1 hr ago
Pirates notebook: Russell Martin plans to return tonight
Pirates catcher Russell Martin said he will be in the lineup tonight in St. Louis after missing a second consecutive game.
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5 hrs ago
Pirates waste excellent Brandon Cumpton start, lose 2-1
Brandon Cumpton pitched seven strong innings, striking out five and walking one while allowing two runs, but a listless Pirates offense napped its way through another loss, 2-1.
9 hrs ago
Stock Up, Down For Pittsburgh Pirates' Top 5 Prospects
The Pirates' key to their recent success has been the emergence of young stars from their farm system.
13 hrs ago
Neil Walker's Dad Named Adult Honoree For Pittsburgh Walk For Arthritis
It is the leading cause of disability in the county. Every 1-in-5 adults along with 300,000 children are affected by arthritis.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
It's Simple: Simon Wins. CIN 5, PIT 2.
Tonight's game personified the concept of a team effort from the Cincinnati Reds , something something grit effort unity Kirk Gibson yadda yadda.
Gregory Polanco Chopping Down Door to Majors
Gregory Polanco is destroying Triple-A pitching, chopping down the door if you will.
Pirates fall to Reds
The zeros lined up one after the other on the scoreboard in left field Tuesday night until the Reds broke open the pitchers' duel in the seventh inning.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Waiver Wire: Time to start acting quickly
Prior to last Thursday's podcast , I was asked to provide a list of buy-low and sell-high candidates.
Pirates Pregame: Travis Snider suspended for two games, Russell Martin one
Gomez said Sunday that he would appeal the suspension. Clint Hurdle said that Travis Snider has already told him that he intends to appeal.
The Miami Herald
Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Cincinnati
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
Tue. Apr 22nd, 2014
The Royals lost a coach during batting practice. Then a squirrel ran onto the field.
Volquez set to square off against Reds' Cueto
Last week, when the Reds and Pirates met in Cincinnati, Johnny Cueto bested a good friend in fellow Dominican Francisco Liriano.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
National Public Radio
Davis Slam Leads Pirates Over Reds 6-5
Ike Davis became the first player to hit grand slams for different teams in the same April, and Neil Walker had a winning run single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates twice overcame deficits to beat the Reds 6-5 Monday night.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Day off for Alvarez, Martin
Manager Clint Hurdle sends out a somewhat typical junior varsity lineup this Sunday afternoon against the Milwaukee Brewers with the most notable absence being that of Pedro Alvarez.
Teams are learning the hard way what is and isn't an out
This season has revealed situations where the neighborhood play isn't exactly a neighborhood play and blocking the plate isn't exactly blocking the plate.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Washington Post
Braun homers twice, rallies Brewers over Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates' Ike Davis heads home to score from second on a hit by Neil Walker as Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Mark Reynolds, right, waits for the throw from center field in the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Pittsburgh.
The Wichita Eagle
The Rundown: Big shift in baseball is toward more defensive shifts
A fan of bygone days may have thought the Houston Astros had gone crazy during their three-game series last week against the Royals.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Pirates struggle with runners on, lose 5-3
The Pirates left 11 runners on base against the Brewers Friday night, twice leaving the bases loaded, en route to a 5-3 Pirates loss.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Sports Media 101
Pittsburgh Pirates Have Hit Fourth Most Home Runs in MLB
Pirates 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Pittsburgh Pirates as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Pirates Fans Get to Welcome Brewers, Ryan Braun
Our dislike for the Milawukee Brewers and Ryan Braun knows no end and slowly, ever so painfully, the disdain is creeping back into our life.