If signs are stolen, don’t complain, act.
Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Locke joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday, two days after leading the Bucs to a 2-0 win over the Phillies.
Wandy Rodriguez faced the minimum while throwing seven innings of 1-hit ball to outpitch Tim Hudson help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 6-0 on Friday.
With Starter Wandy Rodriguez going down with an injury early in Monday night’s game against the Diamondbacks, it was up to the bullpen to pick up the slack, and Pirates Pitching Coach Ray Searage was very pleased with their effort.
Pirates catcher Russell Martin had been a relatively passive newcomer due to shoulder soreness that kept him out of the line-up for a while.
With the team going out and signing a new catcher this offseason, the Pirates pitching staff was looking towards spring training as an opportunity to familiarize themselves with Russell Martin.
Top pitching prospect Gerrit Cole may already be ticketed for AAA, but Cole is looking like he’ll make that as difficult a decision as possible, pitching four mostly-efficient innings, allowing two hits, one walk and two runs on a home run to Ryan Flaherty in a 5-2 win over the Orioles in Sarasota.
Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Michael McKenry joins Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan for a spring training update.
It was tough enough for Pittsburgh fans to watch the Baltimore Ravens win the Super Bowl with Ray Lewis front and center; but with Pittsburgh playing the Tigers in Lakeland, Fla., on Saturday, it was Ray Lewis Day for the Lakeland native at Joker Marchant Stadium.
Michael McKenry says he’s spent the off-season trying to become more versatile.
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.
Garrett Jones and the Pirates will be looking to erase the memory of another last season slide this year.
Zachary Levine of Baseball Prospectus discussed his recent column about the Pirates and Andrew McCutchen with Bob Pompeani.
New Pirates catcher Russell Martin joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to chat about spring training, as the team’s pitchers and catchers reported to Bradenton on Tuesday.
Pirates Pitching Coach Ray Searage joined Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93-7 The FAN from Florida as pitchers and catchers get set to report on Monday.