4:22 AM EDT, Tue June 30, 2015
8 hours ago
Spotlight: Pirates lineup shuffle likely to continue

Spotlight: Pirates lineup shuffle likely to continue

In the past homestand of six games, Hurdle used six different lineups. The Pirates won three.
16 hours ago
Penguins re-sign defenseman Ian Cole to 3-year deal

Penguins re-sign defenseman Ian Cole to 3-year deal

The Penguins and defenseman Ian Cole have agreed to a new three-year contract.
Jun 29, 2015
Madden: Has Toronto had their Phil of Kessel? Or are they waiting for the Penguins to fatten them up?

Madden: Has Toronto had their Phil of Kessel? Or are they waiting for the Penguins to fatten them up?

Winger Phil Kessel is still a Toronto Maple Leaf. Despite lots of trade speculation, much of it involving the Penguins, Kessel hasn’t moved. Perhaps that’s because no one wants him.
Jun 28, 2015

Pirates' roster changes result of long road

Steve Lombardozzi and Gorkys Hernandez played in Sunday’s 2-1 loss to Atlanta. Neither got a hit, but the move wasn’t made for just one day.
Jun 28, 2015
Insider: Pirates ninth-inning rally falls short

Insider: Pirates ninth-inning rally falls short

After making two roster moves to solidify the bench and bolster the offense, the Pirates were held scoreless over the first eight innings by left-handed starter Alex Wood and right-handed reliever Jim
Jun 27, 2015
3 thoughts: The answer at first base? Keep playing Pedro.

3 thoughts: The answer at first base? Keep playing Pedro.

Overall, Pirates first basemen are sixth in the National League in home runs (12), 10th in RBIs (35) and 12th in OPS (.704). Those numbers need improvement.
Jun 27, 2015
Penguins Insider: Lots of talks but no deals for Rutherford

Penguins Insider: Lots of talks but no deals for Rutherford

The Penguins came up empty-handed in pursuit of a trade during draft weekend.
Jun 27, 2015
Stat Corner: No surprise to see McCutchen among league leaders

Stat Corner: No surprise to see McCutchen among league leaders

Looking at the batting statistics by position, Pirates center fielders top the league in batting average (.302) and runs-batted-in (46), and are second in OPS (.884).
Jun 27, 2015

Insider: Pirates offense comes alive against Braves

After scoring more than four runs only once in the last 10 games, the Pirates offense came alive in the very first inning, scoring five runs and the pitching staff made it stand up.
Jun 27, 2015
Penguins land first-round talent with 46th pick

Penguins land first-round talent with 46th pick

Sometimes wishful thinking pays off. That is what happened on Saturday afternoon when sniping winger Daniel Sprong fell to the Penguins in the second round. Sprong, who came into the draft ranked 20th
Jun 26, 2015
Cheese Grilled: Grilli gives up game-winner to Pirates

Cheese Grilled: Grilli gives up game-winner to Pirates

Jordy Mercer doubled home Andrew McCutchen with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Pirates to a 3-2 win over the Braves on Friday night.
Jun 26, 2015
What to watch with the Penguins at the NHL Draft

What to watch with the Penguins at the NHL Draft

There may not be a first-round draft pick in the Penguins' future at the NHL Draft, but they could be active in terms of trades, signings and other hockey related activities.
Jun 25, 2015
Impact players await Penguins in second round of NHL Draft

Impact players await Penguins in second round of NHL Draft

The Penguins do not have a selection in the upcoming NHL Entry Draft until the second round, at number 46 overall, but that doesn't mean there aren't impact players available.
Jun 25, 2015
Law of averages doesn't help Bucs in 5-4 loss

Law of averages doesn't help Bucs in 5-4 loss

Clint Hurdle doesn't believe in the law of averages. Sometimes though, like on Thursday night, they hold true.
Jun 25, 2015

Insider: Pirates fall in extras

PITTSBURGH -- It was only fitting that, in the deciding game of a three-game series between two old rivals, the game would come down to the final at bat.