Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — According to a report by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Correia said he wants to be traded so that he can continue to be a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates called up outfielder Starling Marte from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — According to multiple reports, the Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired left-handed starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez in a trade with the Houston Astros.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled relief pitcher Evan Meek to the majors Sunday.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Paul Maholm has been one of the hottest pitchers in Major League Baseball over the last month, and the Pirates have been watching.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen was named the National League’s Player of the Week for the second straight week Monday.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The MLB trade deadline is fast approaching, and the Pittsburgh Pirates appear to be major players with one of the top targets on the market.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — According to a report on the Pirates official website, it appears an outfield bat, preferably left-handed, is the top priority for general manager Neil Huntington and company.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — According to the Tribune-Review’s Karen Price, Clint Hurdle thinks Tabata’s biggest problem is his attitude.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Karstens will return to the starting rotation Monday at Philadelphia, manager Clint Hurdle said after Sunday’s 3-2 loss to Detroit.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates made several roster moves Sunday, claiming Drew Sutton off waivers and recalling pitcher Bryan Morris from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Here’s what James McDonald, Clint Hurdle, Garrett Jones and Rod Barajas had to say after Thursday’s win.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pirates pitching prospect Gerrit Cole made his Double-A debut Wednesday night with the Altoona Curve, pitching five innings.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates improved to 35-31 on the season with a 7-2 win against the Minnesota Twins Tuesday night.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The extra wild card spot might make trading more difficult for the Pirates, as more teams will remain in contention for a longer period of time.