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.
Pirates closer Mark Melancon earned his 21st save of the season Friday night against the Padres, a career high.
Millions of American kids are too heavy and don’t get the exercise they need. Other teens are falling into the trap of performance enhancing drugs to get bigger and stronger. Because of that, the Pittsburgh Pirates and its training staff decided to do something about it.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk made his weekly appearance on The Fan Morning Show Friday as the second half of the season resumed.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle revealed in today’s pregame meeting with the media that he has removed reliever Jason Grilli from the closer role.
Baseball from February to October leaves little time for family, so the off-season is filled with making up for lost time for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Pirates closer Jason Grilli sat down with The Fan Morning Show at Pirates spring training this week to chat about his offseason and what he’s looking forward to in 2014.
The Pirates have avoided arbitration with Third Baseman Pedro Alvarez, Reliever Mark Melancon, Outfielder Travis Snider and First Baseman Gaby Sanchez after coming to agreements today.
The season didn’t end the way the Pirates or their fans had hoped, but both are reflecting on the 2013 season.
Joey Votto homered off Kyle Farnsworth in the 10th inning and the Cincinnati Reds edged Pittsburgh 6-5 Friday night to pull even with the Pirates for the top wild-card spot in the National League.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have recalled right-handed closer Jason Grilli from his rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona and reinstated him from the disabled list, the team announced today.
With no official report out yet on the injured forearm of Jason Grilli, Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined the Starkey, Miller and Mueller Show to give us the latest information he has about a potential return for his teams closer.
Colin Dunlap reacts to the Jason Grilli injury and looks at what options the Pirates have in the bullpen.
Vinnie Richichi caught up with Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez and Mark Melancon during the All-Star festivities in New York.