Jacob Stallings solidified himself as Gold Glove-caliber catcher, Pittsburgh Pirates MVP
|High School:||Brentwood Academy|
|Born:||December 22, 1989 (30)|
One season, Jacob Stallings was designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates and returned as a backup after clearing waivers. The next, he was their...Thursday December 3, 2020
Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings a finalist for Gold Glove award
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Derek Shelton stumped for Jacob Stallings to win a Gold Glove at catcher. Turns out, the Pirates have a pair of finalists...Friday October 23, 2020
Catcher Jacob Stallings voted Pittsburgh Pirates’ MVP by sports writers
Not only did Jacob Stallings solidify the Pittsburgh Pirates' starting catcher spot, but he became the Pirates’ most productive player, shining during an otherwise dreary...
Friday September 25, 2020
How Steven Brault’s complete trust in Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings led to a complete game
Steven Brault knew he was in good hands with Jacob Stallings, who cleared waivers after being designated for assignment early last season before winning the...
Monday September 21, 2020
‘A joy to throw to’: Jacob Stallings netting lofty praise for defense
Jacob Stallings sat atop the brick backstop at Wrigley Field Sunday and smiled. Having crashed into the protective netting to snag a foul pop from...
Saturday September 19, 2020
Hot-hitting catcher Jacob Stallings a bright spot for Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings has been one of the few bright spots for a team that has lost more than twice as many games...
Monday August 31, 2020
Pirates’ Jacob Stallings changing up the signs
Sticking to a plan can be challenging during a regular baseball season. During a health pandemic, it's not just challenging, but nearly impossible. Each day...Wednesday August 19, 2020
Nine Former UNC Baseball Players Named To MLB Opening-Day Rosters
Nine former Tar Heel baseball players have been named to MLB Opening Day rosters, organizations announced on Wednesday. Daniel Bard, Andrew Miller, Jacob Stallings, Colin...
Wednesday July 22, 2020
Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings has concerns about coronavirus risks behind the plate
As the catcher, Jacob Stallings will be in close quarters with the umpire standing over his shoulder and every hitter who enters the batter’s box,...
Monday July 6, 2020
Finding workout spots a challenge for Jacob Stallings, other Pirates
Finding workout spots has been difficult for professional athletes during the COVID-19 outbreak. For Jacob Stallings, it’s been an exceptionally large challenge, with the Pirates...
Sunday April 5, 2020