MLB Scraps Puerto Rico Series Between Pirates-Marlins Amid Zika ConcernsBaseball has scrapped a series in Puerto Rico between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins amid concerns over the Zika virus.
Commissioner: Decision Imminent On MLB Games In Puerto RicoThe Miami Marlins and Pittsburgh Pirates will find out within the next few days if they will play in Puerto Rico this month.
Pirates-Marlins Games In Puerto Rico In Jeopardy Due To Zika ConcernsMiami Marlins player representative Tom Koehler says the team attended a seminar on the Zika virus that heightened concerns about playing two games in Puerto Rico against the Pittsburgh Pirates on May 30-31.
Pirates, Other MLB Players Question Puerto Rico Games Over Zika ConcernsPlayers from the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins have expressed concerns about playing their two-game series next month in Puerto Rico because of the Zika virus.
Pirates Celebrate Roberto Clemente Day At Banksville ElementaryStudents at Banksville Elementary School, decked from head to toe with Pirate Parrot hats and special No. 21 Roberto Clemente shirts, cheered for the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday afternoon.
Pirates Surprise Local Elementary School On Clemente DayThe Pittsburgh Pirates have been the surprise of the year in Major League Baseball. And they paid a surprise visit Tuesday morning at Spring Hill Elementary School
Pirates' McCutchen Nominated For Clemente AwardThe Pirates’ Andrew McCutchen is one of the finalists for the 2013 Roberto Clemente Award, the team announced Monday.