Rod Barajas smacked a two-run homer of his own to left field with two outs in the ninth inning for a 5-4 Pirates win.
It’s not very often that the Pirates will lead the majors in money spent.
An early outburst of offense allowed the Pirates to cruise to a big 10-2 win over the Washington Nationals Sunday afternoon, earning a split in the four-game series.
The Pirates had the rare opportunity to gain a game and a half on the first place St. Louis Cardinals with their doubleheader in Washington D.C. on Saturday. All the pieces were falling into place, beginning with a 5-3 win in the first game, but ended up losing the second 4-3 and splitting the doubleheader.
A walk-off single by Matt Stairs in the bottom of the ninth sealed a 2-1 loss for the Pirates.
Pirates starter Charlie Morton will have to wait another day to pitch because the Pirates/Nationals game for today has been postponed.
The Pirates picked up a win, beating the Washington Nationals, 4-2 on Monday night.
Pirate fans will get their first chance to see newly acquired infielder Brandon Wood. Manager Clint Hurdle will give him a start tonight vs. the Washington Nationals.
Mike Morse had a three-run homer among his three-hits, Adam LaRoche also homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 on Sunday.
The Pittsburgh Pirates jumped out to an early lead over the Washington Nationals and never looked back Saturday night at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh (KDKA/AP) – The Pirates added another pitcher to their staff on Thursday. They have claimed LHP Aaron Thompson off waivers from the Washington Nationals. To make room for Thompson on the 40-man roster, the […]