Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 19 News And NotesA bandage has been ripped off. And now the wounds of a difficult offseason can start to scab over and heal, as baseball was once again the focus during the first Full Squad workouts at Pirate City.
Pirates Spring Training 2018: Feb. 18 News And NotesA disgruntled second baseman, a frightened but thankful catcher, and a somewhat naïve general manager walk into camp…
Mack: When Will Pirates' Actions Back Up Their Words?Neal Huntington insisted the Pirates are focused on winning and suggested they're better than before trading Gerrit Cole and Andrew McCutchen.
Mack: Harrison Wants To Win, But Will It Happen In Pittsburgh?Josh Harrison is not backing down. If the Pirates’ focus isn’t on winning, from top-to-bottom, he wants out. “I want to win. And if that’s not what they want to do here, trade me.”
Chris Mack: Pirates Need A Corner Outfielder - 5 Free Agents They Could TargetThe Pirates still only have two Major League-ready, everyday outfielders on their roster.
Pirates Sign Closer Felipe Rivero To 4-Year DealThe Pittsburgh Pirates have signed their bullpen ace Felipe Rivero to a long-term contract. The 26-year-old lefthander is guaranteed $22 million over the next four seasons. Club options in 2022 and 2023 are $10 million each.
Neal Huntington: 'We Are Not Rebuilding," Has Spoken With Josh Harrison About Trade DemandsThe day after trading the face of the franchise in Andrew McCutchen, Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington called into The Starkey and Mueller Show to talk about the decision and the direction the franchise is headed.
Neal Huntington: Pirates Will Do 'Everything In Our Power' To Land Highly-Coveted Japanese SuperstarGeneral Manager Neal Huntington says the Pirates are all-in on trying to obtain the services of Japanese star, Shohei Ohtani.
Pirates Extend Manager Hurdle, GM Huntington Through 2021The architect of the Pittsburgh Pirates' renaissance and the man who helped guide the team to three straight playoff berths are sticking around.
Former GM Jim Bowden: 'This Is The Way It's Always Going To Be'Bowden tells Cook and Poni that that the Pirates are in a tough economic infrastructure that makes it difficult to compete.
Chris Mack: Apathy's Cure Is Extending McCutchenBefore fans have completely checked out on the 2017 season, the Pirates would do well to extend Andrew McCutchen. Now.
Pirates GM Neal Huntington: We Have Not Given Up On This Season"We are working hard to get better," Huntington said. "We certainly understand that the fans expect more and want more."