McCutchen Hits Home Run As NL Stars Fall To AL Stars, 6-3Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field.
Dunlap: A.J. Burnett Winning City Over AgainA.J. Burnett lost Monday night. You can read it right there in the box score, in the game log, in the chronicle of that rain-fragmented game played against the Milwaukee Brewers. He has, however, won over these Pittsburgh Pirates for a second time.
Pirates' Season Ends With Crushing 8-0 Loss To Giants In Wild Card GameMadison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Brandon Crawford hit the first grand slam by a shortstop in postseason history as the San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game.
Pirates Stumble In NL Central Race, Braves Win 6-2Andrew McCutchen homered for Pittsburgh's only runs, and the Pirates stumbled in their chase for the NL Central title, falling to the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Wednesday night.
Brewers Edge Pirates 1-0 To Tighten Wild Card RaceElian Herrera sprinted home on Logan Schafer's sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Saturday night to tighten the race for the second National League wild-card spot.
Energized Pirates’ Fans Hoping For Spot In Post-SeasonThe Pirates are trying to pull away from the Milwaukee Brewers this weekend for the final Wild Card spot, but some fans are already thinking about the post-season.
Martin's Homer Sparks Pirates Over Brewers 4-2Russell Martin hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Broxton in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates inched closer to a playoff berth with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
McCutchen Wins NL MVP AwardPittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen has been named the Most Valuable Player in the National League.
Bucs Unable To Complete Sweep, Routed By Cardinals 13-0Joe Kelly and the St. Louis Cardinals averted a five-game sweep at Pittsburgh, ending a season-worst seven-game losing streak by routing the Pirates 13-0 Thursday night in a matchup between the NL's top two teams.
Sports Verdict: How Would You Change Baseball? Instant Replay Vs. Designated HitterWith several rule changes under consideration in MLB, two interesting prospects include expanding replay reviews in the game, and allowing the NL to exercise a DH option. If one were forced to choose either of these options, which would be best?
Pirates Walloped By Phillies, Lose 10-3The Pirates dropped the first game of their three-game weekend road series, losing in 10-3 romp to the Philadelphia Phillies.