Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez took some reps at first base during batting practice Friday.
Pirates closer Mark Melancon earned his 21st save of the season Friday night against the Padres, a career high.
The move has been talked about for months, but now the wheels of change have been put in motion as the Pittsburgh Pirates have begun working with Pedro Alvarez on a transition from playing third base to playing first.
Steelers held a morning practice in shorts and their final open practice of the week at St. Vincent College before playing their first pre-season game on KDKA-TV Saturday night at 7:30.
Pirates GM Neal Huntington joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday
Marlins relief pitcher and former Pirate Bryan Morris joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday
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As much as the Cleveland Browns try to convince everyone that Quarterback Brian Hoyer will be their starter in the teams week one matchup with the Steelers, Defensive Coordinator Dick LeBeau isn’t buying it.
During a recent interview on 93-7 The Fan, Colbert revealed his list of top sports movies of all-time.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Tuesday to talk about training camp and the state of the program as he enters his third season in charge.
According to a report, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman made a salary of $8.8 million during the locked out season of 2012-2013.
Ron Cook of the Cook and Poni show joined Starkey and Mueller this afternoon as he is reporting the Pirates will place reining NL MVP Andrew McCutchen on the 15-day DL with an oblique injury that will cost him “significant time.”
After watching Andrew McCutchen take a fastball right off his spine Saturday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks, there was a certain level of outrage among his teammates.
With 24 errors this year and throwing issues resembling those that Steve Sax and Chuck Knoblauch went through, the rumblings of moving Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez to first base have begun.
Steelers GM Kevin Colbert joined Bob Pompeani live at training camp Saturday.