Monday Aug 18
Worley has been clutch for Pirates
In the past couple seasons, the Pittsburgh Pirates and their general manager, Neal Huntington, have done a remarkable job of targeting struggling veteran pitchers off the apparent scrap heap and watching them resurrect their careers.
Robin Williams dead in suspected suicide
Comedian and actor Robin Williams appears on MTV's Total Request Live, Thursday, April 27, 2006 at MTV studios in New York City.
The Washington Post
Bryce Harper leads the Nationals in TOOTBLANs this season
The Pittsburgh Pirates committed one of the most ridiculous, embarrassing and inexcusable baserunning blunders in baseball history on Wednesday when a walk that should've loaded the bases with one out instead resulted in an inning-ending double play.
Inside Bay Area
Giants find way to halt skid, beat Pirates 7-5
The Giants flirted with unchartered territory Wednesday before they rediscovered their winning ways in a 7-5 decision over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
SF Benefits From Pirates' Blunder, Ends Skid at 6
Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a six-game losing streak.