Cole Hit By Line Drive During Pirates 7-4 Loss To TigersJordan Zimmermann pitched six shutout innings, Nick Castellanos homered and drove in four runs and the Detroit Tigers remained unbeaten on the road with a 7-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.
Ray Searage: Gerrit Cole Doesn't Worry Me, But These New Timers DoPirates pitching coach Ray Searage is worried about Gerrit Cole, but he's fired up about the new mound visit clocks.
Ray Searage On His Contract Status: 'I'm Gonna Be A Pirate'It recently became known that Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage is in the final year of his deal with the team and many have grown concerned about his future as he is the mastermind behind the teams reclamation projects.
Neal Huntington On Cole's Health, Watson's Role & Polanco's ReliefPirates GM Neal Huntington joined "The Fan Morning Show" to provide updates on Gerrit Cole's health, Tony Watson's bullpen role and Gregory Polanco's contract extension.
KDKA Morning Show Brings Back The Bucs - March 29The "KDKA Morning News" with Larry and John spoke with several members of the Pirates with Opening Day less than a week away!
Pirates Reliever Jared Hughes Out With InjuryJared Hughes said he felt pain in his left lat during his last outing and he has been diagnosed with a lat strain and is day-to-day. It’s a new injury for Hughes who said there was a specific moment where he felt it.
Neal Huntington Weighs In On Pirates' 2 Open Spots In RotationPirates GM Neal Huntington said Monday morning they have three guys fighting for the last two starting rotation spots. It’s the first time this Spring anyone from the club has officially mentioned names with battles in regards to the rotation.
Charlie Morton Gets The Best Of His Old TeamIt's been a couple of brutal outings for Pirates relievers as the Bucs lost to the Phillies 15-12 Friday in Clearwater.
Cole Returns … Freese Settles InGerrit Cole made his first Grapefruit League start and pitched his scheduled two innings a 9-5 win over the Tigers in Bradenton.
Spring Training: McCutchen Hits Home Run In Bucs 4-3 Win Over RaysAndrew McCutchen finally hit a home run and the Pirates finally won a game at McKechnie Field – 4-3 over the Rays on Friday.
Clint Hurdle Names Francisco Liriano Opening Day StarterBeing the Opening Day starter is usually an honor bestowed upon a teams best pitcher, and for the Pirates many think that is Gerrit Cole, but Clint Hurdle has other plans for who will take the mound when the Pirates host the Cardinals on April 3rd.
Gerrit Cole To Return To Pirates Lineup SundayThe Pirates lost their fourth straight Grapefruit League game, 6-2 to the Boston Red Sox at McKechnie Field Wednesday, but manager Clint Hurdle had some positive postgame news - Gerrit Cole is getting closer.