1. Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 Players Who Won't Be Back in 2015

    The Pittsburgh Pirates aren't known for making huge acquisitions in the free-agent market most offseasons, and this winter likely won't be any different...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 21 days ago 1,975 reads 1 comments

  2. Martin Not Thinking About Impending Free Agency

    Russell Martin had a pretty short checklist when he showed up in Pittsburgh 21 months ago, and both items have been covered...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 127 reads 0 comments

  3. Walker Suffers Setback, Likely Headed to DL

    The Pirates ' hopes of embarking on the most difficult phase of their schedule in growing strength took a major hit Sunday morning when Neil Walker showed up at PNC Park unable to play...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 135 reads 0 comments

  4. Polanco's Early Blast Not Enough for Ailing Bucs

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  5. Pirates' Liriano Tough, but Padres Piece Together 2-1 Victory

    Francisco Liriano was nearly perfect for seven consecutive innings Saturday, but it was not enough for the Pirates in a 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 23 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  6. Alvarez Buys into Bucs' Plan to Use Him at First

    PITTSBURGH -- Early Friday afternoon, Clint Hurdle had one of the hardest conversations of his managerial career with a player: He had to ask 2013 National League All-Star third baseman ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 23 days ago 195 reads 0 comments

  7. Pirates Designate Ernesto Frieri for Assignment

    The Pirates have designated reliever Ernesto Frieri for assignment, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports on Twitter...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 24 days ago 763 reads 0 comments

  8. Pirates DFA RHP Frieri to Activate 3B Alvarez

    # Pirates officially activate Pedro Alvarez from the bereavement list, designate RHP Ernesto Frieri for assignment...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 24 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  9. Dan Jennings' Frightening Injury Overshadows Pirates' 7-2 Win

    The Pirates ' dominating 7-2 victory over the Marlins Thursday was overshadowed by a frightening injury to Marlins reliever Dan Jennings. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 25 days ago 432 reads 0 comments

  10. Volquez, Pirates Shutdown Marlins, 7-2

    Edinson Volquez delivered another gem for the Pirates tonight, pitching seven shutout innings of one-hit baseball to lead the club to a 7-2 win against the Miami Marlins . .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 25 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  11. Pirates Notebook: Hurdle Says Cole Responding Well to Rehab Starts

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 25 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  12. Walker out After Aggravating Back Injury

    For the third time in four games, Neil Walker was not in the Pirates ' starting lineup Wednesday night due to back tightness...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 25 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  13. Pirates' no-name lineup piles up runs as Bucs win 7-3

    The Pirates scored four runs in the first and then Jeff Locke coasted through the middle innings as the Bucs defeated the Marlins 7-3 Wednesday...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 26 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  14. Harrison, Locke Lead Pirates Past Marlins, 7-3

    Josh Harrison had three hits to extend his hot streak and Jeff Locke overcame a shaky start to pitch seven innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 7-3 on Wednesday night...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 26 days ago 102 reads 0 comments

  15. Gerrit Cole Roughed Up in Rehab Start at AAA Indianapolis

    Gerrit Cole was scratched from a scheduled rehab outing last Friday night at Triple-A Indianapolis, with Pirates general manager Neal Huntington claiming that the right-hander needed to “refine some things...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 27 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  16. Gerrit Cole Roughed Up for 5 ER on 10 Hits in Rehab Start

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  17. Walker's Back Much Better After Night at Home

    PITTSBURGH -- Neil Walker was back in his own bed Sunday night after a 10-game road trip, and that's exactly what his own back needed...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  18. Marte Returns from DL; Alvarez to Bereavement List

    PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates activated outfielder Starling Marte from the seven-day concussion disabled list Tuesday...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 115 reads 0 comments

  19. Marte Activated off Concussion DL; Alvarez out 3-7 Gms

    .@ Pirates reinstate OF Starling Marte from 7-day concussion DL; place 3B Pedro Alvarez on bereavement list...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 27 days ago 180 reads 0 comments

  20. Miami Marlins at Pittsburgh Pirates Series Primer

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  21. Will Andrew McCutchen's Injury Sink the Pirates' Playoff Hopes?

    There is a moment when a star player winces, or staggers or crumples in pain, and an entire fanbase holds its collective breath. Sometimes it's nothing, sometimes it's everything...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 16,896 reads 33 comments

  22. Pedro Alvarez Woes Create a Quandary

    At an impasse regarding what to do with Pedro Alvarez in light of his defensive struggles, the Pirates coaches and front office are discussing their options with the third baseman...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 29 days ago 724 reads 0 comments

  23. Alvarez Position Switch Discussed by Pirates Brass

    PHOENIX — Pedro Alvarez is out as the everyday third baseman, but the Pirates are not likely to consider a position change for him until after this season.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 29 days ago 519 reads 0 comments

  24. Andrew McCutchen Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Rib and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 19 Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review confirmed Andrew McCutchen 's return to the lineup: Updates from Monday, Aug...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 29 days ago 54,245 reads 109 comments

  25. McCutchen Exits vs. D-Backs with Side Discomfort

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 29 days ago 14 reads 0 comments