PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Jeff Clement will get his first taste of big-league baseball in over two years, as the Pirates recalled the Indianapolis infielder from their Triple-A affiliate Friday afternoon. To compensate, the team optioned Yamaico Navarro back to the Indians.
SAN DIEGO (AP) Chase Headley hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning to give the San Diego Padres a 7-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Relief pitcher Daniel McCutchen has been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis, and pitchers Kyle McPherson and Justin Wilson have returned there, the Pirates announced before their Tuesday evening game at San Diego.
The Pirates kept busy after acquiring Travis Snider. With that deal and two others made today, the Pirates had to make a few roster moves.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan was placed on the bereavement list Thursday because of the death of his grandmother.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Despite an eighth-inning rally, the Pirate lost to Philadephia Tuesday, 5-4.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will be on national television two times in three weeks. ESPN will broadcast the Pirates’ July 25 game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field, and the Pirates are scheduled for the Fox Saturday Game of the Week on Aug. 13 against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
Andrew McCutchen’s home run in the 12th inning lifted the Pirates above the Arizona Diamondbacks, 3-2. The win puts the Bucs at .500 in June for the first time in nearly six years.
Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher, Daniel McCutchen, talks about early season success in the bullpen.
Forget Brad Lincoln, Rudy Owens or Brian Burres, the new member of the Pirates rotation will be RHP Jeff Karstens.
As expected, Pirates starter Ross Ohlendorf was placed on the 15-day DL.
BRADENTON, Fla. (KDKA/AP) – Pirates starter James McDonald pitched two scoreless innings in the 2-0 win Tuesday over the New York Yankees. The Pirates gave up a total of four hits and struck out eight […]