1. Taillon Still Has Long Road to Recovery

    The music blared and strobe lights flashed, and it was Jameson Taillon's turn. A young boy approached him and informed him so...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 16 reads 0 comments

  2. Former Rays Utility Infielder Pleased to Find New Home

    Sean Rodriguez was the fourth utility infielder the Pirates acquired this offseason after Pedro Alvarez's move to first base set up Josh Harrison to play regularly at third...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 28 reads 0 comments

  3. Pirates President Frank Coonelly Downplays Possibility of Edinson Volquez...

    Free agent starter Edinson Volquez had a nice bounce-back year with the Pirates in 2014, finishing at 13-7 with a 3.04 ERA and a 140/71 K/BB ratio in 192 2/3 innings. Pirates president Frank Coonelly doesn't sound like he's in a rush to bring him back..

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  4. 'Dream Outfield' Intent on Running Down Every Ball

    PITTSBURGH -- During a lively question-and-answer session with fans on the opening day of PirateFest, one of the most engaging questions heard from the floor concerned the fastest player on the Buccos...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  5. Tony Sanchez to Get Some Work at First Base for the Pirates

    Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that, during a Q&A session, Pirates GM Neal Huntington said that catching prospect Tony Sanchez will get some work at first base in the upcoming season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  6. Pirates Officially Sign Radhamez Liz

    The Pirates signed right-hander Radhames Liz today, three weeks after his winter league team announce the agreement, after issues with his physical and problems with the contract language delayed the deal...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 5 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  7. Pirates Announce Signing of RHP Radhames Liz

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  8. Antonio Bastardo to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    On the heels of another solid season for the Philadelphia Phillies , relief pitcher Antonio Bastardo has been moved to the Pittsburgh Pirates . In return, the Phillies acquired J oely Rodriguez, a minor league arm...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 7 days ago 12,474 reads 11 comments

  9. Report: Pirates Close to Acquiring Antonio Bastardo

    The Pirates are close to acquiring southpaw reliever Antonio Bastardo from the Phillies , FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports (Twitter link)...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  10. Report: Bucs 'Close' to Acquiring Bastardo from PHI

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  11. Report: Pirates and Walker Have Talked Extension

    SAN DIEGO — The Pirates have had recent, introductory discussions with Neil Walker's camp about a multi-year extension, according to a source...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 482 reads 0 comments

  12. Pat Neshek Was 'Seconds Away' from Signing with Pirates

    Pat Neshek agreed to a two-year, $12.5 million contract with Houston this morning, but the side-arming reliever admitted to Brian McTaggart of MLB .com that he “was probably seconds away from signing with Pittsburgh ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 days ago 176 reads 0 comments

  13. Francisco Liriano Signing Keeps Perfect Marriage Together in Pittsburgh

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are keeping the gang together. Having already signed free-agent right-hander A.J...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 days ago 11,768 reads 5 comments

  14. The Pirates Claim Josh Lindblom from the Athletics

    In a move that has shaken the foundations of the Winter Meetings and caused hundreds of writers to cancel their lunch plans, the Pirates have claimed righty Josh Lindblom from the Athletics ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  15. Pirates Add Former First Baseman Kevin Young to Staff

    SAN DIEGO -- Former Pirates first baseman Kevin Young has joined the baseball operations staff as a special assistant.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  16. Francisco Liriano to Pirates : Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Francisco Liriano declined the Pittsburgh Pirates ' initial qualifying offer but was able to negotiate and secure a long-term deal to remain with the club on Tuesday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 1,971 reads 2 comments

  17. From the Flying to Launching Baseballs, Pirates' Ralph Kiner Was All-American

    December 7, 1941 was a day that will live in infamy for Americans, as the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, prompting our country to enter World War II...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 11 days ago 3,853 reads 3 comments

  18. Pirates Target Rotation Help at Winter Meetings

    The Pirates will have at least $15 million in their pocket when they arrive at baseball's annual Winter Meetings, which begin Monday in San Diego ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 232 reads 0 comments

  19. Pittsburgh Pirates Players Who Could Have Breakout Seasons in 2015

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have gotten key contributions from a variety of young players over the last two seasons, making it to the playoffs both years. While these players have had solid seasons, they have not nearly reached their potential...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 12 days ago 3,421 reads 0 comments

  20. Why the Pittsburgh Pirates Should Consider Trading Outfielder Travis Snider

    The Pittsburgh Pirates currently are in a situation that a lot of teams would like to be in: They have a surplus of reliable and productive outfielders...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 13 days ago 9,322 reads 10 comments

  21. Pirates Sign Clayton Richard

    Pittsburgh has become a place where pitchers go to resurrect their career working with pitching coach Ray Searage and the latest to give it a try will be left-hander Clayton Richard...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 14 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  22. When Will We See Pittsburgh Pirates' Jameson Taillon Make Major League Debut?

    The Major League debut of starting pitcher Jameson Taillon was highly anticipated among fans prior to the start of the 2014 regular season...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 14 days ago 6,241 reads 5 comments

  23. Pirates Sign Clayton Richard to Minor League Deal

    The Pirates announced that they've signed left-hander Clayton Richard to a minor league deal with an invite to Spring Training...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 110 reads 0 comments

  24. Pirates Tender Deals to 11 Players

    The Pirates offered a contract to all 11 of their arbitration-eligible players before the deadline Tuesday night, a move that could double the team's current salary commitments in 2015...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 572 reads 0 comments

  25. Pirates Non-Tender Gaby Sanchez, Chaz Roe

    The Pirates have non-tendered Gaby Sanchez, as expected, and reliever Chaz Roe. Other than Sanchez, they've tendered all their arbitration-eligible players.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 15 days ago 124 reads 0 comments