| Mar 23, 2014
| 1:11 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates tied, 7-7, in 10 innings Sunday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium after each team had a home run in the ninth.
Reigning National League Most Valuable Player Andrew McCutchen hit a solo homer off minor...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles hit a spring-high four homers off Pittsburgh Pirates pitching Friday afternoon in a 6-5 win at Ed Smith Stadium. It was the Orioles' sixth victory in seven Grapefruit League games this spring.
Second baseman Brian Roberts...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:27 PM
MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH
CINCINNATI -- Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Starling Marte was given a day off Wednesday due to what manager Clint Hurdle referred to as a "disconnected" swing.
Marte went 0-for-4 with three...
| Apr 12, 2014
MILWAUKEE From Boston to Philadelphia and back home, the streaking Milwaukee Brewers continued their tear and beat the Pirates, 4-2, Friday night at Miller Park for a seventh consecutive win.
Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano faced an all right-...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:20 PM
PITTSBURGH One-run victories in low-scoring games worked for the Pirates during the first two games of their opening series against the Chicago Cubs. Jason Hammel changed that Thursday, and though the Pirates mounted a late charge, the Cubs hung on....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:20 PM
PITTSBURGH – After stranding 19 runners and burning through the bullpen for the second consecutive game Wednesday night, the Cubs’ best friend might be the rain forecast to fall at PNC Park on Thursday.
The Cubs pitching staff was taxed...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:07 PM
PITTSBURGH – After stranding 19 runners and burning through the bullpen for the second consecutive game Wednesday night, the Chicago Cubs’ best friend might be the rain forecast to fall on PNC Park Thursday.
The Cubs’ pitching staff...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:21 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Pirates 12-7 in 2013.
Monday: 12:05 p.m., WGN-Ch. 9, ESPN.
RH Jeff Samardzija (8-13, 4.34 in 2013) vs. LH Francisco Liriano (16-8, 3.02).
Wednesday: 6:05 p.m., CSN-Plus, CLTV.
RH Edwin Jackson (8-18, 4.98)...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:57 PM
ST. LOUIS — Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played like veterans.
Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro Alvarez homered for the second straight day and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:01 PM
MIAMI — For a brief moment, it looked like beer league softball.
Well, relatively speaking.
But early-game offense soon subsided and the Miami Marlins mini hot streak came to an end. Pittsburgh out-hit the suddenly, but briefly slugging hosts 7-...
| May 13, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Rangers (1): It's safe to say that Ron Washington's hitters enjoyed their weekend in Houston — 24 runs overall and three homers in every game. Their assault on Philip Humber Saturday was vicious.
| Jun 17, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The International League relies on the media for one-third of the selection process for its mid-summer all-star team that meets the Pacific Coast League. Ballots need to be submitted by June 25, but since I will be away all next week and the IronPigs don'...