Sunday May 19
NH native Jeff Locke masterful in Pittsburgh victory over Astros
As Michael McKenry worked with Jeff Locke on Sunday, the Pittsburgh Pirates backup catcher couldn't help but think about the potential of his young battery mate.
Wed May 15, 2013
McCutchen's slump-busting strategy: Just keep hitting
It is only the middle of May, but Andrew McCutchen has already weathered two long slumps this young season.
Tuesday game report: Brewers at Pirates
Pittsburgh centerfielder Andrew McCutchen came up with the biggest hit of the night, a solo home run to right-center off Mike Fiers to lead off the bottom of the 12th inning and give the Pirates a walk-off victory, 4-3. The Brewers were nursing a 3-2 lead when manager Ron Roenicke called for John Axford to pitch the eighth.
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.
Brewers Run With Ease On McKenry
The Pittsburgh Pirates three-game winning streak came to an end Monday night at the hands of the Milwaukee Brewers.
Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Milwaukee
Norichika Aoki went 3-for-5 with three RBI and Marco Estrada spun seven innings of one run ball as the Brewers snapped a four-game skid with a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Mon May 13, 2013
Sports Collectors Daily
Hunt Auctions holding 'Celebration of the Pittsburgh Pirates' show
Hunt Auctions is holding a one-day "Celebration of The Pittsburgh Pirates" autograph and memorabilia show on Saturday, June 29 at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center Ballroom.
Brew Crew Ball
Tonight's Matchup: Brewers
Brewers open a four-game series in Pittsburgh looking to snap a four-game losing streak and get their second win in May.
Mercer's development affects Pirates' roster decisions
When the Pirates activate Neil Walker , thoughts of the future and protection against the present may force them to send down Jordy Mercer .
Sun May 12, 2013
Bounce goes against Mets in 3-2 loss to Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez, left, tires to tag New York Mets' Mike Baxter as he steals third base during the seventh inning of the a National League MLB baseball game at Citi Field Sunday, May 12, 2013 in New York.
Is Pittsburgh Pirates Catcher Michael McKenry Worth Keeping Around?
Let me start this off by saying I think Michael McKenry seems like a great, great guy.
Matt Harvey can't stop Pirates, who beat Mets 3-2
Harvey didn't have his best stuff, and the Pirates did just enough to take advantage.
Pirates hit Niese hard
"I think that today, we didn't do anything well," David Wright said after Francisco Liriano struck out nine and pitched into the sixth inning to win his debut with Pittsburgh.
Sat May 11, 2013
Liriano Ks 9 in Pirates debut, beats Mets 11-2
Sam Gable, left, and Al Gable, from Nyack, N.Y., carry their banner around the field during Banner Day before the baseball game between the New York Mets and the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field on Saturday, May 11, 2013 in New York.
Stiff neck keeps Martin on Pirates' bench
Range of motion is the issue; Russell Martin has none. He was missing from the Pirates' lineup Saturday for the fourth time in five games because of lingering stiffness in his neck.
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.
Thu May 09, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport
MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH The circumstances could be ripe Saturday for Russell Martin to make his first major-league appearance in the outfield.
Wed May 08, 2013
'King Felix' outduels A.J. Burnett as game lives up to hype
Seattle starter Felix Hernandez lived up to his royal billing, allowing one run over eight innings as the Mariners beat the Pirates, 2-1, Wednesday afternoon at PNC Park.
Mariners Notebook: Saunders making big impact
Seattle Mariners' Michael Saunders, right, scores on a passed ball as Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher A.J. Burnett, left, covers home during the fourth inning of an interleague baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, May 8, 2013.
Tue May 07, 2013
Gomez, McCutchen lead Pirates to 4-1 victory over Mariners
The Pirates got a lift from pitcher Jeanmar Gomez, tabbed for a spot start less than three hours before the scheduled first pitch, to beat the Mariners, 4-1, tonight at PNC Park.