Tuesday May 21
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Chicago Cubs Series Preview
The 26-18 Pittsburgh Pirates will welcome the struggling Chicago Cubs to Pittsburgh for a three-game series at PNC Park.
Sun May 19, 2013
Jose Cisnero out-pitches Pirates bullpen in 11-inning Bucs loss
The Astros beat the Pirates 4-2 in 11 innings Saturday night thanks to a heroic relief outing by Jose Cisnero.
Sat May 18, 2013
On the Pirates: Steppin' out ... Jose Tabata vs. Travis Snider
Jose Tabata kept it simple in a mostly empty clubhouse prior to Wednesday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Tue May 14, 2013
Pregame: Hurdle discusses Martin's health, lineup decisions
Russell Martin will return to the Pirates lineup tonight. "He is in a better position to play than he might have been the last time we put him in," Clint Hurdle said.
Keppinger losing grip on starting spot
We're getting into the heart of May, the time of year when players who stumbled of the gate may have already lost their jobs.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lohse hoping for better fate against Pirates
Though his record wouldn't indicate it, Brewers starter Kyle Lohse has been pretty solid this season.
Sun May 12, 2013
NL Central clash pits Estrada against Burnett
The Brewers are still looking for their first win on an important 10-game road trip that covers three division rivals.
Sat May 11, 2013
Facing the New York Mets has seemingly served as a wake-up call for the Pittsburgh Pirates ' feeble offense over the last two days.
Should the Pirates sign Starling Marte to a long-term contract?
Long answer: Tim Williams , Travis Sawchik and a few other people were discussing this earlier today on Twitter.
Fri May 10, 2013
Pirates defeat Mets, 7-3
Friday night they pounced, attacking New York Mets starter Shaun Marcum like rabid dogs, and defeated the Mets, 7-3, at Citi Field to even the series at a game apiece.
Thankfully, Neil Walker Rejoins Pirates This Weekend
Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker is able to come off the disabled list Sunday.
Thu May 09, 2013
Clint Hurdle lets Jason Grilli pitch tie game; Grilli allows winning run
Clint Hurdle was plainly the star of the last few innings of the Pirates' 3-2 loss to the Mets tonight, and in the end, the Pirates lost the game on one of Hurdle's rare good tactical moves.
Wed May 08, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch
RHP Jeanmar Gomez was the emergency spot starter after RHP James McDonald was scratched and pitched five scoreless innings for the victory.
Tue May 07, 2013
Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?
James McDonald scratched tonight, headed for disabled list
James McDonald will not be making his scheduled start against the Mariners tonight and will instead be headed to the disabled list with what's being described as shoulder stiffness.
Fri May 03, 2013
Grilli named Delivery Man Award winner for April
Jason Grilli's first season as a closer could hardly have gotten off to a better start, as the Pirates right-hander was selected on Friday as the winner of the Major League Baseball Delivery Man of the Month Award for April.
Wed May 01, 2013
Eighth-inning Axford collapse gives Pirates win over Brewers
"Fans are fans," the Milwaukee Brewers reliever said Wednesday afternoon after giving up yet another home run and blowing a two-run lead in the eighth inning of what became a 6-4 loss to Pittsburgh.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
McDonald struggles as Pirates lose to Brewers, 12-8
A poor outing from starter James McDonald and a leaky bullpen wasted a good night at the plate as the Pirates lost to Milwaukee, 12-8, Tuesday night at Miller Park.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Stingy left-hander Wandy Rodriguez can stay unbeaten for 2013 on Monday night when the Pittsburgh Pirates visit Miller Park to open a three-game series with the host Milwaukee Brewers.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
The rookie will look to gain a measure of revenge against the only team to ever beat him Sunday when the Cardinals and visiting Pittsburgh Pirates complete this three-game set.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?
Game 23: Pirates 5 Cardinals 3
I'm not sure what possessed Mike Matheny to take Jake Westbrook out of the game after six shutout innings and only 91 pitches, but the move certainly went appreciated by the Pirates and their fans.