7:00 PM EDT, Thu July 24, 2014
15 hours ago
Brief losses of Marte, Alvarez won't affect Pirates like they would have last season

Brief losses of Marte, Alvarez won't affect Pirates like they would have last season

PITTSBURGH — If this were last season, the Pirates would have been missing two key players from their lineup Wednesday night because of injury.
20 hours ago
Pirates Insider: Liriano finally picks up second win of season

Pirates Insider: Liriano finally picks up second win of season

Francisco Liriano won for just the second time this season in 17 starts and Josh Harrison's two-run double capped a four-run first inning as the Pirates beat the Dodgers 6-1 on Wednesday night at PNC
21 hours ago
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and the Pirates jumped on Dan Haren early in a 6-1 win over the Dodgers on Wednesday night.
Jul 23, 2014
Pirates hold a spot in commissioner Selig's heart

Pirates hold a spot in commissioner Selig's heart

PITTSBURGH — Bud Selig, as he makes his farewell tour, said he doesn’t know what he legacy is going be when 22-year run as commissioner of baseball ends Jan. 15 upon his retirement.
Jul 22, 2014
Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday n
Jul 22, 2014
Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Dodgers on Tuesday night.
Jul 22, 2014
Pirates Spotlight: Baserunning a key for Pirates? Stats say otherwise

Pirates Spotlight: Baserunning a key for Pirates? Stats say otherwise

PITTSBURGH — Clint Hurdle has been praising the Pirates for improved baserunning all season, though, at times, it is easy to wonder what the manager is watching.
Jul 22, 2014
As deadline approaches, rumors swirl as Pirates consider dealing

As deadline approaches, rumors swirl as Pirates consider dealing

PITTSBURGH — It has generally been assumed the Pirates won’t make any major moves before the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline.
Jul 22, 2014
Despite moving into ACC, Pitt still not calling South its home turf

Despite moving into ACC, Pitt still not calling South its home turf

GREENSBORO, N.C. — On June 30 of last year, the Pitt football team received a verbal commitment from Virginia defensive tackle Mike Herndon, who chose the Panthers over Virginia Tech. The commitment w
Jul 21, 2014
Pirates Insider: Gonzalez, Kemp rough up Volquez

Pirates Insider: Gonzalez, Kemp rough up Volquez

Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings, Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times and the Dodgers beat the Pirates 5-2 on Monday night at PNC Park in the opener of a three-game series.
Jul 21, 2014
Ryu, Dodgers end Pirates' home win streak, 5-2

Ryu, Dodgers end Pirates' home win streak, 5-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings, Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times and the Dodgers beat the Pirates 5-2 on Monday night.
Jul 21, 2014
ACC football has mediocrity in the middle

ACC football has mediocrity in the middle

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Pitt played in its sixth consecutive bowl game last December. The Panthers beat Bowling Green to finish with a 7-6 record after posting consecutive 6-7 marks.
Jul 21, 2014
Pirates stealing runs and wins

Pirates stealing runs and wins

PITTSBURGH — The traditional power positions of the corner outfield and first base haven’t provided the output for the Pirates that most would expect from a contender.
Jul 20, 2014
Pirates Insider: Bucs complete sweep

Pirates Insider: Bucs complete sweep

For the third straight game, the Pirates came from behind in the second half of the game to defeat the Rockies and sweep their second straight series at home after failing to complete the sweep in the