INF Kevin Newman with the West Virginia Power in 2015
Submitted by West Virginia Power
CHARLESTON, W.V. - After being promoted to the Pirates Thursday afternoon with Jordy Mercer heading to the disabled list, INF Kevin Newman made his MLB debut with the parent club Thursday night in Pittsburgh against the Chicago Cubs. The 25-year-old is the 72nd former Power player to play in the big leagues.
In his debut against the Cubs, Newman, the Pirates' sixth-best prospect per MLB.com, entered in the ninth inning as a... Full Story