PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A.J. Burnett threw 6 2-3 sharp innings to win his eighth straight start, Casey McGehee hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 Thursday.
Pirates catcher Michael McKenry went 2 for 4 with a home run and four RBIs to lead the Buccos to the win.
The Pirates blew chances in both the seventh and eighth innings with runners in scoring position and eventually lost, 5-4, in Philadelphia Tuesday night.
Pittsburgh Pirates’ broadcaster Greg Brown joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about some of the team’s recent roster moves and their opening game against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Karstens made his first start since mid-April Monday night and struggled, allowing seven runs in an 8-3 loss at Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Phillies play-by-play announcer for Comcast Sports Network, Tom McCarthy, joined the The Fan Morning Show on Monday to preview the upcoming four-game set with the Pirates.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Karstens will return to the starting rotation Monday at Philadelphia, manager Clint Hurdle said after Sunday’s 3-2 loss to Detroit.
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Alex Presley ‘s infield hit in the bottom of the 10th inning gave the Pittsburgh Pirates their first win of the 2012 season Saturday night at PNC Park.
The Fan Morning Show broadcasted live from PNC Park Thursday as your Pittsburgh Pirates open the 2012 season against the Philadelphia Phillies.
It’s time to play ball. Fans are set to pack PNC Park over on the North Shore this afternoon for the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Home Opener.
(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.
(93-7 The FAN) — The middle of the lineup succeeded Monday night but the Pirates lost, 4-3, at Philadelphia Monday night.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pirates starting pitcher Erik Bedard was named the team’s opening day starter Thursday by manager Clint Hurdle.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pirates starting pitcher Charlie Morton made his first start of the spring Monday, pitching two scoreless innings in a 4-1 loss to Philadelphia.