Former All-Star Meek Designated For AssignmentPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Relief pitcher Evan Meek, the Pirates' lone MLB All-Star representative in 2010, has been designated for assignment after a tumultuous and injury-plagued two-year period, the team announced a short while ago.
Bucs: Pirates Recall Reliever Evan MeekChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN -- The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled relief pitcher Evan Meek to the majors Sunday.
Nationals Use Long Ball To Defeat Pirates, 7-4(93-7 The FAN) -- Bedard gave up three solo homers and Evan Meek, just called up from the minors, allowed three runs in one inning of relief as the Nationals beat the Pirates, 7-4.
Bucs: Pirates Option Evan Meek To Triple-A IndianapolisChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN -- In an attempt to get reliever Evan Meek more work out of the bullpen, the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned him to Triple-A Indianapolis Monday night.
Pirates Lose To Phillies, 4-3(93-7 The FAN) — The middle of the lineup succeeded Monday night but the Pirates lost, 4-3, at Philadelphia Monday night.
McLouth Homers Pirates To 6-5 Victory Against Red Sox(93-7 The FAN) — Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Nate McLouth hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday for a 6-5 win over Boston.
Bucs: Pirates Slam Orioles, 11-5Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pirates (4-7) scored four runs in the second inning, three in the fifth and four more in the seventh to beat the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday, 11-5.
Bucs: Hurdle Wants Alvarez Agressive From First PitchChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — It's clear that Pirates third baseman might be the most crucial piece to the puzzle this year if they want to be successful.
Pirates Lose To Blue Jays, 8-5(93-7 The FAN) — Pirates starting pitcher Erik Bedard allowed two runs and two walks in two innings Sunday as the Pirates lost to the Toronto Blue Jays, 8-5, in spring training action.
Ray Searage Previews Pirates Pitching StaffPittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Friday.
Bucs: Wednesday Spring Training LinksChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Right-handed pitcher Logan Kensing felt a twinge in his abdominal area Tuesday and will sit out for the next two weeks
Bucs: Pirates Sign Meek, KarstensChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with two more pitchers Tuesday, signing reliever Evan Meek and starting pitcher Jeff Karstens to contracts.