The MLB All-Star Game rosters were announced Sunday. Reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen was pretty much guaranteed a spot, but he will be joined by two teammates as well.
Hurdle says every year is different but he likes what this team has gone through to get back in the race.
Pirates President Frank Coonelly joined Stacy Kauffman and Tab Douglas Sunday morning to discuss the Grilli trade and the state of the Pirates.
Josh Harrison doubled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.
Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer joined Bob Pompeani Saturday to talk about his recent hot bat and where the club stands a third of the way through the season.
Pirates broadcaster and 1971 World Series champion Steve Blass joined The Fan Morning Show in-studio for an hour on Wednesday to field the guys’ questions and talk about the current state of the Pirates.
The Pirates are on a hot streak going 9-4 over their last 13 games, and a big reason for that is the production they’ve received from Utilityman Josh Harrison in their leadoff spot.
Sean Casey says the Pirates will battle for nine innings every night and find ways to win just like last year.
Josh Harrison had a tiebreaking, two-out single in the seventh inning after Jose Tabata hit a sacrifice fly and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 Saturday night for their fourth straight win.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined Colin Dunlap Saturday morning on Bucco Talk.
Wehner says he is not ready to say that Harrison is an every day player but he doesn’t know why he hasn’t had a chance to prove it.
Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Milwaukee Brewers their first road loss, 11-2 on Thursday night.
Josh Harrison has been the spark plug for the Pirates the last couple of nights. He chats with the guys from The Fan Morning Show about his recent success.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have placed closer Jason Grilli on the 15-day disabled list with a right forearm strain.
For the second straight game, the Pirates bench came through in the late innings as the Bucs beat the Blue Jays, 5-4 in 10 innings.