Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer should return to the baseball diamond before next week ends, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle announced before his team set out for batting practice Wednesday.
Rob Neyer, FoxSports.com MLB writer, joined Starkey and Mueller Thursday to talk about the state of the Pirates and their National League competitors as August and the trade deadline loom.
Don’t blame the Pittsburgh Pirates if they don’t want to take a few days off for the All-Star break.
The Pittsburgh Pirates inched themselves closer to first place, overcoming three deficits and two ejections.
Monday’s announcement of four Pirates selected to play in the MLB All-Star Game carried not only history, but a good sign for the future of the ball club.
Please don’t take this as a column advocating “loafing” — such a great Pittsburgh word, that “loafing” — because that’s far from what these words are.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle joined Bob Pompeani Saturday from Atlanta.
This isn’t at all a problem.
Off to a hot start this season, Pirates utilityman Sean Rodriguez joined the Starkey and Mueller show to talk about his role on this team and what it’s like playing under Clint Hurdle after spending time with Joe Maddon in Tampa Bay.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, along with GM Kevin Colbert and offensive coordinator Todd Haley attended the Pirates game Monday in Bradenton before heading to Tallahassee.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle named Jeff Locke the fourth starter over Vance Worley on Monday.
It seems like this has become an annual pilgrimage, as Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin visited Bradenton and Pirates Spring Training camp on Monday. On his visits, Tomlin normally has a chuckle with the media, catches up with his pal Clint Hurdle and takes in a workout, game or both. But as he was there on Monday, it got me thinking … what if Tomlin had to, legitimately, select someone out of Pirates camp to take to St. Vincent?
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle says a decision is coming soon as to whether Jeff Locke or Vance Worley will fill the final job in the starting rotation.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle was to the point when asked by Larry Richert and John Shumway during the “KDKA Morning News” if Jung Ho Kang will make the 25-man roster.
Larry and John continued their Spring Training journey Thursday from Bradenton, Florida with visits from manager Clint Hurdle, pitcher Jeff Locke, broadcaster Bob Walk and former Pirate catcher Mike “Spanky” LaValliere.