Bill Brink, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pirates reporter, and author of the blog “Shots Across The Bow” on the PG website, joined 93.7 The Fan weekend host Tab Douglas to talk about the vast improvement in the Bucs’ bats, fueled in part by right fielder Travis Snider.
With the team going out and signing a new catcher this offseason, the Pirates pitching staff was looking towards spring training as an opportunity to familiarize themselves with Russell Martin.
Newcomer Mark Melancon not only lockers between the more outgoing Jared Hughes and Jason Grilli but could end up pitching between them in late-game situations.
The Pirates Closer for the 2013 season, Jason Grilli joined the Fan Morning Show live in Bradenton to talk about Spring Training.
Garret Jones hit 27 home runs last year, but still finds himself in a battle for playing time at first base as spring training picks up this week.
Jason Grilli talked with the Fan’s Dan Zangrilli today in Bradenton, Fla. after a story came out that the Pirates closer was critical of team management at last year’s trade deadline.
Pirates relief pitcher Jared Hughes joined Paul Alexander, Jim Colony and team play-by-play broadcaster Greg Brown on The Fan Morning Show Friday live from Bradenton, Fla. to chat about spring training, which began this week.
Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington breaks down the Joel Hanrahan trade with Vinnie Richichi on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
Bob Pompeani visits with Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle.
Pirates GM Neal Huntington join Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the offseason spending for both his club, and those across baseball after Josh Hamilton inked a 5 year, $125 million deal with the Angels.
CBS Sports’ Baseball Guru, Jon Heyman joined the Fan Morning Show to discuss the signing of Jason Grilli, and the possibility of trading Joel Hanrahan.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jeff Samardzija pitched the Cubs’ first complete game in his final start of the season and Chicago beat the fading Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 on Saturday night.
Pirates’ pitching coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday to talk about the recent performance of his staff and about a critical stretch for the team as the playoff race heats up.
Chris Johnson homered in the eighth and ninth innings Tuesday night, giving him five in eight games since being acquired in a trade, to rally the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 10-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Johnson’s homer in the eighth carried far over the fence in center field and capped a four-run rally against Jason Grilli (1-4) that put Arizona ahead 7-4. Pittsburgh had just taken a 4-3 lead with two runs in the seventh.
Erik Bedard allowed two hits over seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates opened a season-long 11-game homestand with a 4-0 win over Arizona.
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