18 hrs ago
Snider slams Pirates past Cubs
Travis Snider's grand slam in the sixth inning lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs, 5-4, in the opener of a three-game set at PNC Park.
22 hrs ago
Pittsburgh Pirates: Continuing to Build on Their 2012 Base in 2013
The Pittsburgh Pirates appear to be meaningfully ahead of where they were in 2012, a year in which they were contenders for about a month and a half on either side of the All-Star Game before a late-season collapse took them into loss territory.
Samardzija hopes to extend domination of Bucs
Jeff Samardzija finally picked up his second win of 2013 in his last outing. His next start will come against the team he beat for victory No.
Tue May 21, 2013
Snider's grand slam lifts Pirates to 5-4 victory over Cubs
After hitting a grand slam to give the Pirates their first lead of the night, Snider was thrust onto the dugout steps by second baseman Neil Walker as the crowd waited for a curtain call.
Pirates showing organization is on the rise
Slowly but surely, however, things have begun to turn around under the guidance of general manager Neal Huntington.
Mon May 20, 2013
Injury Report: He's Heeeeeerrrrrreeee
With Ian Kinsler going on the DL, the much-awaited arrival of Jurickson Profar has come.
Sun May 19, 2013
Pirates fall to Astros, 4-2, after 11 innings
Matt Dominguez's ground ball in the 11th inning wasn't hit very hard, but it was all the Houston Astros needed.
Sat May 18, 2013
Astros edge Pirates 4-2 in 11 innings
Jason Castro led off the 11th inning with a double and scored the go-ahead run on a close play at the plate as the Houston Astros topped the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 on Saturday night.
Box W:J.Wilson L:E.Gonzalez HR: HOU- M.Dominguez PIT- A.McCutchen , P.Alvarez Houston Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Dale Scott; First, CB Bucknor; Second, Todd Tichenor; Third, Bill Miller; - Robbie Grossman doubled to left center.
Fri May 17, 2013
Alvarez's HR, Astros' error in 9th cap rally
Travis Snider began a slow jog toward home plate. Andrew McCutchen headed to third in a similar manner, and Brandon Inge broke to second as the ball sailed harmlessly into the night sky.
Thu May 16, 2013
Snider leads Pirates past Brewers
Travis Snider had a two-run homer among his three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates downed the Milwaukee Brewers, 7-1, to take the last three of a four-game set from PNC Park.
Shin-Soo Choo homers twice as Cincinnati Reds beat Miami Marlins, plus more NL scores
Shin-Soo Choo hit two homers and four pitchers combined on an 11-hit shutout Wednesday night to help the Cincinnati Reds extend their winning streak to a season-best five games by beating Miami 4-0. Choo hit solo homers in the fourth and sixth inning, giving him nine this season.
Wed May 15, 2013
Bucs place McDonald on DL; Mercer recalled
The Pirates placed infielder John McDonald on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday due to a low back strain and recalled infielder Jordy Mercer from Triple-A Indianapolis to take his spot.
Rodriguez shuts down Brewers in Pirates' 3-1 victory
Rodriguez, three starts removed from a poor outing on the road against the Milwaukee Brewers, shut them down with seven strong innings during the Pirates' 3-1 win Wednesday night at PNC Park.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Pirates IF McDonald lands on DL
The Pittsburgh Pirates placed infielder John McDonald on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday due to a lower back strain.
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
Franklin Out For Revenge After Manning's Prank
Orlando Franklin is turning to Twitter as he plots his revenge against Peyton Manning and Eric Denver after he was surprised with a a shaving cream pie-in-the-face on live television last week.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Preview: Brewers at Pirates
After missing the series opener with a stiff neck, Ryan Braun is expected back in the lineup on Tuesday when the Milwaukee Brewers vie for their second straight win over the host Pittsburgh Pirates .
The Indianapolis Star
Fastball Fix: Jordy Mercer's time might come in Pittsburgh but it's not now
Each weekday, Star reporter Mark Ambrogi, a life-long Reds fan, will provide links to Indy's four favorite teams -- the Reds, Cubs, Cardinals and White Sox -- and other hot topics in baseball.