National Baseball Editor for SB Nation Rob Neyer joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the Pirates playoff chances.
Pirates broadcaster and former pitcher Steve Blass joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday in the aftermath of a frustrating Bucs walk-off loss to the San Diego Padres, who have dominated them over the past few years.
SAN DIEGO (AP) Edinson Volquez struck out 10 and Will Venable drove in two runs to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
(AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates arrive in San Diego a bit exhausted and uncertain who’ll be their starting pitcher in the series opener to face a Padres team that has historically given them trouble.
Pedro Alvarez played a big role in ending the marathon with his 23rd homer of the season. The drive broke a 3-3 tie as the Pirates won the longest game in the majors this season.
Pirates broadcaster and former pitcher Bob Walk joined the guys on The Fan Morning Show for his weekly spot “Walk on Wednesday” following a blunder-laden 11-0 defeat at the hands Dodgers on Tuesday.
Chase Headley homered from both sides of the plate for the first time in his career and drove in five runs to rally the San Diego Padres to a 9-8 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
They have been one of baseball’s biggest surprises. The upstart Pittsburgh Pirates have one of the best records in baseball right now, and a lot of the credit is heaped on the shoulders of Andrew McCutchen. On Friday, the Pittsburgh favorite, who many are touting as the National League MVP, hosted his very own baseball camp for local kids.
Chris Johnson homered in the eighth and ninth innings Tuesday night, giving him five in eight games since being acquired in a trade, to rally the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 10-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Johnson’s homer in the eighth carried far over the fence in center field and capped a four-run rally against Jason Grilli (1-4) that put Arizona ahead 7-4. Pittsburgh had just taken a 4-3 lead with two runs in the seventh.
Erik Bedard allowed two hits over seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates opened a season-long 11-game homestand with a 4-0 win over Arizona.
The Pirates/Reds series over the weekend was fairly intense, and covering it for ROOT Sports was Rob King. Rob joined the Fan Morning Show on Monday to recap the series.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A.J. Burnett remained undefeated against the Cincinnati Reds this season and Starling Marte hit a tiebreaking two-run triple to help the Pittsburgh Pirates salvage the finale of their three-game series with a 6-2 win on Sunday.
It’s the hit heard ’round Pittsburgh. It was a quiet game Friday night between the Pirates and the Cincinnati Reds until Andrew McCutchen was hit by a 101 mile-an-hour fastball by Reds’ closer Aroldis Chapman.
With recently acquired starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez getting set to make his debut this weekend for the Pirates, Astros Catcher Chris Snyder joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN in Pittsburgh to tell us exactly what kind of pitcher the team got.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija pitched eight shutout innings Monday night in a 2-0 win against the Pirates.
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