New York Mets
The New York Mets have traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named.
The Mets may have this season’s ace in Zack Wheeler if he can overcome control issues.
The baseball Hall of Fame says slugger Ralph Kiner has died. He was 91.
The Pirates made a splash move today in acquiring Mets Outfielder Marlon Byrd and Catcher John Buck.
The Pittsburgh Pirates made a splash in the trade market Tuesday afternoon by bringing in a couple of bats.
Andrew McCutchen hit a tying home run, then delivered a go-ahead single the next inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the New York Mets 4-2 on Saturday night for their third straight win.
Former Mets manager Art Howe joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to talk about the Pirates with his former team in town for this weekend’s Mets vs. Pirates series.
Jordy Mercer’s single up the middle off Germen Gonzalez drove home Andrew McCutchen with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates past the New York Mets 3-2 on Friday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — Francisco Liriano struck out nine and pitched into the sixth inning to win his debut with Pittsburgh and help the Pirates beat the New York Mets 11-1 on Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Once Juan Lagares saved the game with his glove, he gladly let Mike Baxter win it with his bat.
Patience at the plate will be the key for Ruben Tejada as he enters the 2013 season.
(AP) — The New York Mets haven’t had a 20-game winner in 22 years, and it’s been even longer since they’ve had a Cy Young Award winner.
(AP) — One defeat from inevitable playoff elimination and four from a 20th consecutive losing season, the Pittsburgh Pirates are hoping to finish a once-promising campaign on a high note.
The Pirates must win six of their remaining contests to avoid a 20th straight losing season heading into Monday night’s opener of a four-game road set with the New York Mets.
Jonathon Niese allowed one run in 7 2-3 innings, ending a six-start winless streak and helping the New York Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 Wednesday for their third victory four games.