1. Jamey Carroll Joins Pirates as Special Assistant

    e Pirates have announced that Jamey Carroll has joined their front office as a special assistant. The front office has added plenty of on-field experience this offseason, with Carroll joining Kevin Young and former manager Grady Little...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 57 reads 0 comments

  2. Pirates' Burnett Aims to Defy Age Curve

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  3. Jung-Ho Kang's Agent 'Confident' He and Pirates Can Strike Deal

    Jung-Ho Kang's agent, Alan Nero, says he thinks his client and the Pirates will reach a deal, Bill Brink writes...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  4. Pirates Manager Hurdle to Have 2nd Hip Replacement Surgery

    On the eve of his second hip replacement surgery in three months, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle couldn't resist making a pun about it.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Ex-Pirates IF Sanchez Joins Japan's Eagles

    TOKYO -- Former Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Gaby Sanchez will join the Rakuten Eagles of Japan's Pacific League for the 2015 season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Why Pittsburgh Pirates Could Still Use Another Starting Pitcher This Winter

    After a relatively quiet start to the offseason, general manager Neal Huntington and the Pittsburgh Pirates have added a few key pieces to the team's roster that could help lead them back to the postseason for the third straight year...

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  7. Bucs Not Satisfied, Want to Build on Recent Run

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  8. Pirates Expect Refreshed Polanco to Succeed

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- On June 10, the day Gregory Polanco finally joined the Pirates , he was asked whether he felt tired...

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  9. Could Jung-Ho Kang Be the Pittsburgh Pirates' Franchise Shortstop?

    Ever since the departure of former shortstop Jack Wilson, the Pittsburgh Pirates have been searching for an everyday player who could potentially become their franchise shortstop...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 3 months ago 12,902 reads 20 comments

  10. Pirates VP Sees Potential, Challenges in Millennials

    Drew Cloud has been working with young employees as long as he has been a part of the sports business industry. It's a career that has led the chief sales and marketing officer for the Pirates from Tampa, Fla...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Pirates' Payroll Increasing, but Not Quickly Enough

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  12. Dreamcatcher: Holdzkom Takes Long Road to Bigs

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- John Holdzkom isn't even certain how many times he has been released. "Five or six. Not fun," said Holdzkom, a tall man short on words...

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  13. Pittsburgh Pirates Should Not Offer Neil Walker a Contract Extension

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have had one of the most exciting offseasons in baseball. They have filled all of their most glaring holes and have even made some nice depth moves...

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  14. Huntington, Pirates Make PNC Park a Destination for Free Agents

    There's always been a certain allure to PNC Park, with the twinkle of the downtown skyline and Aztec gold bridges rising beyond its walls, but it typically takes more than passing the eye test to attract baseball's top talent...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 80 reads 0 comments

  15. Pirates Post Winning Bid for Korean Shortstop

    In an unprecedented foray into the international talent pool, the Pirates on Monday won exclusive negotiating rights with Korean shortstop Jung-ho Kang by making the highest bid in the posting process...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 146 reads 0 comments

  16. Jung-Ho Kang's Biggest Challenges in Quest to Become MLB Star

    On Monday we learned the Pittsburgh Pirates have won negotiating rights to Korean shortstop Jung-Ho Kang , tweets Jon Heyman of CBS Sports...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 18,459 reads 10 comments

  17. Pirates Are the Right Team to Bet Big on Jung-ho Kang's Potential

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed up to take a chance on a 27-year-old shortstop who hit 40 home runs last season. Yeah, you'll have to trust me that there is some chance involved with a player like that...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 21,702 reads 14 comments

  18. Pirates Sign Corey Hart

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  19. National League Central's Early Odds of Going to World Series

    For the Pittsburgh Pirates , the Major League Baseball Winter Meetings are behind us and the fun of PiratesFest 2014 is a happy memory...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 3 months ago 140 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 3 months ago 147 reads 0 comments

  22. 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..

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  23. '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 months ago 140 reads 0 comments

  24. 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...

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  25. 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...

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