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.
HOUSTON (AP) — A.J. Burnett allowed one run in eight innings for his 16th win, and Josh Harrison tied a career high with four hits to jumpstart Pittsburgh’s offense in an 8-1 win over Houston on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
Joe Starkey of Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN caught up with Pirates Utilityman Josh Harrison, as well as Catcher Rod Barajas to talk about Harrison’s play at the plate where he ran through St. Louis Cardinals Catcher Yadier Molina.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Pedro Alvarez homered twice and drove in four runs, James McDonald scattered two hits over seven innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beats the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 on Tuesday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Scott Rolen tripled and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning as the Cincinnati Reds won their fifth straight game, 5-4 over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija pitched eight shutout innings Monday night in a 2-0 win against the Pirates.