| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:15 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez shielded his eyes from the sun and stuck out his glove.
The way things have been going for the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first three weeks of the season, having the Colorado left fielder make a catch with his...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:11 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Clint Hurdle no longer digs his cleats in the dirt. That's a thrill he believes should be reserved for players. Besides, the Pittsburgh Pirates manager has too much on his mind these days to fool around in the batter's box...
| Jan 18, 2012
No. 28 Pirates: 3rd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Padres.
While it may not be enough to soothe the pain of 19 consecutive losing seasons, Pirates fans at least have someone to blame. That would be Pedro Alvarez, or perhaps Greg...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:34 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — For one night, Charlie Morton looked like his old self.
That wasn’t necessarily a good thing for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Morton, one of the pleasant surprises this year for the pleasantly surprising Pirates, reverted to his...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 6:07 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is convinced his surprising team can compete on a championship level on a given day.
Just not Sunday.
The Pirates tied a season high with four errors and committed a couple of other unfortunate gaffes...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:38 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Stairs drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth Friday night to give Washington a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates in a Davey Johnson home debut that looked much like any other game at Nationals Park this...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 9:45 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The struggles the Houston Astros were facing finally reached the point where they needed a 75-minute team meeting to air things out.
The frustrations built up over a five-game losing streak and losses in 10 of their past 11? All...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:31 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Charlie Morton pitched five shutout innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved into first place in the crowded NL Central with a 2-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
Pittsburgh kicked off an important two-week stretch...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:47 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Even though it was just a spring training outing, Vance Worley pitched as if it were Game 7 of the World Series.
Worley struck out eight in four perfect innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 5:20 PM
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle insists Miller Park in Milwaukee isn’t haunted.
But the stadium has been the Pirates’ own house of horrors the last several seasons and Pittsburgh found a new way to lose Sunday....
| Sep 25, 2011
| 7:58 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates spent most of 2011 flirting with a long-awaited breakthrough.
The home finale was no different.
The Pirates put the tying run on second with one out in the ninth but couldn’t get the hit they needed...
| May 18, 2011
| 9:24 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cole Hamels threw eight impressive innings, Jimmy Rollins drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game...