Shady Side Academy Gets Bucco Fever With Jolly Roger DayEighty-five times the Pirates have said “Raise the Jolly Roger” after wins this year.
Fans Welcome Pirates Home With Long Standing OvationPirates’ fans gave the team an impressive welcome home to PNC Park Thursday night.
Pop Culture Magazine Commends Efforts Of Pirates GM HuntingtonPITTSBURGH (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.
Fans, Team Excited As Pirates Get Back On Winning Side Of BaseballA 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.
Band Who Wrote Pirates Fight Song Celebrating End Of Curse"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
The End Of An Error: '92 Pirates React To Current ClubPITTSBURGH (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.
Pirates' 1-0 Win At Texas Clinches Winning SeasonClinching 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.
Fans Happy, But Hoping For More As Pirates’ Break Losing CurseSmiles 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.