Nova, Polanco Lead Pirates To 7-1 Victory Over AstrosIvan Nova took a shutout into the ninth inning and finished with a six-hitter while Gregory Polanco hit two home runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Fister, Hernandez Lead Astros To 3-1 Win Over PiratesDoug Fister pitched seven scoreless innings, Teoscar Hernandez hit a two-run homer and the Houston Astros beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 on Monday night.
Pirates Sign David Freese To Contract ExtensionHe wasn't even on the roster at the beginning of spring training, but David Freese has now found himself a home for the next few years.
Marlins Top Pirates 3-2 For SweepChristian Yelich homered in the first inning, Miami added a pair of unearned runs and the Marlins rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
Scruggs, Phelps Power Marlins To 3-1 Win Over Pirates Xavier Scruggs hit his first major league home run and David Phelps pitched six scoreless innings to help the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 Saturday night.
Kang Placed On Disabled List With Left Shoulder InjuryPirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury.
McCutchen's Season-Long Slump Continues As Pirates Lose To Marlins, 6-5Robert Andino hit a tiebreaking single in the top of the ninth inning, then the Miami Marlins got Andrew McCutchen to ground into a game-ending double play with the bases loaded to hold off the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Friday night in a matchup of NL wild-card contenders.
Pirates’ Blass On Proposed Rule Changes To MLB: ‘I Hate It’Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass tells the “KDKA Morning News” that the newly-proposed MLB changes are “awful."
McCutchen Homers To Spark Pirates' 6-5 Comeback Win Over GiantsAndrew McCutchen had two hits, including a two-run homer, pinch-hitter Matt Joyce had a key two-run single, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied from a four-run deficit to complete a three-game sweep of the freefalling San Francisco Giants with a 6-5 victory on Wednesday.
Vogelsong: 'I Was Not Going To Let It End This Way'Ryan Vogelsong talks to 93-7 The Fan about his desire to return to not let his injury define the end of his career.
Kang Homers In 8th To Lift Pirates Past Giants 4-3Jung Ho Kang hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning to give the Pirates a 4-3 win over the San Francisco Giants Tuesday night.
Jordy Mercer On Playoff Race: 'We're Still Right In It'Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer has been one of the bright spots for the Pirates this year and he says they're still right in the middle of the playoff hunt.