Wirfin Obispo, Ryan Reid, Virgil Vasquez, Josh Wall.
LHP: Brian Burres, Dana Eveland, Rudy Owens, Raphael Perez, Jhonathan Ramos, Daniel Schlereth, Donnie Veal, Adam Wilk.
C: Nevin Ashley, Dusty Brown, Luke Carlin, Francisco Diaz, Robinzon Diaz, Hector Gimenez, Ralph Henriquez, Brian Jeroloman, Steve Lerud, Lucas May, Carlos Paulino, Rudy Pena, Miguel Perez, Omir Santos, Ali Solis.
1B: Jamie Romak, Stefan Welch.
2B: Robert Andino, Ray Chang, Blake Davis, Ivan DeJesus Jr, Tommy Field, Benji Gonzalez, Greg Picart.
SS: Dean Anna, Brian Bixler, Brian Bocock, Chase d'Arnaud, Argenis Diaz, Brent Lillibridge, Ray Olmedo.
3B: Jarek Cunningham, Jared Goedert, Andy LaRoche
OF: Brandon Boggs, Miles Durham, Quincy Latimore, Austin McClune, Anthony Norman, Andy Vasquez.
Matt Eddy of Baseball America has the full list of minor league free agents at this link.