1. Morton, West Coast Swing Get off to Rocky Start

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 hours ago 10 reads 0 comments

  2. It's His Time: Neil Walker Enjoys a Resurgence of Productivity for Pirates

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 132 reads 0 comments

  3. Cheese Chester Placed on DL After Breaking Foot During Pierogi Race

    Pierogi racing is not for the weak of mind or sinew. Like Tokyo drifting or high-stakes wiener dog racing , it’s a fast and unregulated affair for those with stout dumplings and a flair for danger...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 2 days ago 39,793 reads 47 comments

  4. Pirates Want No Part of Burnett's Player Option, Hurting Trade Chance

    The Phillies and A.J. Burnett wouldn't mind working out a deal for him to go to Pittsburgh, but the Pirates ' interest, believed mild at best, might fall further if Burnett intends to pick up a player option for next year that's likely to be worth $12.

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 day ago 543 reads 0 comments

  5. McCutchen Making a Case for an NL MVP Encore

    PITTSBURGH -- One day this week, he met with a 100-year-old woman who cites him as her favorite baseball player. The next, he had lunch and played catch with a 12-year-old cancer patient whose dream was to spend a day with him at PNC Park...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 2,773 reads 0 comments

  6. Team Play, Not Homers, Key to Pirates' Offense

    PITTSBURGH -- On the final two nights of a very successful homestand, there was a mighty strange development at PNC Park, one that provided an answer to people trying to figure out ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  7. Recovering Cole Exceeds Expectations in Simulated Game

    Gerrit Cole threw 70 pitches — about 10 more than expected — and mixed in all of his pitches Wednesday during a four-inning simulated game...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 days ago 147 reads 0 comments

  8. Pirates Neil Walker Is Gonna Get Paid

    Neil Walker is a popular man in Pittsburgh , some teammates even call him The Mayor. But now the hometown kid is on a mission to make it known that he's the best second baseman in the league...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  9. Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Make-a-Wish Kid to One-Day-Contract

    No matter your team allegiance, you've got to respect the Pittsburgh's Pirates latest signing — 12-year-old Matthew Beichner.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  10. Pirates Season-Best 7 Games Above .500

    Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano is not all the way back. Not yet. But he looks to be getting there. On Wednesday, despite a shaky start, Liriano was dominant at times in a 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  11. Liriano: 'Everything Is Coming Together'

    One of the biggest questions facing the Pirates heading down the stretch is whether or not they had an ace to lead their pitching staff...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  12. Pirates Place Starling Marte on Concussion Disabled List

    Pirates outfielder Starling Marte took a pitch off his helmet last Friday night. A concussion was initially ruled out — the Bucs were instead calling it “head trauma” ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  13. Pirates Place Marte (Concussion) on 7-Day DL

    The @ Pirates have placed @Starlingmart on the 7-day concussion DL and have recalled @Bmorel_22 from Indianapolis...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  14. Polanco, Walker Lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

    PITTSBURGH -- Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 days ago 250 reads 0 comments

  15. Pedro Alvarez Leaves Tuesday vs. Dodgers with Knee Discomfort

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 days ago 104 reads 0 comments

  16. Pirates Trade Rumors: Bucs Interested in Joaquin Benoit

    The Pirates are interested in Padres reliever Joaquin Benoit, Jon Heyman reports. Heyman suggests the price for Benoit will be lower than it was for Huston Street because teams view Benoit as more of a setup man...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 days ago 311 reads 0 comments

  17. Pirates Trade Rumors: Bucs Interested in Antonio Bastardo, A.J. Burnett

    The Pirates are interested in Phillies reliever Antonio Bastardo and starter A.J. Burnett, Jon Morosi writes.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 days ago 689 reads 0 comments

  18. Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Needs to Be Trade Deadline Priority

    The Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff needs some help… now. Right now if I were to borrow Clint Hurdle's motto for the season...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  19. 100-Year-Old Pirates Fan Gets to Meet Her Favorite Player

    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Chicora woman's birthday announcement in a local newspaper led to her meeting her favorite Pittsburgh Pirate...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  20. Volquez Rusty, Pirates Lose to Dodgers

    PITTSBURGH — Ten days of rest was the last thing Edinson Volquez needed before trying to extend his winning streak...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 5 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  21. Video: Andrew McCutchen Meets 100-Year-Old Pirates Fan

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 5 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  22. Marte Comes off Bench to Hit After Missing Two Starts

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  23. Huntington Staying Patient as Trade Deadline Approaches

    With less than two weeks to go before the MLB nonwaiver trade deadline, Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said “asks” are still predictably high because teams that deal early have to preempt the market...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  24. Onus Is on Ike Davis to Produce at Plate for Pirates

    As the trade deadline approaches, speculation continues to swirl about possible moves the Pirates could make...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 279 reads 0 comments

  25. Ron Cook: Mark Melancon Firmly Belongs as Pirates Closer

    The routine changed Sunday at PNC Park for Pirates closer Mark Melancon. He pitched again against the Colorado Rockies , the first time this season he has worked on three consecutive days...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 29 reads 0 comments