1. Big Win Leads Pirates to Unfamiliar Territory

    There's a standing army of commentators pretending to understand not only the framework but the direction of the baseball postseason that begins in just 10 days, and plenty of them are talking about the Pirates ...

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  2. Martin's Homer Sparks Pirates over Brewers 4-2

    Russell Martin hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Broxton in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates inched closer to a playoff berth with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night...

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  3. Pittsburgh Pirates: Clemente's Legacy Lives on Through Neil Walker

    It’s not a stretch to say that Neil Walker is the best second baseman in the National League , especially after the season he’s putting together in 2014...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 20 hours ago 637 reads 1 comments

  4. Vance Worley to Start on Sunday Against Brewers

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  5. Ron Cook: Cole Shows He Thrives on Big Stage

    In football, a quarterback gives his team its best chance of winning a big game. In hockey, it's the goaltender. In baseball, it's that night's starting pitcher...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 64 reads 0 comments

  6. Pirates Notebook: Walker Cleans Up at Right Time

    Neil Walker has added to his strong second-half performance this season by doing it from an important spot in the lineup...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 93 reads 0 comments

  7. Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Awards

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are making a run for a second consecutive playoff appearance, something that seemed nearly unfathomable several years ago...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 1 day ago 1,563 reads 4 comments

  8. Pirates Get Late Break in Playoff Push, Top Bosox

    The Pittsburgh Pirates got a lucky break when Boston pinch-runner Jemile Weeks was hit by a batted ball in the ninth inning, beating the Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to keep pace in the NL pennant race...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 671 reads 1 comments

  9. The Morton Dilemma and a Future Ace and First Baseman?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 8 reads 0 comments

  10. Pirates Bullpen Gets Some Relief

    Recent additions to the Pirates bullpen have strengthened the middle-relief unit and temporarily addressed concerns regarding the pitchers tasked with holding a lead for the back-end men...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 4 reads 0 comments

  11. Pirates' Josh Harrison Has Risen from Complete Unknown to MVP Candidate

    Utility men are not supposed to garner MVP consideration, no matter how super. Josh Harrison , however, is changing that thinking. And it is not in spite of him being the best utility man in baseball...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 days ago 8,104 reads 9 comments

  12. Pirates Overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox in 9-1 Win

    PITTSBURGH -- Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot...

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  13. Morton, Pirates Blank Red Sox in Series Opener

    After spending the past month on the disabled list with a sports hernia that's still giving him trouble, Charlie Morton tossed five scoreless innings Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 107 reads 0 comments

  14. Is the Pirates' Josh Harrison for Real?

    While Andrew McCutchen is the player most responsible for the Pirates ' success in 2014, it's no exaggeration to say that Josh Harrison is next in the queue when it comes to the Most Valuable Pirate...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 4 days ago 324 reads 0 comments

  15. Lineup: Marte (Arm) Returns vs. Red Sox

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  16. Josh Harrison Goes for the NL Batting Title

    I'm oddly interested in the National League batting title race, mostly because it's such a weird one: Among the top five guys, there are two stars in Buster Posey and Andrew McCutchen, ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  17. Ex-Pirates Reliever Tekulve Has Heart Transplant

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  18. Pirates Catcher Russell Martin's Exceptional Season

    Russell Martin begins this day on his back, on a table, in the upstairs loft space of a small Garfield gym. Before his day ends, he will have caught nine innings and hit a home run in the Pirates ' victory against the Detroit Tigers ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  19. Charlie Morton to Be Activated Tomorrow

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  20. Triple Play Sparks Pirates' Comeback Win over Cubs

    Shoddy defense cost the Pirates two runs Sunday and created the stunning possibility of a second straight loss against the woeful Chicago Cubs ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 5 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  21. Walker Helps Pirates Rally for 7-3 Win over Cubs

    Josh Harrison sparked a game-changing triple play, Neil Walker broke a storied franchise home run record and a fifth-inning, come-from-behind rally turned Sunday into one fine day at the ballpark for the Pirates ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 5 days ago 273 reads 0 comments

  22. Harrison Leads Pirates over Cubs 7-3

    Josh Harrison started Pittsburgh's first triple play at home in 21 years and hit a tying two-run double in a six-run fifth inning Sunday that helped the Pirates rally past the Chicago Cubs 7-3...

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  23. Baez Homers as Cubs Beat Pirates 6-4

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  24. Pirates Notebook: Alvarez's Return Date Mystery to Him, Too

    Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez likely could have taken a guess about whether he might be able to return to play should the team make the playoffs, but apparently he would be speculating as much as anyone else...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  25. Cole Pitches Pirates to 7-3 Victory over Cubs

    Gerrit Cole overwhelmed the Chicago Cubs for the first three innings Friday. After that, he needed grit to help guide the Pirates to a 7-3 victory...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 25 reads 0 comments