The preliminaries are done. On to Pittsburgh and the playoffs.
The Pittsburgh Pirates activated outfielder Starling Marte from the 15-day disabled list Saturday and also recalled right-handed pitcher Brandon Cumpton from Triple-A Indianapolis.
With backup Catcher Michael McKenry out for the year after having knee surgery, Tony Sanchez will get his first extended chance with the big league club, and talks about his first game behind the plate being a shutout.
Pedro Alvarez drove in all of Pittsburgh’s runs with a solo homer, bases-loaded double and a single Thursday, leading the Pirates to a 5-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds and a split of their high-profile NL Central series.
Juan Uribe singled home Andre Ethier in the top of the 11th inning to rally the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.
A.J. Burnett is wearing a walking boot over his torn right calf and isn’t sure when he’ll be ready to return.
West Virginia’s Jameson Taillon, Brandon Cumpton and Dan Grovatt were named to the South Atlantic League mid-season All-Star team today. The game will take place at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, which is home to the […]
One of the Pirates young pitching prospects has been named South Atlantic Pitcher of the Week.