Since the day he left the Pirates, it seems the name AJ Burnett has always been one to stir emotion with the Pirates fan base. Apparently, that name is having the same affect in the Pirates clubhouse.
Travis Snider’s pinch-hit double in the eighth scored Neil Walker to spark the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk made his weekly appearance on The Fan Morning Show Friday as the second half of the season resumed.
Pirates Pitching Coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Friday as the second half of the season begins.
Takes a team, certainly. Yep — it takes every single guy in baseball.
Huntington says the team has put itself in a nice position for August and September but they have some things to improve on if they are to make a playoff run.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed outfielder Starling Marte on the bereavement list and slotted Francisco Liriano’s return to the rotation for Sunday, the last game before the All-Star break.
Hurdle says every year is different but he likes what this team has gone through to get back in the race.
After leaving Tuesday night’s 7-3 loss to the Chicago Cubs due to injury, the Pirates have placed Starter Francisco Liriano on the 15-day Disabled List with a strained left oblique.
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to talk about the state of the organization a day after promoting one of its rising stars and losing one of its key veterans to injury.
The San Diego Padres had only one hit – a bunt single by Everth Cabrera in the first inning – and still beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 thanks to Francisco Liriano’s wildness.
Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass joined Colin Dunlap Saturday on Bucco Talk to talk about the current Bucs as well as share some stories about his playing days.
The career-high 128 pitches Josh Beckett threw in his no-hitter didn’t hurt him Friday night against the Pirates – at least not as much as Ike Davis’ tape-measure home run.
Sean Casey says the Pirates will battle for nine innings every night and find ways to win just like last year.
Backup catcher Chris Stewart’s single keyed a three-run burst in the ninth inning against Francisco Rodriguez and sent the Pittsburgh Pirates past Milwaukee 4-1 Wednesday night, ending the Brewers’ three-game winning streak.