1. Pirates Win 8-6 (again), Return to .500

    In a near-replay of yesterday's game, the Pirates nearly blew a big lead in the ninth inning but ended up ... winning by a score of 8-6. I drifted off at some point in the ninth inning, then woke up just as the game finished...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 26 days ago 151 reads 0 comments

  2. McCutchen Homers as Pirates Beat Marlins 8-6

    MIAMI -- Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer and Jody Mercer also went deep, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-6 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 26 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  3. Josh Harrison (Ankle) Returns Saturday vs. Marlins

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 26 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  4. Pirates go 13 innings to snare a win against Marlins

    MIAMI — What with all the attention paid to Gregory Polanco in the past six months, his first major league homer might have lacked the necessary gravitas had it come in the fourth inning of some random game...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 26 days ago 159 reads 0 comments

  5. Clutch Gregory Polanco, Pirates Outfield Tease Huge Potential in Epic Night

    Grab a pen and mark this down: Friday, June 13, 2014, at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. That's the date and the venue of Gregory Polanco 's coming-out party...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 17,422 reads 34 comments

  6. Cutch's Catch Tracked by MLBAM

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 27 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  7. Pirates' Troubles in Sustaining Success Offer Lessons for Cubs

    PITTSBURGH — Last year, when the rebuilt Pittsburgh Pirates were heading to a 94-win season and the playoffs, it was easy to imagine what the Cubs ' brass had in mind while it sacrifices all these big-league seasons to The Plan...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 28 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  8. Pirates Sign First-Round Draft Pick, Shortstop Cole Tucker

    The Pirates announced the signing of first-round draft pick Cole Tucker today as they continued to make quick work of getting their 2014 draft class under contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  9. Liriano Injury Latest Blow to Hobbled Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Staff

    When Charlie Morton threw seven innings of one-run ball at the Chicago Cubs on Monday, it felt like the Pittsburgh Pirates should've offered free drinks to everyone in attendance at PNC Park...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  10. Pirates Owner Nutting Hopeful About Polanco but Worried Hype Is Too Much

    Pirates owner Bob Nutting said calling up Gregory Polanco on Tuesday was the “right decision” and that he was “completely supportive” of the decision, but ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 129 reads 0 comments

  11. Pirates Launch Master Plan Study for Future of PNC Park

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 195 reads 0 comments

  12. McCutchen Homers Again in Pirates' Win over Cubs

    Andrew McCutchen had to wait a little longer to resume his assault on opposing pitching. A virtual monsoon encircled PNC Park, delaying Wednesday's game for 1 hour, 38 minutes...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 28 days ago 218 reads 0 comments

  13. Photo: The Weather in Pittsburgh Is ... Ominous

    The forecast in the Pittsburgh area does not look very promising for baseball on Wednesday evening. In fact, I'd say the weather looks downright scary.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 29 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  14. Pirates Lose to Cubs in Polanco's Debut

    The fans came to see Gregory Polanco. A crowd of 31,567, an estimated 5,000 of which came from walk-up sales, saw Polanco's first major league at-bat, his first hit, his first run. ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 30 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  15. VIDEO: Gregory Polanco Singles in Second MLB at-Bat

    Watch as Pirates stud outfield prospect Gregory Polanco slaps a single to left field in his second major league at-bat Tuesday night at PNC Park against Cubs starter Travis Wood ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 30 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  16. Francisco Liriano Leaves Start with Discomfort in His Left Side

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 30 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  17. Polanco Batting 2nd Tonight in MLB Debut

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 30 days ago 116 reads 0 comments

  18. Cole Says Shoulder Is Not a 'Huge Issue'

    The Pirates placed right-hander Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 4, due to right shoulder fatigue. Cole came forward after his most recent start Tuesday in San Diego to let the club know something wasn't right...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 78 reads 0 comments

  19. Neil Walker on Disabled List, Polanco Recalled for Tuesday's Game

    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Neil Walker has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after he underwent an appendectomy.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 305 reads 0 comments

  20. Why Gregory Polanco Is Hyped as MLB's Next Great 5-Tool Phenom

    The Pittsburgh Pirates already have two homegrown talents in their outfield in Starling Marte and 2013 National League MVP Andrew McCutchen . Now here comes a third...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 20,284 reads 22 comments

  21. Pirates Place Walker on DL After Appendectomy

    The @ Pirates have placed Neil Walker on the 15-day disabled list after undergoing an appendectomy tonight...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 25 reads 0 comments

  22. Pirates to Recall Top Prospect Gregory Polanco

    The @ Pirates intend to recall top prospect OF Gregory Polanco (@El_Coffee) before tomorrow's game. pic.twitter...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 35 reads 0 comments

  23. Pirates Cruise to 6-2 Victory over Cubs

    Charlie Morton picked up where Jeff Locke left off. He worked quickly and efficiently against the Chicago Cubs Monday night, dropping his curveball in to generate swings and misses while encouraging grounders with his sinker...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 62 reads 0 comments

  24. McCutchen Homers, Pirates Top Cubs 6-2

    Andrew McCutchen hit his eighth homer and drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 91 reads 0 comments