Pirates Release Jared Hughes, Hurdle Calls It 'One Of Hardest' Decisions He's MadePirates manager Clint Hurdle described the release of reliever Jared Hughes on Wednesday on of the hardest decisions he's ever had to make.
Pirates Battle For Final Spot In Rotation Down To TwoPirates are down to Trevor Williams and Tyler Glasnow for the final rotation spot after Drew Hutchinson was optioned to Triple A Indianapolis on Wednesday. The move comes following giving up nine runs in his final Spring Training start, raising his Spring ERA to 10.02.
Rennie Stennett Expecting "Exciting Year" For PiratesSaying this current team has a “We Are Family” atmosphere around it, former Pirate great Rennie Stennett expects an exciting year for the Pirates.
Pulmonary Hypertension Can Present Pregnancy Challenges For Mom & BabyJoy Lauver has a life-threatening lung condition called pulmonary hypertension, which made her pregnancy extremely tricky for doctors.
Pa. Senate Sends Real ID Bill To The HousePennsylvania has until June 6 to commit to compliance with Real ID
Pa. Senators Seeking To Strengthen State PFA Laws Divided Over GunsA group of Pennsylvania lawmakers has proposed legislation to put more teeth into the state’s Protection From Abuse laws.
Pirates Make Cuts, Get Closer To Filling Starting RotationThe Bucs made four roster moves Tuesday including eliminating one of those battling to be the fifth starter.
John Jaso Ready For Whatever Pirates Throw At HimThe 33 year-old Jaso converted from catcher to first baseman last year with amazing results. A .994 fielding percentage (5 errors in 800 chances) after Jaso worked during the off-season and then intensely with former Bucs gold glove first baseman Kevin Young during 2016 camp.
Austin Meadows Reassigned, Talks Major League ExperiencePirates moved one of their biggest names Monday, yet it was not a surprise as the roster gets closer to 25. Baseball America’s top Pirates prospect Austin Meadows was reassigned to the minors after a prolonged stay in Major League Camp.
Pirates' Rule 5 Draft Pick Fighting To Make TeamThe first Pirates rule 5 pick since Gustavo Nunez in 2011, 6’6” Tyler Webb is trying to find his role in a bullpen full of lefties.
Jacob Stallings Ready For Pirates If Called UponJacob Stallings says he'll be ready if called upon this year after getting his first taste of the Majors last year.
Pirates President Coonelly 'Optimistic' Kang Will Return In 2017Pirates President Frank Coonelly says he thinks Jung Ho Kang will play for the Pirates this year.