6:02 PM EDT, Sat May 25, 2019
Rum Bunter 8 hours ago

A Pair Of Key Pittsburgh Pirates Start A Rehab Stint

No team in baseball has been more injury riddled than the Pittsburgh Pirates, but the Bucs may be getting two key players back soon. No MLB team has been more injury rattled this season than the Pittsburgh Pirates. 20 Pirate players have spent time on the Injured List this season, which is a MLB high, […] A Pair Of Key Pittsburgh Pirates Start A Rehab Stint - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter 9 hours ago

Pittsburgh Pirates: Latest B.A. Mock Draft Projects Prep Pitcher

Yesterday, one of the top draft scouting sites, Baseball America, put out their most recent mock draft. They have the Pittsburgh Pirates taking a pitcher. As the draft gets closer, it becomes more and more clear what teams are looking for in this year’s MLB Draft.  The Pittsburgh Pirates have four picks on day one, […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Latest B.A. Mock Draft Projects Prep Pitcher - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 19 hours ago

Freese's grand slam powers Dodgers by Pirates 10-2

David Freese hit a grand slam off opener Michael Feliz and Cody Bellinger added his 18th homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-2 on Friday night.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 19 hours ago
Freese, Dodgers dash another 'opener' experiment for Pirates

Freese, Dodgers dash another 'opener' experiment for Pirates

The Pirates tried using an “opener” again on Friday. It didn’t work, as former Pirate David Freese made them pay.
Pirates outfielder Corey Dickerson to start rehab assignment Friday

Pirates outfielder Corey Dickerson to start rehab assignment Friday

Corey Dickerson will begin a rehab assignment on Friday with Class AAA Indianapolis in Columbus.
Rum Bunter May 24, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: New Mock Draft Has a Prep Third Baseman

The Pittsburgh Pirates will have the 18th overall pick in the 2019 MLB Draft.  The draft is less than two weeks from now and will take place from June 3-5. Here at Rum Bunter, we have been trying to keep up with as many prospects that could possibly go to the Pittsburgh Pirates in this […] Pittsburgh Pirates: New Mock Draft Has a Prep Third Baseman - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter May 24, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: PNC Park Struggles Continue & Other Takeaways From Rockies Series

After a rough start to the series, the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied to blowout the Colorado Rockies in the finale of their three-game series. Entering play on Tuesday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates were getting ready to kick off a six-game homestand. On the heels of a 7-4 road trip, the Pirates were looking to continue their […] Pittsburgh Pirates: PNC Park Struggles Continue & Other Takeaways From Rockies Series - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6

Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday.
Pirates hit 4 homers in bounce-back win over Rockies

Pirates hit 4 homers in bounce-back win over Rockies

Behind four home runs, the Pirates bounced back from a lopsided loss Wednesday night to avoid a sweep against Colorado.

How Pirates switch-hitter Josh Bell became a feared home run threat

Before he refurbished his swing over the winter in Orange County, before he streamlined his workload and quit his incessant tinkering, before he emerged as the one of the most fearsome hitters in the National League in 2019, Pittsburgh Pirates teammates Josh Bell and David Freese had a conversation...
Elias Diaz swinging hot bat at key time for Pirates

Elias Diaz swinging hot bat at key time for Pirates

With Francisco Cervelli on the shelf — and struggling — Elias Diaz has helped the Pirates quite a bit behind the plate. 
The Denver Post May 23, 2019
Rockies vs. Pirates live blog: Real-time updates from the MLB game in Pittsburgh

Rockies vs. Pirates live blog: Real-time updates from the MLB game in Pittsburgh

The latest updates and analysis from the Colorado Rockies at Pittsburgh Pirates game at 10:35 a.m. on May 23, 2019 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.
Rum Bunter May 23, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: Altoona and Bradenton Get Strong Starts

The Pittsburgh Pirates lost their game yesterday against the Colorado Rockies.  However, they did receive a couple of good starts in the minors. Yesterday, the Pittsburgh Pirates took another tough loss to the Colorado Rockies.  The team did not receive much from their pitching staff or bats.  While the Bucs had some poor pitching, they […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Altoona and Bradenton Get Strong Starts - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter May 23, 2019

The Pittsburgh Pirates Need To Cut Ties With Nick Kingham

The time has come for the Pittsburgh Pirates to cut ties with a former top prospect At one point in time it appeared that Nick Kingham would spend multiple seasons as a rotation anchor for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Unfortunately, things have gone awry. Entering both the 2014 and 2015 seasons, Kingham was a top-100 prospect […] The Pittsburgh Pirates Need To Cut Ties With Nick Kingham - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Bell's splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3

Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockies in a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.

Pirates Player News

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    Michael Feliz

    Freese's grand slam powers Dodgers by Pirates 10-2

  • Chris Archer

    Chris Archer

    Chris Archer Struggles Again In Pittsburgh Pirates Loss To Start Homestand

  • Josh Bell

    Josh Bell

    Bell's splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3

  • Starling Marte

    Starling Marte

    Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6

  • Adam Frazier

    Adam Frazier

    Preview, #44: 5/15 vs. Pirates

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