The roar began the moment Sean Rodriguez recorded the last out of the ninth inning and only grew louder as A.J. Burnett slowly walked toward the Pittsburgh Pirates dugout.
Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined The Fan Morning Show in his regular weekly spot on Wednesday after having some noticeable difficulties speaking during the broadcasts over the past few days.
Maikel Franco and Freddy Galvis showed the Philadelphia Phillies a glimpse of the future.
Starling Marte had turned toward a crowd of media at his locker when a passing teammate cracked a one-liner about the soft-spoken outfielder.
Jeff Locke gave up just three hits and a walk in eight innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed their first series sweep of the season with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Edinson Volquez allowed one run in seven sharp innings and Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer in the first to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
Hundreds of thousands of people were downtown to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.
When Andrew McCutchen stepped to the plate in the eighth inning, he wasn’t looking for a home run but he thought he had one to complete a cycle.
94 WIP’s Glen Macnow has been talking Philadelphia sports for a long time. He joined Colin Dunlap, Josh Miller, and Jim Colony on “The Fan Morning Show” Thursday to talk about a couple items of interest to both Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.
They were the pivotal figures of the 2013 season. McCutchen and Burnett and they could not have had more contrasting off seasons; Burnett into seclusion and National League MVP Andrew McCutchen delivering the highest profile proposal of the year.
Pirates catcher Russell Martin sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training on Wednesday to chat about his offseason and his work to prepare for Opening Day.
A.J. Burnett and the Philadelphia Phillies have completed a contract that guarantees the pitcher $15 million for 2014 and $22.5 million over two seasons.
“Every indication we had was that he wanted to return and only to return to Pittsburgh, and he was going to make his decision quickly.”
Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?