As they took to McKechnie Field for a final workout Thursday morning, it was against a backdrop of published pundits not giving them much of a shot to return to the playoffs.
Baseball from February to October leaves little time for family, so the off-season is filled with making up for lost time for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Pirates outfielder Travis Snider wasn’t completely healthy in 2013 and he played in a great deal of pain during the Pirates 94-win season.
The Pirates have avoided arbitration with Third Baseman Pedro Alvarez, Reliever Mark Melancon, Outfielder Travis Snider and First Baseman Gaby Sanchez after coming to agreements today.
The Pirates today announced the signing of 31-year-old outfielder Chris Dickerson to a minor league deal which also includes an invitation to Major League spring training as a non-roster player.
Bob Pompeani talked about the Pirates offseason with Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have recalled left-handed pitcher Kris Johnson from Triple-A Indianapolis and he is scheduled to make his first Major League start this afternoon in place of Jeff Locke against […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have placed backup catcher Michael McKenry on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Sunday, with a left knee sprain, the team announced a short while ago.
Travis Snider hit a pinch-hit grand slam during a five-run sixth and the Pittsburgh Pirates spoiled a strong return to the mound for Matt Garza with a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Travis Snider homered for the first time in nine months and drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 7-1 on Thursday night.
Pirates OF Travis Snider joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday following a 4-1 Bucs win over the Mariners at PNC Park on Tuesday night.
Bill Brink, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pirates reporter, and author of the blog “Shots Across The Bow” on the PG website, joined 93.7 The Fan weekend host Tab Douglas to talk about the vast improvement in the Bucs’ bats, fueled in part by right fielder Travis Snider.
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.
The start of the 2013 season is just more than a week away for the Pittsburgh Pirates and there a few positions not quite set in stone.
Outfielder Travis Snider didn’t pay immediate dividends, in fact he didn’t do much at all after coming to the Pirates from Toronto last season.