Aramis Ramirez hit a two-run homer that backed Wily Peralta, and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to seven with a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
The Cardinals jumped on the Pirates early, Yadier Molina hit his second homer of the season and Jhonny Peralta added a late two-run shot as St. Louis pulled away for a 6-1 win on Saturday night.
Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker understands not everybody is going to be a fan of Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system, which threatens to slow down a sport that already struggles to be played with any sort of urgency.
Today was a big day for Francisco Liriano as the slated Opening Day starter tested out his injured groin to see if he’d be able to go on Monday when the Chicago Cubs come to town.
With the news today that the Pirates sent First Base candidate Andrew Lambo to AAA, Starkey and Mueller caught up with General Manager Neal Huntington to find out exactly why that decision was made.
Though there’s much speculation about Francisco Liriano’s availability for Opening Day, the Pirates set their rotation for the first week of the season.
Francisco Liriano has been named the Pirates Opening Day starter since the middle of February, but that may be in jeopardy as General Manager Neal Huntington revealed some issues with Liriano’s groin that may hold him out.
The Pirates’ General Manager talks about how his team is shaping up with just one week to Opening Day.
Pirates P Edinson Volquez sat down with The Fan Morning Show at Pirates spring training this week to chat about his offseason the work he’s doing with pitching coach Ray Searage to prepare for the 2014 season.
Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training on Wednesday to discuss his work with the staff this offseason.
Pirates pitcher and top prospect Jameson Taillon sat down with The Fan Morning Show at Pirates spring training to tell the guys about his offseason and about what comes next in his promising career.
According to 93-7 The FAN’s Pirates pre- and post-game host Dan Zangrilli, Clint Hurdle has already named lefty Francisco Liriano the team’s Opening Day starter when they host the Chicago Cubs on Monday, March 31 at 1:05 p.m.
Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined Starkey and Mueller to discuss the future for AJ Burnett, the improvement the minor league system has made during his tenure and contributions of players like Starter Edinson Volquez and Outfielder Gregory Polanco.
Francisco Liriano dazzled for the Pirates this season and is being rewarded for his efforts.
Former Pirates pitcher and current color commentator Bob Walk joined The Fan Morning Show today for his weekly “Walk on Wednesday” interview.