Some good and some not-so-good in Sarasota which makes Thursday’s 6-4 loss to the Orioles a typical Grapefruit League game.
Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels allowed Jordy Mercer’s two-run home run in the third inning and the Phillies rallied in the sixth to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Wednesday.
Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training in Bradenton this week to talk about his offseason and the team’s preparations for the 2015 season.
In the complicated world of Major League Baseball contracts, the Pirates announced that they’ve come to terms with 21 players who still remain under team control.
Jordy Mercer simply plans to keep doing what he does best– produce
Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined the Starkey and Mueller show to talk about what has been a very interesting offseason for his team.
Korean baseball reporter Jeeho Yoo joined the Starkey and Mueller Show with Joe Starkey and Rob Rossi about Jung-ho Kang’s comments that he can supplant Jordy Mercer as the teams starting shortstop.
Francisco Liriano struck out nine in six innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Saturday for their second win of the day.
Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen will be back on the field Tuesday night.
Edinson Volquez allowed two runs over six innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on the Detroit Tigers early in a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Edinson Volquez pitched one-hit ball for seven innings, Gregory Polanco drove in four runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 7-2 Thursday.
Adeiny Hechavarria had two hits and drove in a run during a decisive five-run rally in the eighth inning to help the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 on Tuesday night.
I mind this strange counterbalance Major League Baseball has attempted to strike in terms of how their game is officiated in 2014.
Fresh off his 100-pitch, complete game shutout of the San Francisco Giants on Monday night, Pirates Starting Pitcher Vance Worley joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about that game and his season as a whole.
Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass joined Colin Dunlap Saturday for Bucco Talk.