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Pirates Prospect Interview: Nate Adcock

The Pirates acquired right-hander Nate Adcock in a seven-player trade with Seattle. Adcock was 5-7 with a 5.29 ERA at Class A High Desert in the California League and posted a 3-2 mark at Lynchburg with a 5.25 ERA. He helped the Hillcats captured the Carolina League title.'s George Von Benko spoke with Adcock recently.

GVB -- What was your initial reaction when you heard you had been traded to Pittsburgh? NA -- I was very excited, a new opportunity and the Pittsburgh Pirates have a good tradition, and I was excited to get over there and perform for the Pittsburgh Pirates. GVB -- You pitched for High Desert in the California League, which is a real hitter's league. You welcomed a change of scenery didn't you... Recommended Stories

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