Alvarez's RBI Single In 9th Lifts Pirates Past Padres, 2-1Pedro Alvarez singled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Monday night.
4 Pirates Selected For MLB All-Star GameFour Pittsburgh Pirates have been selected for the MLB All-Star Game.
Reds Outlast Pirates 5-4 In 13 Innings On Phillips' HomerBrandon Phillips led off the top of the 13th inning with his fourth homer of the season to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.
Nationals End Pirates' 8-Game Win Streak With 4-1 VictoryJoe Ross struck out 11 in his third major league start, and the Washington Nationals beat A.J. Burnett and the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Friday night to end their eight-game winning streak.
Dunlap: A.J. Burnett Winning City Over AgainA.J. Burnett lost Monday night. You can read it right there in the box score, in the game log, in the chronicle of that rain-fragmented game played against the Milwaukee Brewers. He has, however, won over these Pittsburgh Pirates for a second time.
Dunlap: What If A.J. Can’t Walk Away?Forget an ending with this 2015 victory lap, how about a second encore in 2016?
Burnett Pitches Pirates Past Phillies 7-2 A.J. Burnett pitched seven strong innings in his return to Philadelphia, Andrew McCutchen homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Phillies 7-2 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive win.
Stable Veterans Flying Under The Radar Can Help Your Fantasy Baseball TeamA lot of fantasy baseball owners like to grab a rookie early and wait for him to pan out on the field. That can take all season, though. Sometimes, it's best to grab the non-flashy veterans with the steady statistics instead, because at least they're playing every day—and playing at a level you can rely on to win your league.