Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle revealed in today’s pregame meeting with the media that he has removed reliever Jason Grilli from the closer role.
Good on the Pirates. In this instance, at least, good on the Pirates.
After another disastrous start, the Pirates have designated for assignment starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez.
The Pirates have scored two or fewer runs in five of their past six games.
Tony Sanchez will take over for Pirates pitcher Jason Grilli.
Pirates’ pitcher Jason Grilli’s name on Twitter is @GrillCheese49. Now he’s using that nickname to help give back to the Pittsburgh community at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
Gregory Polanco continues to dominate minor league pitching, substantiating all the buzz about his game on the diamond.
The Pittsburgh Pirates say top pitching prospect Jameson Taillon has undergone Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.
Tab Douglas previewed the start of the Pirates season on Bucco Talk with Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-hander Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins for cash.
The Pittsburgh Pirates along with all the other MLB teams are in full swing of spring training.
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.
Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett has reportedly agreed to a one-year contact with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Pirates Pitcher A.J. Burnett will pitch in 2014, according to a report.
The deal that landed the Pirates Justin Morneau is now complete.