12:11 AM EDT, Tue March 20, 2018
Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers' Michael Fulmer on track to start second game of season

Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire it is a "real safe assumption" that Michael Fulmer will start on March 31 vs. the PIttsburgh Pirates at Comerica Park.        

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mike Tomlin was in the house to watch the Pirates beat the Tigers, 8-3

BRADENTON, Fla. — Steelers coach Mike Tomlin and general manager Kevin Colbert made spring training cameos on Thursday, and the Pirates did not disappoint their football brethren, beating the Detroit Tigers, 8-3, at LECOM Park.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ivan Nova thought he was in trouble. Then he was named the Pirates opening-day starter.

BRADENTON, Fla. — Ivan Nova thought he’d messed up. Pitching coach Ray Searage pulled him into an office, where manager Clint Hurdle and GM Neal Huntington waited, and that is rarely a good sign.

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Pirates' Tyler Glasnow struggles mightily against Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Clint Hurdle had no shortage of words to describe Tyler Glasnow's latest pitching performance, but 'frustrating' isn't one the Pirates manager chose. ...

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Pirates notebook: Clint Hurdle calls Joe Torre's visit 'very informative'

BRADENTON, Fla. — MLB Chief Baseball Officer Joe Torre had what Pirates manager Clint Hurdle called a 'very informative' visit Monday to discuss discipline and ...