Pirates Overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox In 9-1 WinGregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot.
Liriano Fans 12 In Pirates' 4-1 Win Over PhilliesFrancisco Liriano struck out a season-high 12 in eight dominant innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Thursday night.
Long Davis Homer Lifts Pirates Over Cardinals 3-1Ike Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker above the seats in right-center field, Jeff Locke outpitched Adam Wainwright and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 Wednesday to close in the NL wild-card race.
Volquez Leads Pirates Over Reeling Tigers 4-2Edinson Volquez allowed two runs over six innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on the Detroit Tigers early in a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Arenado Homers, Rockies Beat Pirates 8-1Nolan Arenado bounced back from a benching with three hits, including a home run, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Saturday night.
Pirates Rally For 3 In 9th, Beat Diamondbacks 3-2Starling Marte hit a two-run double to tie the game with one out in the ninth inning and then scored on pinch-hitter Ike Davis' single two batters later as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 3-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Dodgers' Beckett Loses 2-1 To Bucs After No-HitterThe career-high 128 pitches Josh Beckett threw in his no-hitter didn't hurt him Friday night against the Pirates - at least not as much as Ike Davis' tape-measure home run.
Sanchez Helps Pirates Rally For Win Over MetsPirates manager Clint Hurdle had good reason to call upon Gaby Sanchez to bat for Ike Davis.
Jesse Spector: Huntington Ranked 11th Among MLB GM'sTab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman discussed the Pirates with Jesse Spector of The Sporting News.
Walk On Wednesday: How Can Volquez Keep This Up?Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined "The Fan Morning Show" for in his regular weekly "Walk on Wednesday" spot this morning. During the interview, he discussed the surprising success of Edinson Volquez.
Ike Davis: A Big Hit In PittsburghIke Davis hasn't even been in Pittsburgh for a week but he is already making a good impression on teammates and Pirates fans.