Pirates Top Twins, Osuna Hits Fifth Home RunThe Pirates won their 15th game this Spring, beating the Rays in Port Charlotte 5-4. Jose Osuna hit his fifth homer this Spring and Jordy Mercer his third, as Edgar Santana got the win and Wade LeBlanc this save.
Jordy Mercer On Playoff Race: 'We're Still Right In It'Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer has been one of the bright spots for the Pirates this year and he says they're still right in the middle of the playoff hunt.
McCutchen Hits 2 HRs As Pirates Beat Dodgers 6-1Andrew McCutchen homered twice, Jeff Locke took a perfect game into the sixth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 Saturday night.
Mercer's Double In 12th Lifts Pirates Over Rockies 9-8Jordy Mercer's defense helped get the game to extra innings and his offense put Pittsburgh over the top.
The KDKA Morning Show Brings Back The Bucs - March 31The "KDKA Morning News" wrapped up their trip to Bradenton with an all-star cast of Pirates on their final day.
Pirates Anxious To Return To Pittsburgh After Spring TrainingWhile a Florida day at McKechnie Field might sound good if you've been in Pittsburgh the last two months, the Pirates are anxious to come north.
Angry Fan Throws Beer Into Rays' Dugout At Pirates GameThings became heated during the seventh inning of Saturday's spring training game between Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay.
Pirates Game Against Twins Rained OutThe Pirates first rainout of the Spring, the game Saturday with the Twins was cancelled as storms rolled through Bradenton. Manager Clint Hurdle said he will have today’s starter Jonathan Niese throw bullpen to simulate the innings and work.
Pirates Working On "Executing" Proper Baseball FundamentalsNot that long ago, if the Pirates dabbled in something called the Execution Game, it might have meant something very different.
Jordy Mercer: I Like The Way We Do BusinessPirates shortstop Jordy Mercer knows that Pirates fans would like to see the team pony up for a big-time free agent to help put them over the top, but he’s a fan of the way the Pirates do business now.
Pirates' Middle Infielders Sound Off On New Rule ChangeOver the last few seasons, Major League Baseball has adopted a variety of new rule changes, or implemented new policies that directly impact play on the field.
Clint Hurdle Expecting Big Things From Pirates As Spring Training Opens In BradentonFans aren’t the only ones expecting big things from the Pittsburgh Pirates this season, manager Clint Hurdle is as well.