Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole is the September National League Rookie of the Month.
Would the offense be anemic when the Reds come into town? Or could this be the moment when they turn it all around?
The Pirates snapped their three-game losing streak Thursday with a win against the Padres. But have those losses caused fans to get a little more nervous about this year’s winning team?
Pirates fever has certainly taken over Pittsburgh. Today, Pirates President Frank Coonelly received recognition for the Bucs’ success.
Eighty-five times the Pirates have said “Raise the Jolly Roger” after wins this year.
Pirates’ fans gave the team an impressive welcome home to PNC Park Thursday night.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Having finally brought winning baseball back to Pittsburgh, the Pirates have made the dissolution of their 20-year skid the talk of baseball, and the national media continues to credit the steadfast leadership of general manager Neal Huntington.
A kid on the hill is unhittable, Pedro breaks out of a slump to driving in the winning run, the hometown kid flips to first for the final out, and 20 years of mediocrity and worse is over.
“We’ve been waiting 20 years, we are the Pirate fans. Hey!” Playing on a front porch in West Kittanning, a band celebrates the end of a regrettable 20-year losing streak for the Pittsburgh Pirates
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — What is the most telling sign of the times in this town? Sid Bream is smiling for its baseball team, and not at its expense.
Clinching their first winning season since 1992, rookie right-hander Gerrit Cole had a career-high nine strikeouts over seven innings to outpitch Yu Darvish and lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 1-0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Monday night.
Smiles all around as the Pirates high-fived their way off Miller Field Tuesday night, able to accomplish what 20 Pirates teams before them had not, a guaranteed .500 season.
The Pirates have snapped their 20 year losing streak. The Fan Morning Show takes a look back at some of the best of the worst players during that span.
If you were like many Pirates fans last night, after the Bucs won their 81st game of the season, you got on social media. Maybe you posted a tweet or texted a friend. But what if none of that existed?
My Lord, you want it all, don’t you? Careful. Be very careful here. Don’t get greedy; make sure you aren’t becoming insatiable.