21 hrs ago
The Arizona Republic
Gerardo Parra's name popping up in MLB trade rumors
Right fielder Gerardo Parra is having a disappointing season, and if the recent trend holds, that can only mean one thing: The Diamondbacks are considering trading him.
Chase Anderson and Jeff Locke are must adds in deep leagues
Jun 25, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Locke in the dugout against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Collmenter aims to bounce back against Pirates
Road trips on an opposite coast are taxing for a team. But as the Pirates begin the last leg of their 10-game journey out west in Arizona, they can be confident their bullpen will still be relatively fresh for a four-game set with the D-backs.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Pirates, Worley hand Giants 5th straight loss
With their fifth straight loss, a 5-0 sleeper against Pittsburgh at AT&T Park on Monday night, the Giants fell two games behind the Dodgers in the NL West.
Latest Pennsylvania sports
Vance Worley will be aiming to keep San Francisco's bats cold Monday night when the Pirates open a three-game series against the Giants.
Peavy Debut Marred By Errors And Mistakes In Giants' 4-3 Loss
A reunion of Jake Peavy and Bruce Bochy had its hiccups on Sunday evening, as errors, mental mistakes and speedy Dodger offense led to a fourth straight loss for the Giants as they fell to Los Angeles 4-3.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
San Francisco Giants
Bumgarner leads Giants in series opener against Pirates
Before the All-Star break, managers Bruce Bochy and Don Mattingly opted for different strategies regarding their starting rotations for the second half.
Pirates notebook: Contenders holding on to hand
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle likened this week leading up to the Thursday trade deadline to a large, high-stakes poker game.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Worley looks to help Pirates even series with Dodgers
The right-hander will return from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday against the Pirates after missing just one start with a left hip impingement.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Phillies Notes: Amaro: Lee to be 'pretty free' of restrictions
The prize of the pitching market this July, David Price, plays for a team enjoying its best run of the season.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Burnett struggles as Phillies fall to Braves
Another day, another loss, another chance to ponder what it means for the Phillies' outlook between now and the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Gerrit Cole Countdown Begins Today
Jun 14, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole before a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Marlins Ballpark.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Latest Pennsylvania sports
Kris Negron hit his first career home run, and All-Star Todd Frazier added a two-run shot as the Cincinnati Reds rolled into the break with a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bill Brink's Pirates baseball chat transcript: 7.8.14
Bill Brink: I don't know that they will shop him, but they might listen. On the one hand, Alvarez is going to get expensive in arbitration soon, is unlikely to sign an extension before reaching free agency and has two seasons of 30 homers on his resume.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Los Angeles Times
The Times' baseball rankings
OAKLAND: AL's best pitching staff gets a lot better with addition of Samardzija and Hammel.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The News Journal
Phillies notebook: Worley finds his footing with PiratesPhillies...
The Pirates called up former Phillie Vance Worley on June 15. In four starts, he has a 2.28 ERA with 18 strikeouts and just five walks in 272/3 innings.
Gerrit Cole will try to bounce back from a rough start when he leads the Pittsburgh Pirates into Friday's opener of a three-game series versus the Philadelphia Phillies at PNC Park.
Bob Smizik: What was Hurdle thinking?
Bringing Ernesto Frieri on to pitch the ninth inning with the Pirates trailing the Arizona Diamondbacks by one run was a peculiar decision by manager Clint Hurdle.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Prospectus Hit List: Wednesday, July 2 by Matthew Kory
Hit List updates are published Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, starting April 2, 2014.