| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 9:39 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Five innings into his major league career, Blake Davis wasn’t nervous. He even felt rather calm at the plate and while manning second base.
On what was supposed to be a memorable day, a sharply hit two-hopper came his way...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 9:14 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — David Ortiz walked to the plate representing the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the thousands of Boston Red Sox fans who crammed PNC Park on Friday night waited for Big Papi to send the ball over the right-field wall and...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 8:34 PM
TORONTO (AP) — Alex Presley hit his first career home run, Andrew McCutchen added a solo shot, and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 on Tuesday night, earning their first interleague road win in more than two years....
| 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 8, 2011
| 8:48 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike McKenry’s first major league home run, a three-run shot in the eighth inning, lifted Pittsburgh to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night and assured the Pirates of a winning record at the All-Star break for...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 6:07 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates found themselves in an unfamiliar position Sunday, needing to bounce back after All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan blew a save.
Hanrahan gave up Chris Johnson's tying double in the eighth inning for his first...
| 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....
| Jun 7, 2011
| 9:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks aren’t used to losing like this.
After all, they’re contending for first place a year after a 97-loss season and they’ve been the hottest team in the majors over the past four weeks....
| Jun 12, 2011
| 6:47 PM
Kevin Correia was perfect into the fifth inning. Late in the game, he and the rest of the Pittsburgh Pirates were anything but.
Chris Capuano pitched seven innings, Jose Reyes had three hits and a homer and the New York Mets scored all their runs over...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:27 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeff Karstens’ left knee bothered him throughout the game, and it didn’t matter one bit. He was just that good.
Karstens pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning and five relievers finished the four-hitter,...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 8:53 PM
CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana homered and the Cleveland Indians opened a six-game interleague homestand with a 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
Josh Tomlin (8-4) earned the win, bouncing back from three consecutive rocky...