Justin Upton smashed his 24th home run of the season to spoil Andrew McCutchen’s return as the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3 on Tuesday night.
In honor of Joe Mikulik’s ridiculous rant here are five of the most epic manager meltdowns in baseball history.
While the team has admitted to working with Third Baseman Pedro Alvarez on a move to First Base, we haven’t seen that happen in a game, but that all changes on Monday night as the Pirates welcome the Atlanta Braves.
Jayson Werth recently said the Washington Nationals were due to go on a run.
On Sunday night, he came off the bench, ailing shoulder and all, and extended the one they’re on.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are getting ready to welcome a starting pitcher back into the fold. However, another starter is heading to the disabled list.
Kevin Creagh of SteelCityBuzz.com joined Tab Douglas Sunday, with a suggestion for a new role for Gerrit Cole.
After Adam LaRoche’s two-run homer in the eighth tied the game, and Wilson Ramos’ ground-rule double in the ninth won it, Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams called his club “tenacious.”
Former Major League second baseman Steve Sax joined Bob Pompeani Saturday.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined Colin Dunlap Saturday on Bucco Talk.
Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche each drove in two runs, leading the Washington Nationals over the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 Friday night for their fourth straight win.
Max Scherzer and Brad Ausmus both knew early on Thursday afternoon that something special might be happening.
According to FOX Sports MLB Reporter Ken Rosenthal, the Pirates have acquired Cleveland Indians Right-Handed Reliever John Axford.
Contrary to what some might think, Mea Culpa isn’t the name of some girl from Bloomfield.
After just one shaky relief appearance Monday night against the Detroit Tigers in which he pitched just two-thirds of an inning while giving up three hits and two earned runs, the Pirates have optioned reliever Casey Sadler back to Triple-A Indianapolis and have recalled pitcher Brandon Cumpton.
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates already had a four-run lead over an ailing Justin Verlander when Travis Snider threw out a runner at the plate in the second for an inning-ending double play. “It very […]