7:09 AM EST, Fri December 15, 2017

April 2017

Mon, Apr 3 @ Boston Red Sox L 3 - 5

Benintendi lifts Red Sox over Pirates 5-3 in post-Ortiz era

Wed, Apr 5 @ Boston Red Sox L 0 - 3

Red Sox vs. Pirates lineup: SALE DAY

Thu, Apr 6 @ Boston Red Sox Postponed

Red Sox win pitchers' duel with Sandy Leon's 12th inning walk-off homer to hand Pirates second straight loss

Fri, Apr 7 vs Atlanta Braves W 5 - 4

Pittsburgh Pirates Earn Their First Win Of 2017

Sat, Apr 8 vs Atlanta Braves W 6 - 4

Game 4 (for real this time): Freese not in lineup, but available and “all good”

Sun, Apr 9 vs Atlanta Braves W 6 - 5

Starling Marte's walk-off homer in 10th leads Pirates by Braves

Mon, Apr 10 vs Cincinnati Reds L 1 - 7

Reds ride seven perfect bullpen innings to top Pirates, 7-1

Tue, Apr 11 vs Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 6

Video: Pirates use Little League play to score vs. Reds

Wed, Apr 12 vs Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 9

Amir Garrett dominant again, Reds pound Pirates 9-2 to sweep series

Thu, Apr 13 @ Boston Red Sox L 3 - 4

Red Sox 4, Pirates 3: Offense comes alive in nick of time to complete delayed sweep behind Hanley Ramirez, Xander Bogaerts

Fri, Apr 14 @ Chicago Cubs W 4 - 2

Pirates get best of Hendricks, hold off Cubs rallies in 4-2 win

Sat, Apr 15 @ Chicago Cubs W 8 - 7

Pirates scratch OF Polanco vs Cubs because of groin injury

Sun, Apr 16 @ Chicago Cubs W 6 - 1

Frazier homers, Pirates beat Cubs 6-1 for 3-game sweep

Mon, Apr 17 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 1 - 2

Cardinals make short work of Pirates as teams' streaks end

Tue, Apr 18 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 1 - 2

Cardinals news and notes: Slow starts, farm report, Pirates

Wed, Apr 19 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 1 - 2

St. Louis Cardinals: A dose of crow and a heap of spinach

Fri, Apr 21 vs New York Yankees W 6 - 3

Yankees' Joe Girardi, remembering Alex Rodriguez, on Pirates' losing Starling Marte to PED suspension

Sat, Apr 22 vs New York Yankees L 5 - 11

Game 17: Still no DH

Sun, Apr 23 vs New York Yankees W 2 - 1

Ivan Nova shuts down former team to lead Pirates past Yankees

Mon, Apr 24 vs Chicago Cubs L 3 - 14

Blue Monday: Cubs put on show vs. Pirates

Tue, Apr 25 vs Chicago Cubs L 0 - 1

Cubs' Jon Lester fine not facing Red Sox in return to Boston this weekend

Wed, Apr 26 vs Chicago Cubs W 6 - 5

Pirates heat up early, avoid sweep with 6-5 win over Cubs

Fri, Apr 28 @ Miami Marlins W 12 - 2

Pittsburgh Pirates Take Game 1 Of Weekend Series In Miami

Sat, Apr 29 @ Miami Marlins W 4 - 0

Pittsburgh Pirates Social Media Round-up: Flowers, Friends and Family

Sun, Apr 30 @ Miami Marlins L 3 - 10

Marlins dominated by Ivan Nova in loss 4-0 to Pirates

May 2017

Mon, May 1 @ Cincinnati Reds L 3 - 4 We don't have news for this game
Tue, May 2 @ Cincinnati Reds W 12 - 3 We don't have news for this game
Wed, May 3 @ Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 7 We don't have news for this game
Thu, May 4 @ Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 4 We don't have news for this game
Fri, May 5 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 4 - 0 We don't have news for this game
Sat, May 6 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 2 - 1 We don't have news for this game
Sun, May 7 vs Milwaukee Brewers L 2 - 6 We don't have news for this game
Mon, May 8 @ Los Angeles Dodgers L 1 - 12

Chris Taylor hits a grand slam in Dodgers' 12-1 rout of the Pirates

Tue, May 9 @ Los Angeles Dodgers L 3 - 4

Dodgers’ Julio Urias has no-hitter vs. Pirates broken up in seventh

Wed, May 10 @ Los Angeles Dodgers L 2 - 5

Kenta Maeda pitches into 9th; Bellinger homers in Dodgers' 5-2 win

Thu, May 11 @ Arizona Diamondbacks L 1 - 2

Polanco's HR thwarts Greinke no-hit bid, Arizona wins 2-1 (May 11, 2017)

Fri, May 12 @ Arizona Diamondbacks L 4 - 11

Freese, Frazier return from disabled list; Bostick, Moroff optioned to Indy

Sat, May 13 @ Arizona Diamondbacks W 4 - 3

D'Backs Bat Around Twice In Blowout Fashion

Sun, May 14 @ Arizona Diamondbacks W 6 - 4

Pirates | Hamstring injury for Gregory Polanco

Tue, May 16 vs Washington Nationals L 4 - 8

Pirates comeback halted by Bryce Harper's 13th home run

Wed, May 17 vs Washington Nationals W 6 - 1

Wire Taps: Erick Fedde to relief; Nationals interested in Jose Quintana; Enny Romero’s weird splits

Thu, May 18 vs Washington Nationals W 10 - 4

Nationals Notes: McCutchen, Gio, Harper, Fedde, Ross

Fri, May 19 vs Philadelphia Phillies L 2 - 7

Phillies | Michael Saunders not starting

Sat, May 20 vs Philadelphia Phillies W 6 - 3

Phillies top Pirates 7-2 to end 4-game losing streak

Sun, May 21 vs Philadelphia Phillies W 1 - 0

Kuhl helps Pirates hold off Phillies 1-0

Mon, May 22 @ Atlanta Braves L 2 - 5

Pittsburgh Pirates Drop Game 1 Of 4 In Atlanta

Tue, May 23 @ Atlanta Braves L 5 - 6

Pittsburgh Pirates Walked Off By Atlanta Braves At 1:54 AM

Wed, May 24 @ Atlanta Braves W 12 - 5

Six hours later, Braves walk off 6-5 against Pirates

Thu, May 25 @ Atlanta Braves W 9 - 4

Pirates OF Polanco activated from 10-day; Ortiz sent down

Fri, May 26 vs New York Mets L 1 - 8

Walker Homers Twice As Mets Clobber Pirates

Sat, May 27 vs New York Mets W 5 - 4

Final Score: Pirates 5, Mets 4—Jaso with a one-two punch to the face-o

Sun, May 28 vs New York Mets L 2 - 7

Harvey wins second straight start as Mets beat Pirates 7-2

Mon, May 29 vs Arizona Diamondbacks W 4 - 3

Pittsburgh Pirates Walk Off Arizona Diamondbacks To Start 3 Game Series

Tue, May 30 vs Arizona Diamondbacks L 0 - 3

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call – Two Stocks Headed in Opposite Directions?

Wed, May 31 vs Arizona Diamondbacks L 5 - 6

Pittsburgh Pirates Drop Game 2 vs Arizona

June 2017

Fri, Jun 2 @ New York Mets W 12 - 7

Elias Diaz hits first major-league homer, delivers six RBIs in Pirates' 12-7 win

Sat, Jun 3 @ New York Mets L 2 - 4

Game 56: Is Gerrit Cole pentaphobic?

Sun, Jun 4 @ New York Mets W 11 - 1

Gut Reaction: Mets 4, Pirates 2 (6/3/17)

Tue, Jun 6 @ Baltimore Orioles L 5 - 6

Tuesday Bird Droppings: Where 70’s Orioles grudges live again

Wed, Jun 7 @ Baltimore Orioles L 6 - 9

Game 59: Flip Watson and Rivero? Maybe, but …

Thu, Jun 8 vs Miami Marlins L 1 - 7

Marlins' Edinson Volquez dominant again in 7-1 win over Pirates

Fri, Jun 9 vs Miami Marlins L 7 - 12

Best of MLB: Edinson Volquez follows up no-hitter with strong effort in Marlins' win

Sat, Jun 10 vs Miami Marlins W 7 - 6

Injury Notes: Stanton, Hernandez, Dozier

Sun, Jun 11 vs Miami Marlins W 3 - 1

Jeff Locke, Marlins lose to Pirates, miss out on series win

Mon, Jun 12 vs Colorado Rockies W 7 - 2

Pirates' Taillon solid in return following cancer surgery

Tue, Jun 13 vs Colorado Rockies W 5 - 2

Andrew McCutchen homers twice, carries Pirates to 5-2 victory over Rockies

Wed, Jun 14 vs Colorado Rockies L 1 - 5

Pittsburgh Pirates Fail To Sweep Colorado Rockies

Fri, Jun 16 vs Chicago Cubs L 5 - 9

Six-run 9th propels Cubs past Pirates

Sat, Jun 17 vs Chicago Cubs W 4 - 3

Cubs, Pirates to raise prostate cancer awareness

Sun, Jun 18 vs Chicago Cubs L 1 - 7

Lackey Deals, Rizzo Leads Offense As Cubs Beat Pirates 7-1

Mon, Jun 19 @ Milwaukee Brewers W 8 - 1

Brewers extend home run streak in loss to Pirates

Tue, Jun 20 @ Milwaukee Brewers W 7 - 3

Andrew McCutchen homers for fifth time in seven games in Pirates' 7-3 win

Wed, Jun 21 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 3 - 4

Pirates | Gregory Polanco not starting

Thu, Jun 22 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 2 - 4

Knebel sets strikeout mark as Brewers beat Pirates 4-2

Fri, Jun 23 @ St. Louis Cardinals W 4 - 3

Preview: Division-leading (!) Brewers come to town for weekend set

Sat, Jun 24 @ St. Louis Cardinals W 7 - 3

Mercer, Harrison homer in Pittsburgh's win over St. Louis

Sun, Jun 25 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 4 - 8

Chad Kuhl falters, Pirates bullpen flops in 8-4 loss to Cardinals

Tue, Jun 27 vs Tampa Bay Rays L 2 - 4

Marc Topkin's takeaways from Tuesday's Rays-Pirates game

Wed, Jun 28 vs Tampa Bay Rays W 6 - 2

Blake Snell struggles in return as Rays fall to Pirates

Thu, Jun 29 vs Tampa Bay Rays W 4 - 0

Rays vs. Pirates, game 3 recap: Archer loses dreary finale

Fri, Jun 30 vs San Francisco Giants L 5 - 13

Giants lineup: Hwang hits seventh; Pence, Posey return to begin road trip

July 2017

Sat, Jul 1 vs San Francisco Giants L 1 - 2

Pirates | Andrew McCutchen suffers minor ankle injury

Sun, Jul 2 vs San Francisco Giants L 3 - 5

San Francisco Giants Sweep the Pirates, Win Sixth Straight

Mon, Jul 3 @ Philadelphia Phillies L 0 - 4

Francsico Cervelli Activated From Disabled List

Tue, Jul 4 @ Philadelphia Phillies W 3 - 0

Pittsburgh Pirates Snap Four Game Losing Streak

Wed, Jul 5 @ Philadelphia Phillies W 5 - 2

Phillies-Pirates 5 things: Phils get good look at Pirates' top 2 trade candidates

Thu, Jul 6 @ Philadelphia Phillies W 6 - 3

Chad Kuhl pitches career-long start, Josh Bell homers as Pirates win series against Phillies

Fri, Jul 7 @ Chicago Cubs L 1 - 6

Kris Bryant Doesn’t Care About Hitting For The Cycle, Crushes 2nd HR Of The Game Instead

Sat, Jul 8 @ Chicago Cubs W 4 - 2

Chicago Cubs News: A sloppy win, but a win nonetheless

Sun, Jul 9 @ Chicago Cubs W 14 - 3

Lester roughed up as Cubs drop finale

Fri, Jul 14 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 5 - 2

Bell's 3-run HR in 9th gives Pirates 5-2 win over Cardinals

Sat, Jul 15 vs St. Louis Cardinals L 0 - 4

St. Louis Cardinals: Questions about the pursuit of a big bat part two

Sun, Jul 16 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 4 - 3

Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

Mon, Jul 17 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 4 - 2

Gregory Polanco’s Big Night Leads Pittsburgh Pirates to Victory

Tue, Jul 18 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 4 - 3

Pirates rally past Brewers 4-3 in Marte's return

Wed, Jul 19 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 3 - 2

Brewers try to halt three-game losing streak

Thu, Jul 20 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 4 - 2

Pirates Trade Deadline Target: Joe Smith

Fri, Jul 21 @ Colorado Rockies W 13 - 5

Charlie Blackmon meets two-year old Tommy Carlson

Sat, Jul 22 @ Colorado Rockies L 3 - 7

Jeff Hoffman and the bullpen struggle in Rockies 13-5 loss to Pirates

Sun, Jul 23 @ Colorado Rockies L 3 - 13

Rockies sink Pirates 7-3 behind stellar performance from German Marquez

Mon, Jul 24 @ San Francisco Giants W 10 - 3

As Pirates face the San Francisco Giants, the names are the same, but not the producion

Tue, Jul 25 @ San Francisco Giants L 3 - 11

Giants lineup: After 10-3 loss, Bochy makes no changes; Pitcher recalled

Wed, Jul 26 @ San Francisco Giants L 1 - 2

Samardzija deals for Giants in victory over Pirates … but will he be dealt?

Fri, Jul 28 @ San Diego Padres L 2 - 3

The Padres' offense is producing in the second half. No, really.

Sat, Jul 29 @ San Diego Padres L 2 - 4

Pirates' Nova looks to rebound vs. Padres (Jul 29, 2017)

Sun, Jul 30 @ San Diego Padres W 7 - 1

Andrew McCutchen’s Big Day Leads the Pittsburgh Pirates to Victory

August 2017

Tue, Aug 1 vs Cincinnati Reds L 1 - 9

Jesse Winker flashes glove, hits first MLB homer to lead Reds past Pirates, 9-1

Wed, Aug 2 vs Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 5

Reds winning streak reaches 3 behind youngsters Stephenson & Winker

Thu, Aug 3 vs Cincinnati Reds W 6 - 0

Chad Kuhl pitches seven scoreless innings as Pirates avoid sweep against Reds

Fri, Aug 4 vs San Diego Padres W 10 - 6

Francisco Cervelli and Josh Harrison return for Pirates series opener against Padres

Sat, Aug 5 vs San Diego Padres L 2 - 5

Gregory Polanco sparks late comeback with pinch-hit homer in 10-6 win

Sun, Aug 6 vs San Diego Padres W 5 - 4

Lamet shines, Myers homers as Padres top Pirates 5-2

Mon, Aug 7 vs Detroit Tigers W 3 - 0

Williams dominant as Pirates top Tigers 3-0

Tue, Aug 8 vs Detroit Tigers W 6 - 3

Jeimer Candelario gets 1st hit with new team, but Tigers drop 4th in a row

Wed, Aug 9 @ Detroit Tigers L 0 - 10

Tigers, Pirates lineups: Justin Upton gets night off, Jose Iglesias back at shortstop

Thu, Aug 10 @ Detroit Tigers W 7 - 5

Drew VerHagen hit hard as Tigers drop series finale to Pirates

Fri, Aug 11 @ Toronto Blue Jays W 4 - 2

Tom Prince to manage Pirates while Clint Hurdle attends Don Baylor's funeral

Sat, Aug 12 @ Toronto Blue Jays L 2 - 7

Saturday Bantering: Russell Martin exits game with oblique strain

Sun, Aug 13 @ Toronto Blue Jays L 1 - 7

Andrew McCutchen back in lineup two days after injury; Gregory Polanco out

Tue, Aug 15 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 1 - 3

Pittsburgh Pirates Look to Continue Success vs Milwaukee Brewers

Wed, Aug 16 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 6 - 7

NL Central News and Notes

Thu, Aug 17 vs St. Louis Cardinals L 7 - 11

Cardinals v Pirates Lineups, Game Thread August 17

Fri, Aug 18 vs St. Louis Cardinals L 10 - 11

Wade LeBlanc placed on DL with quad strain; Steven Brault called up

Sat, Aug 19 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 6 - 4

Cardinals v Pirates Game Thread August 19

Sun, Aug 20 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 6 - 3

MLB Little League Classic: Handshake line and other takeaways from Cards-Pirates

Mon, Aug 21 vs Los Angeles Dodgers L 5 - 6

Yasiel Puig makes a superb catch while slamming into the wall

Tue, Aug 22 vs Los Angeles Dodgers L 5 - 8

Dodgers' offense leads the way in 8-5 win over Pirates

Wed, Aug 23 vs Los Angeles Dodgers W 1 - 0 We don't have news for this game
Thu, Aug 24 vs Los Angeles Dodgers L 2 - 5

Granderson hits a river shot as Dodgers down Pirates, 5-2

Fri, Aug 25 @ Cincinnati Reds L 5 - 9

Reds vs. Pirates, Game 1: Previews and Predictions

Sat, Aug 26 @ Cincinnati Reds W 1 - 0

Reds vs. Pirates, Game 2: Previews and Predictions

Sun, Aug 27 @ Cincinnati Reds W 5 - 2

Reds add RHP Mahle to make MLB debut against Pirates

Mon, Aug 28 @ Chicago Cubs L 1 - 6

Paul Zeise: The Pirates' season is over if they don't sweep the Cubs

Tue, Aug 29 @ Chicago Cubs L 1 - 4

CI Recap (8/29/17) – Cubs 4, Pirates 1: Jake Arrieta Great… Again

Wed, Aug 30 @ Chicago Cubs L 3 - 17

Happ leads rout as Cubs sweep away Bucs

September 2017

Fri, Sep 1 vs Cincinnati Reds L 3 - 7

Reds score early and often in 7-3 win over Pirates

Sat, Sep 2 vs Cincinnati Reds W 5 - 0

Reds at Pirates, Game 2: Previews and Predictions

Sun, Sep 3 vs Cincinnati Reds W 3 - 1

Reds lose 3-1 with Joey Votto left on-deck

Mon, Sep 4 vs Chicago Cubs W 12 - 0

Hendricks aims to extend post-DL surge

Tue, Sep 5 vs Chicago Cubs W 4 - 3

Despite base-running gaffes, Pirates come from behind late to beat Cubs, 4-3

Wed, Sep 6 vs Chicago Cubs L 0 - 1

Pittsburgh Pirates Have Four-Game Win Streak Snapped by Cubs

Thu, Sep 7 vs Chicago Cubs L 2 - 8

Cubs 8, Pirates 2

Fri, Sep 8 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 1 - 4

Cubs 8, Pirates 2: A satisfying split

Sat, Sep 9 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 3 - 4

Cardinals News and Notes: Dexter Fowler, Luke Weaver, and the Daily Farm Report

Sun, Sep 10 @ St. Louis Cardinals L 0 - 7

¡Adios, Pelota! II: Yadi & Wacha Send Pirates Packing

Mon, Sep 11 @ Milwaukee Brewers W 7 - 0

After sweep of Cubs, Brewers fall to Pirates 7-0

Tue, Sep 12 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 2 - 5

Eric Thames hit 29th homer; Brewers beat Pirates 5-2

Wed, Sep 13 @ Milwaukee Brewers L 2 - 8 We don't have news for this game
Fri, Sep 15 @ Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 4

Reds vs. Pirates – September 15, 2017

Sat, Sep 16 @ Cincinnati Reds L 1 - 2

Reds vs. Pirates, Game 2: Preview and Predictions

Sun, Sep 17 @ Cincinnati Reds L 2 - 5

Reds vs. Pirates, Game 3: Preview and Predictions

Mon, Sep 18 vs Milwaukee Brewers L 0 - 3

Suter, Braun help Brewers beat Bucs to gain in playoff race

Tue, Sep 19 vs Milwaukee Brewers L 0 - 1

Santana homers, Brewers keep pace in NL Central with 1-0 win

Wed, Sep 20 vs Milwaukee Brewers W 6 - 4

Brewers Blow Late Lead, Lose To Pirates On A Walk-Off HR

Fri, Sep 22 vs St. Louis Cardinals L 3 - 4

Cardinals rally past Pirates in 9th for 4-3 win

Sat, Sep 23 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 11 - 6

Cardiac Cards Make Zombie Comeback, Beat Bucs 4-3: A Recap

Sun, Sep 24 vs St. Louis Cardinals W 4 - 1

Cardinals stumble again with 4-1 loss to Pirates

Tue, Sep 26 vs Baltimore Orioles W 10 - 1

McCutchen's 8 RBIs lead Pirates over Orioles 10-1 - School of Roch

Wed, Sep 27 vs Baltimore Orioles W 5 - 3

Ynoa struggles early, offense can’t convert chances, O’s lose to Pirates 5-3, get swept

Thu, Sep 28 @ Washington Nationals L 4 - 5

Washington Nationals walk off on Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4: Alejandro De Aza with walk-off single...

Fri, Sep 29 @ Washington Nationals L 1 - 6

Washington Nationals 6-1 over Pittsburgh Pirates: Stephen Strasburg dominates over 7 2?3 scoreless...

Sat, Sep 30 @ Washington Nationals W 4 - 1

Wire Taps: Washington Nationals preparing for NLDS; rotation chatter; Bryce Harper talk + more...

October 2017

Sun, Oct 1 @ Washington Nationals W 11 - 8

Scherzer exits with hamstring cramp, Nats fall to Bucs 4-1