MLB's Worst Teams: Reasons For HopeSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.
Marte's 5 Hits Help Pirates, Nova Beat Marlins 7-3Starling Marte hiked his average 64 points Sunday, punctuating a 5-for-5 afternoon with a ninth-inning homer to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 7-3.
Dickerson Bunt Single In 9th Lifts Pirates Over Marlins 1-0The Pittsburgh Pirates won a game of small ball, beating the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Saturday night.
Marlins Cool Off Pirates In 7-2 WinJustin Bour homered and drove in two runs, and the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Friday night.
Ivan Stars As Pirates Beat Locke, Marlins 3-1Ivan Nova pitched six shutout innings, Elias Diaz drove in two runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Jeff Locke and the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Sunday.
Pirates Break Through Late To Beat Marlins 7-6Jordy Mercer hit a tying two-run triple in the eighth and John Jaso followed with a go-ahead double, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Miami Marlins 7-6 on Saturday.
Stanton Homers Over Batter's Eye, Marlins Pound Pirates 12-7Giancarlo Stanton smashed a home run over the batter's eye at PNC Park, Tyler Moore went deep twice for the second multihomer game of his career and the Miami Marlins pounded the reeling Pittsburgh Pirates 12-7 on Friday night.
Marlins' Volquez Follows No-Hitter With 7 Scoreless Innings Against PiratesEdinson Volquez followed his no-hitter by pitching seven scoreless innings and the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Thursday night.
Pirates' Kuhl Leaves Game After Being Hit By ComebackerPittsburgh Pirates right-hander Chad Kuhl left his team's game at Miami in the fifth inning Sunday after he was hit in the leg by Dee Gordon's sharp one-hopper.
Justin Bour Has 6 RBIs To Help Marlins Beat Pirates 10-3The Miami Marlins rallied from a three-run deficit to end a four-game losing streak by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-3 Sunday.
Nova Tosses 3-Hit Shutout, Pirates Win 4-0 Over MarlinsIvan Nova pitched a three-hitter and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 4-0 on Saturday night.
Cervelli Leads Balanced Attack In Pirates' 12-2 WinFrancisco Cervelli drove in three runs and the Pirates scored eight times in the second inning in a 12-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.