How to React to Pittsburgh Pirates Skid vs Rays | Opportunity Knocks with Velasquez Injury Situation

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Ahh the ebbs and flows of a major league baseball season for the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Rum Bunter Radio crew is back to discuss being swept in Tampa Bay, Vince Velasquez's injury, and more. Give it a listen!

As the Pittsburgh Pirates hit their first early season skid an appropriate reaction is hard to find. Is this team for real? How far does this series, injuries and all, set back a motivated 2023 Pittsburgh Pirates group?

As Vince Velasquez looks probable for a potential long term IL stint, the roatation that already couldn't afford a loss of arms becomes ever more thin. Who is the right choice to fill in this role?

Austin Hedges continues to struggle, is his lack luster defense the final push to move exciting youngsters that can add power to the lineup this club desperately needs?

Tune in for a full breakdown of the past week of Pirates baseball and a preview of Bucs vs Jays as the team gets set to return to PNC Park.

Batten down the hatches, clear the decks and enjoy this episode of Rum Bunter Radio!

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