Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez took some reps at first base during batting practice Friday.
Pittsburgh Pirates fans have been holding their breath today waiting to hear about the health of centerfielder Andrew McCutchen.
The Pirates roster moves continue as outfielder Starling Marte has been activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list while third baseman Pedro Alvarez was put on the bereavement list.
Pittsburgh Pirates star centerfielder Andrew McCutchen is suffering from a fractured rib and will not be placed on the disabled list right away.
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.”
The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to place center fielder Andrew McCutchen on the 15-day disabled list.
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.
Andrew McCutchen drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning, then was hit by a pitch in the ninth Saturday night as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3.
A 12-year-old boy, with a life-threatening tumor, longed to see a game in PNC Park, and maybe meet a player or two.
A Chicora woman’s birthday announcement in a local newspaper led to her meeting her favorite Pittsburgh Pirate.
MLB Network Analyst Sean Casey joined “The Cook and Poni Show” on Thursday to preview the second half of the 2014 season and what should be a great finish in the National League Central.
Former Pirates Shortstop Jack Wilson caught up with Starkey and Mueller to talk about his playing days with the Pirates, how much he follows the team today and whether or not he could see himself coaching in the future.
Huntington says the team has put itself in a nice position for August and September but they have some things to improve on if they are to make a playoff run.
Andrew McCutchen tied the game with a solo homer in the ninth inning Saturday night, then connected again in the 11th inning, rallying the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.