Ryan Ludwick lined a two-run double after a pair of Cincinnati batters were hit by pitches, lifting Tony Cingrani and the Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Thursday.
Alfredo Simon pitched into the seventh inning despite erratic control, Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night.
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.
Robby Incmikoski of Root Sports stopped by “The Colin Dunlap Radio Programme” following the Pirates’ 4-1 loss to the Reds on Tuesday night.
Ike Davis hasn’t even been in Pittsburgh for a week but he is already making a good impression on teammates and Pirates fans.
Pirates Broadcaster Greg Brown joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the suspensions Major League Baseball has handed down for the Pirates-Brewers brawl, as well as what will happen to the rotation with Wandy Rodriguez now on the Disabled List.
Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last Sunday’s brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Pirates announced they have placed starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez on the 15-day Disabled List with right knee inflammation and have recalled relief pitcher Jared Hughes.
Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez has some punkish tendencies. That much isn’t up for debate.
Neal Huntington sat down with Pirates broadcaster Greg Brown on Sunday to give an update on the squad.
Ryan Braun already was being booed loudly and that was before he hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning.
Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage talked with Bob Pompeani about his work with the Bucs pitchers, including the adjustment Edinson Volquez made.
Pirates Broadcaster Greg Brown joined Colin Dunlap on Bucco Talk Saturday to talk about the Ike Davis trade and all things Pirates.
Kyle Lohse pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Carlos Gomez homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Friday night.
The New York Mets have traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named.