3:49 PM EDT, Mon August 31, 2015
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors & News
Bucco Blog | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review 6 hours ago
SOUTH HILLS – So many things are trending up for the Pirates. They have rare position-player depth. The lineup has hit well since the All-Star break. They bullpen has been outstanding. The Pirates entered Sunday 30 games above .500 for …
Beaver County Times 21 hours ago
For the Pirates, if it could go wrong, it did Sunday.
Beaver County Times 22 hours ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jorge De La Rosa pitched into the seventh inning before being ejected, and Ben Paulsen hit a two-run triple as the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 on Sunday.
Denver Post Aug 29, 2015
PITTSBURGH — Spoiler alert.The Rockies almost mounted a shocking comeback Saturday night at PNC Park against the Pirates' iron-clad bullpen.
If the Pirates’ wish comes true, they will have South Korea natives playing on both corners of the infield next season.
Going into Saturday night’s game against the Rockies, the Pirates had a 78-49 record, putting them 29 games over .500. The last time the Pirates were that many games above the break-even point before September was in 1972.
J.A. Happ improved to 3-0 with a 0.78 ERA in his last four starts after pitching the Pirates to a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.
Denver Post Aug 29, 2015
Despite a solid, rebound performance by starter Chris Rusin, the Rockies lost for the 15 time in their last 20 games.
A resurgent J.A. Happ worked into the sixth inning, Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Saturday night.
The Pirates recognized the 55-year anniversary of the club's 1960 world champions before Saturday night’s game with the Rockies and the 10 members represented received a rousing ovation.
Pirates right fielder Gregory Polanco did it all Friday night as he had three hits, stole a base and threw out the potential go-ahead run at home plate in a 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
Beaver County Times Aug 28, 2015
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinch-hitter Josh Harrison singled home Francisco Cervelli with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh bullpen continued its hot streak in the Pirates' 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.
Beaver County Times Aug 27, 2015
Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Thursday night.
Bucco Blog | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug 27, 2015
SOUTH HILLS – There is a Bill Parcells saying that goes something like this: if you have two quarterbacks you don’t have one. Meaning, of course, that if you don’t have one clear-cut quarterback you likely do not possess one …
Beaver County Times Aug 26, 2015
MIAMI (AP) — Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in four runs to help the Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night. Jeff Locke (7-8) pitched seven innings, allowing two runs and five hits for the Pirates, who have won four of five.
Pirates Player News
Game 126 : Pirates 2 Marlins 1
A.J. Burnett Update
Happ comes through again for Pirates
Pedro Alvarez’s latest hot streak isn’t all that different from his hot streaks of the past
Polanco shines on both sides of the ball in win over Rockies