Youngsters making impact for Bucs

Originally Published: February 10, 2005
By John Perrotto | Baseball America
The Pirates have talked for several years about turning their fortunes around by producing players from within.

While Pittsburgh went 72-89 in 2004, its 12th consecutive losing season, the good news was that it did have an influx of young players after relying on veteran fill-ins in recent years.

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