1. MLB Futures Game: Elite Pirates Prospect Josh Bell Hitting Stride

    MINNEAPOLIS -- This past winter, Josh Bell reconnected with his high school hitting coach. Bell hadn't worked much with the coach, Dallas area baseball instructor Brandon Sherard, since ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 167 reads 0 comments

  2. McCutchen: Pirates' Never-Ending Star

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The table reserved for Andrew McCutchen Monday at the National League media availability sat in the front of the conference room at Hyatt Regency Hotel...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 639 reads 2 comments

  3. Matheny Explains 'MVP' McCutchen over Gomez in CF

    Matheny on McCutchen over Gomez in CF: "I think we're just going off experience. We're talking an MVP player...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 days ago 377 reads 1 comments

  4. Pirates Enter All-Star Break on Losing Note

    The Pirates did not have a sharp day on the mound today, and will enter the All-Star break off a 6-3 loss to the division rival Cincinnati Reds ...

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  5. Grading the Pirates in the first half

    Only Andrew McCutchen could act blasé about his 1.096 on-base plus slugging percentage in June, a month that included eight home runs, 12 doubles and a .343 batting average. Considering he's a career ...

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  6. Pirates' McCutchen Might Be National League's Most Cost-Effective Star

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  7. McCutchen Homers in 9th, 11th Carry Pirates

    Andrew McCutchen tied the game with a solo homer in the ninth inning Saturday night, then connected again in the 11th inning, rallying the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds ...

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  8. Pirates Sign Rafael Perez to a Minor League Deal

    Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune reports that the Pirates have signed lefty reliever Rafael Perez to a minor league deal. He'll report to Triple-A Indianapolis.....

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  9. Nightengale: Pirates Daunting Outfield Trio One for Ages

    ST. LOUIS -- The Pittsburgh Pirates ' outfielders might all be in their 20s, prefer Jay-Z to Marvin Gaye and driving a Mercedes over a Cadillac, but they sure are old school...

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  10. Edinson Volquez, Pirates Dominate Cardinals, 9-1

    Edinson Volquez pitched a complete game as the Pirates crushed the Cardinals Thursday, 9-1. After a series that featured two walk-off losses, it's nice to have an easy game that prevents the bullpen from getting involved...

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  11. Edinson Volquez in Complete Control vs. Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS — The Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals kept it interesting this week. Twice in a row the Cardinals walked off with win. St...

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  12. Volquez Leads Pirates to 9-1 Win over Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS -- Edinson Volquez tossed a complete game six-hitter to win his fourth straight start and the Pittsburgh Pirates downed the St. Louis Cardinals 9-1 on Thursday night. ...

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  13. The Pirates' Triple-Decker Grilled Cheese Sandwich Is the King of Ballpark Food

    What, you thought the Choomongous was the only weird and large ballpark food item I would be consuming for your entertainment this summer? There are a whole lot of other stadiums and ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  14. Pirates' Harrison Has Proven Hes Legit

    You may think that Pittsburgh Pirates infielder/outfielder Josh Harrison is on the All-Star team simply because of his versatility in the field.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  15. Pirates Tumble into 4th Place in NL Central

    ST. LOUIS — Brandon Cumpton made a spot start for the Pirates on Wednesday, trying to lend a hand after Gerrit Cole went on the disabled list...

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  16. No Walk Off, No Drama but Pirates Still Fall

    ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Cardinals spared the sellout crowd of 43,941 the drama of the previous two nights on Wednesday evening at Busch Stadium. There would be no walk-off home run, though Kolten Wong did homer for the second night in a row...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 14 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  17. Pirates Designate Duke Welker for Assignment

    The Pirates have designated right-hander Duke Welker for assignment in order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for infielder Matt Hague, reports Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (on Twitter)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 14 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  18. Video: McCutchen Throws out Adams at 3B

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  19. Pirates' Pedro Alvarez Hits 100th Home Run of Career

    With Tuesday's fourth-inning long ball off the St. Louis Cardinals ' Carlos Martinez, Pedro Alvarez of the Pittsburgh Pirates reached 100 career home runs, per MLB.com ...

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  20. Starling Marte to Bereavement List; Matt Hague with Pirates

    Starling Marte's locker is clear and Matt Hague is with the Pirates , Rob Biertempfel reports. There's no word on what might be going on with Marte...

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  21. Marte out 3-7 Days (Bereavement Leave)

    #pirates Marte is on bereavement leave. Matt Hague called up. Liriano will start Sunday v #reds. Worley in bullpen Sat and Sun...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  22. Frieri Throws One Too Many Fastballs in Loss

    ST. LOUIS — Pirates reliever Ernesto Frieri threw 17 pitches in the ninth inning Tuesday. Of those, 15 were fastballs...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  23. Pirates Suffer Heartbreak for 2nd Straight Game

    ST. LOUIS — The Pirates lost on a walk-off home run for the second consecutive night, falling to the St. Louis Cardinals, 5-4, Tuesday night at Busch Stadium...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  24. Liriano Settles into Groove in AAA Rehab Start

    Francisco Liriano is likely heading back to Pittsburgh soon after a dominating performance in a rehabilitation start with Triple-A Indianapolis...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  25. Gerrit Cole Injury: Updates on Pirates Pitcher's Lat and Return

    Updates from Monday, July 21 Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported on the next step in Gerrit Cole's rehab: Updates from Saturday, July 19 Bill ...

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