6:35 AM EDT, Tue September 17, 2019
35 mins ago

Pittsburgh Pirates Claim Corban Joseph Off Waivers

The Pittsburgh Pirates added to their roster with a waiver claim on Monday While the Pittsburgh Pirates did not have a game on Monday, they did make a roster move. After the San Francisco Giants designated him for assignment, the Pirates claimed infielder Corban Joseph off waivers on Monday. Joseph has been added to the […] Pittsburgh Pirates Claim Corban Joseph Off Waivers - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
23 hours ago

Pittsburgh Pirates: One Of The Worst Pitched Series In Franchise History & Other Takeaways From Sweep In Chicago

Following a strong 13-7 stretch, the Pittsburgh Pirates were swept at Wrigley Field by the Chicago Cubs over the weekend The Pittsburgh Pirates have not had much to be happy about this season. One thing that should put a smile of the faces of Pirate coaches, fans, and players alike, however, is that the team […] Pittsburgh Pirates: One Of The Worst Pitched Series In Franchise History & Other Takeaways From Sweep In Chicago - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 15, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Swept, Dominated by Cubs in 16-6

Trevor Williams came into Sunday’s game hoping to continue what had been a series of solid outings. The bats of the Chicago Cubs had other plans for Williams and the Pittsburgh Pirates. Chicago notches a series sweep and another dominant victory over the Buccos 16-6. The Cubs wasted no time getting their offense going against […] Pittsburgh Pirates Swept, Dominated by Cubs in 16-6 - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 14, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Get Steamrolled By The Cubs Again 14-1

The Pittsburgh Pirates lose another one to the Chicago Cubs by the score of 14-1. It was a less than stellar performance for James Marvel as he struggled to get outs against a stout Cubs offense. Despite picking up 8 hits along the way for the Pittsburgh Pirates offense, most of them were singles that […] Pittsburgh Pirates Get Steamrolled By The Cubs Again 14-1 - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 13, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: A Great Series For The Bullpen & Other Takeaways From Series Victory In San Fran

While things have not gone well for the Pittsburgh Pirates since Major League Baseball’s All-Star Break, to their credit, they have done a nice job to rebound and give themselves the opportunity to finish the season strong This week the Pittsburgh Pirates kicked off their penultimate road trip of the 2019 season. The trip started […] Pittsburgh Pirates: A Great Series For The Bullpen & Other Takeaways From Series Victory In San Fran - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 13, 2019

Cole Tucker’s Future With the Pittsburgh Pirates

A little over a year ago, we created a list of the top 20 prospects within the Pittsburgh Pirates organization. Some of lived up to expectations while others have not. One name that continues to intrigue, however, is Cole Tucker. The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Cole Tucker in the first round of the 2014 MLB Draft. […] Cole Tucker’s Future With the Pittsburgh Pirates - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 13, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: Jose Osuna is Crushing Fastballs

Along with providing versatility on defense, Jose Osuna has provided a strong bat for the Pittsburgh Pirates this season. He has earned himself a roster spot next season, but how has he been doing it? It has been a rocky road to this point in Pittsburgh Pirate Jose Osuna‘s young career, however, he may have […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Jose Osuna is Crushing Fastballs - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 12, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Secure Third Victory Against the Giants Behind Joe Musgrove’s Strong Outing

The Pittsburgh Pirates take three out of four against the Giants with a 4-2 victory Thursday afternoon. Some of the Bucs young players continued to shine. The Pittsburgh Pirates played a day game, as seems to be the new normal on Thursday afternoons in the MLB. The game was held in San Francisco against the […] Pittsburgh Pirates Secure Third Victory Against the Giants Behind Joe Musgrove’s Strong Outing - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 12, 2019

Should The Pittsburgh Pirates Part Ways With Kyle Crick?

Should the Pittsburgh Pirates look to part ways with one of their primary set up relievers this offseason? On Tuesday, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced that reliever Kyle Crick‘s 2019 season was over. His season ended early due to undergoing finger surgery. The cause of this finger surgery? A clubhouse altercation with closer Felipe Vazquez prior […] Should The Pittsburgh Pirates Part Ways With Kyle Crick? - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 12, 2019

Bullpen Leads Pittsburgh Pirates To Victory Over San Francisco Giants

The Pittsburgh Pirates have won two of the first three games on their current seven-game road trip Monday night the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a 9th inning rally to defeat the San Francisco Giants 6-4. On Tuesday night, a rally in the 8th inning wasn’t enough in a 5-4 loss. Wednesday night, Dario Agrazal and the […] Bullpen Leads Pittsburgh Pirates To Victory Over San Francisco Giants - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 11, 2019

Mitch Keller Struggles Again As Pittsburgh Pirates Lose To The San Francisco Giants

The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants played the second game of their four-game series from Oracle Park on Tuesday night Following a 4-run 9th inning rally sparked a 6-4 victory on Monday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates entered Tuesday night’s game against the San Francisco Giants in search of their second victory in as many […] Mitch Keller Struggles Again As Pittsburgh Pirates Lose To The San Francisco Giants - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 10, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates News: Kyle Crick’s Season Ends After Altercation With Felipe Vazquez

Things continue to go sideways for the Pittsburgh Pirates Entering the Major League Baseball All-Star Break the Pittsburgh Pirates were the hottest team in baseball. The Bucs had won 5 of 7 and 14 of 21. This stretch got the team to 44-45 on the season, 2.5 games out of both first place in the […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Kyle Crick’s Season Ends After Altercation With Felipe Vazquez - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 10, 2019

The Breakout Season Of Pittsburgh Pirates Reliever Michael Feliz

While the season as a whole has been disappointing for the Pittsburgh Pirates and their bullpen, one reliever has enjoyed a breakout season When the Pittsburgh Pirates swung the Gerrit Cole trade with the Houston Astros in January 2018, one of the players they got in return was reliever Michael Feliz. After a strong start […] The Breakout Season Of Pittsburgh Pirates Reliever Michael Feliz - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 10, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: What’s Happened to Kyle Crick?

At the end of last season, Kyle Crick emerged as a strong late inning setup reliever for the Pirates. This season, however, Crick has lost all his dominance. Has Crick changed or have batters figured him out? In the offseason, the Pittsburgh Pirates looked forward to having one of the best late inning group of […] Pittsburgh Pirates: What’s Happened to Kyle Crick? - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 10, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Rally To Defeat San Francisco Giants In Series Opener

The Pittsburgh Pirates kicked off their penultimate road trip of their 2019 series on Monday night After a disappointing 2-4 home stand, the Pittsburgh Pirates returned to the road on Monday night. At Oracle Park in San Francisco the Pirates were playing the Giants while kicking off a four-game series, and a seven-game road trip. […] Pittsburgh Pirates Rally To Defeat San Francisco Giants In Series Opener - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More