Report: Pirates Acquire Reliever John Axford From Cleveland IndiansAccording to FOX Sports MLB Reporter Ken Rosenthal, the Pirates have acquired Cleveland Indians Right-Handed Reliever John Axford.
Pirates Place Starling Marte On Bereavement ListThe Pittsburgh Pirates have placed outfielder Starling Marte on the bereavement list and slotted Francisco Liriano's return to the rotation for Sunday, the last game before the All-Star break.
Pirates' Triple-A Club Clinches Division CrownPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The present looks bleak for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who have slipped to third in the National League Wild Card race, and now look to be a long shot to take down Cincinnati for the NL Central lead. But the future looks quite bright, as another group of Pirates has taken a different title from the Reds.
Pirates Take Series From Reds With 2-1 Win(93-7 The FAN) -- Pirates starter A.J. Burnett righted the ship and went seven strong innings of one-run baseball. In turn, the Bucco bats delivered just enough run support to earn a 2-1 win against Cincinnati Wednesday night, 2-1.
Reds Storm Past Pirates, 8-1(93-7 The FAN) -- After stringing together four straight wins to climb back to .500 on the season, the Pirates managed just four hits against Cincinnati in an 8-1 loss at PNC Park.
Pirates Edge Cubs, 3-2Matt Hague was hit by a pitch from Rafael Dolis with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates sent the Chicago Cubs to their 11th straight loss with a 3-2 victory Saturday night.
Pirates May Look To Indianapolis For Offensive HelpWith the Pirates' struggles on offense, are there <em>any</em> immediate options Neal Huntington can call on from the AAA level?
Bucs: Ethier Homers Late, Pirates Lose, 2-1Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Andre Ethier drove a 2-1 slider high and over the right field wall to break open a tie game and give Los Angeles a 2-1 win.
Pirates' Matt Hague Keeps Making An ImpressionHours before starting against the Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Matt Hague joins Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan's Vinnie & Cook.
Pirates Rookie First Baseman Matt Hague Excited To Make The TeamPittsburgh Pirate Matt Hague joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN fresh off finding out that he made the team after tearing it up this spring.
McDonald Strong In Spring Finale; Pirates Lose To Phillies, 7-2(93-7 The FAN) — In his first start since allowing 10 runs in less than four innings, Pirates starting pitcher James McDonald allowed just one walk and two hits while striking out three in three innings of work in a 7-2 loss at Philadelphia.
Karstens Strong In Final Spring Outing(93-7 The FAN) — Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Karstens had a solid outing in his final spring appearance, leading the Pirates to a 3-1 victory against Toronto Sunday.