5 Pirates Players Placed On Disabled ListThe Pittsburgh Pirates have made several roster moves this weekend.
Utley, Buchanan Lead Phillies Over Pirates 6-4
Revere's Homer Lifts Phillies To 7-5 Win Over Pirates
A-Rod Makes Several Nice Plays At 1B; Yanks Top Pirates 6-2Alex Rodriguez made several nice plays during his second start at first base, and a New York Yankees' splits squad beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 Thursday.
Tony Sanchez: 'I Earned The Spot'Tony Sanchez secured a spot on the 25-man roster due to an injury to catcher Chris Stewart, who will likely start on the 15-day disabled list. However, Sanchez says he earned the spot.
Pedro Alvarez Having Big Spring For PiratesWhile so much attention has been on Pedro Alvarez’s transition to first and the adjustment there defensively, it would be easy to miss that Alvarez is leading the team in homers (5) and RBI (17) this Spring, along with a .318 average.
McCutchen Leaves Spring Training Game Against OriolesAndrew McCutchen had to leave the Pirates' 3-3 tie with Baltimore Wednesday, but it appears he will be ok.
Orioles And Pirates Play To 3-3 Tie In 10 inningsIn a matchup of opening-day pitchers, Chris Tillman allowed two runs over five innings while Francisco Liriano gave up one run in three innings as the Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates played to a 3-3 tie in 10 innings Wednesday night.
Bastardo To Solidify Pirates' PenWhen the Pirates traded reliever Justin Wilson to the Yankees to get a starting catcher, that opened up a spot for a lefty in the bullpen.
Rodriguez Credits Dad With Helping Him Succeed In BaseballSean Rodriguez is trying to make the Pirates team as a super-utility player and if he does, he can thank his father.
Lambo Focused On Roster SpotLast year, all eyes were on Andrew Lambo as he had an opportunity to become the Pirates' everyday first baseman. Lambo struggled in Spring Training, and Travis Ishikawa ended up starting Opening Day at first base.
Price Rocked For 7 Runs As Tigers Lose To Pirates 7-3David Price was rocked for seven runs over six innings in his final start of spring training for the Detroit Tigers, a 7-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday.