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Finishing With A Winning Record Matters For These Pittsburgh Pirates

There are seven games remaining in the season for the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates, and they need to win just three of these games to clinch a winning season 1979 is the last time the Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series. Led by Willie Stargell, Dave Parker, and Bill Madlock, among others, manager Chuck Tanner led the […] Finishing With A Winning Record Matters For These Pittsburgh Pirates - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 23, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates News: Joe Musgrove Done for the Year

The Pittsburgh Pirates have played some of their best baseball of the season lately.  However, the team will lose one of their main pitchers. An observation was made during the Pittsburgh Pirates victory against the Milwaukee Brewers last night (9/22).  Starter Nick Kingham was seen in the dugout talking to Jameson Taillon and Joe Musgrove.  […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Joe Musgrove Done for the Year - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 22, 2018

Colin Moran And Pinch Hitting

One of the most difficult things to do in all of baseball is to pinch hit, but one Pittsburgh Pirates’ rookie has not been fazed by it Pinch hitting is one of the most difficult tasks in all of baseball. This is especially true for young hitters who are used to starting and not having […] Colin Moran And Pinch Hitting - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 21, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Kevin Newman Starting to Show Promise

Over the last month or so, the Pittsburgh Pirates have let their younger players get more playing time.  One is starting to take advantage of it. If there was one area that lacked in the Pittsburgh Pirates offense this season, it was the middle infield.  Josh Harrison has been hurt off and on all season, […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Kevin Newman Starting to Show Promise - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 20, 2018

Pirates News: Chad Kuhl Undergoes UCL Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that right-handed pitcher Chad Kuhl has undergone surgery for his UCL. Chad Kuhl last pitched for the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 26th against the New York Mets.  The right-hander lasted only four innings before being removed with right forearm tightness.  He went through a period of rest before undergoing surgery […] Pirates News: Chad Kuhl Undergoes UCL Surgery - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 20, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Should the Team Trade Cervelli?

The Pittsburgh Pirates are getting closer and closer to the offseason.  With that, the team will have plenty of roster moves to make, including the catcher. Francisco Cervelli has been one of the most solid contributors to the Pittsburgh Pirates this season.  He has done a great job of getting on-base, has had a lot […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Should the Team Trade Cervelli? - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 19, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Stay Hot, Sweep Kansas City Royals

The Pittsburgh Pirates have now won five games in a row overall, and eight in a row at PNC Park There are few teams in baseball hotter than the Pittsburgh Pirates right now. Following a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night, the team has now won five games in a row […] Pittsburgh Pirates Stay Hot, Sweep Kansas City Royals - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 18, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates Continue Strong September With Series Victory Over Kansas City

The Pittsburgh Pirates continued their strong month of September with a shutout victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night Some people will tell you that the month of September in Major League Baseball is glorified Spring Training. This sentiment is understandable. After all, teams that are out of postseason contention often find themselves using a […] Pittsburgh Pirates Continue Strong September With Series Victory Over Kansas City - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 18, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: 2019 Outlook for Kramer and Frazier

The Pittsburgh Pirates are fighting to finish the season with a winning record this year.  However, they will have a very interesting decision for 2019. If there is one player who raised his stock for the 2019 season it’s Adam Frazier.  The Pittsburgh Pirates took advantage of Josh Harrison having an injury and started to […] Pittsburgh Pirates: 2019 Outlook for Kramer and Frazier - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 18, 2018

Could Pablo Reyes Be The Pittsburgh Pirates Super Utility Man In 2019?

Could the Pittsburgh Pirates have found their new super utility man in the form of a 25-year-old September call-up? In Major League Baseball the month of September can be all about opportunity. With expanded rosters, September call-ups, and teams looking to get younger players reps opportunities are always presenting themselves. As we discussed on the site […] Could Pablo Reyes Be The Pittsburgh Pirates Super Utility Man In 2019? - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 17, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates News: Ray Searage To Undergo Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates will head into their next series without one of their main coaches.  The Bucs will be without their pitching coach over the next few days. The Pittsburgh Pirates are fresh off back-to-back wins against the Milwaukee Brewers.  It was a good series to watch as the Bucs continue to go out and fight […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Ray Searage To Undergo Surgery - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 17, 2018

Opportunity Is Knocking For Jordan Luplow

While injuries in sports are never good, they can create opportunities for other players. And a recent injury has created a big opportunity for a young Pittsburgh Pirates’ outfielder Last week, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced that right fielder Gregory Polanco will undergo shoulder surgery. This surgery will put Polanco on the shelf for 7 – […] Opportunity Is Knocking For Jordan Luplow - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 15, 2018

Starling Marte’s Breast Cancer Event

Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Starling Marte will be hosting a breast cancer event this offseason in his home country. Professional athletes get judged for what they do on the field, but it’s what they do off the field that can lead to major benefits and leave lasting communities.  It’s something that Chris Archer prides himself, […] Starling Marte’s Breast Cancer Event - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 15, 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates: Jason Martin Struggles at Triple-A

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired 4 players in the Gerrit Cole trade last winter.  One of them was a prospect who burst onto the scene at Double-A. Back when the Pittsburgh Pirates sent pitcher Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros they received 4 players back in the deal.  Of the 4 players, only 1 was considered […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Jason Martin Struggles at Triple-A - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 14, 2018

The Pittsburgh Pirates Need To Find At Bats For Kevin Kramer

The Pittsburgh Pirates need to get as many at bats as possible for one of their young infielders during the season’s final 18 games There are just 18 game remaining in the 2018 campaign for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Currently sitting at 72-73, the team is looking ahead to 2019 by getting at bats for younger […] The Pittsburgh Pirates Need To Find At Bats For Kevin Kramer - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More