Dominican Summer League Pirates

Dominican Summer League Pirates

Dominican Summer Pirates
Founded in 1990
Boca Chica, Dominican Republic
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Class Foreign Rookie League
Minor league affiliations
League Dominican Summer League (1990-present)
Division Boca Chica North Division
Major league affiliations
Current Pittsburgh Pirates (1990-present)
Minor league titles
League titles 3 (1990, 2003, 2012)
Division titles 2 (2003, 2012)
Team data
Nickname
  • DSL Pirates (2014-present)
  • DSL Pirates 1 (2012-2013)
  • DSL Pirates (1990-2011)
Ballpark Pirates Academy
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Pittsburgh Pirates
Manager Gera Alvarez

The Dominican Summer Pirates are a minor league baseball team in the Dominican Summer League. The team, also known as the DSL Pirates, plays in the Boca Chica, Dominican Republic, as a member of the Boca Chica North Division and are affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Past players include Aramis Ramírez, José Guillén and Ronny Paulino. The club was known as the Dominican Summer League Pirates 1, or DSL Pirates 1, between 2012 and 2013, when the Venezuelan Summer Pirates were relocated to the Dominican Republic to become the Dominican Summer League Pirates 2.[1] In 2014, the Pirates returned to fielding one DSL team, and the team became known once again as the DSL Pirates..[2]

Current roster


References

  1. ^ Langosch, Jenifer. "Pirates end relationship in Venezuela". Pittsburgh Pirates.com (MLB). Retrieved 2011-12-09. 
  2. ^ "DSL Pirates 2". Baseball Reference Bullpen (Baseball Reference). Retrieved 2014-12-04. 

External links

  • MiLB.com team page
  • Baseball Reference
  • Baseball Reference current team page
  • DSL Pirates on SABR Minor Leagues Database