Gift Ngoepe, the first African-born Major League baseball player, suited up for the Pirates Wednesday night and earned a hit in his first big league at-bat, as the Pirates defeated the Chicago Cubs.
04/27/2017 - 00:05
The Pirates’ offense could not breakout of its slump, getting blanked by the Cubs in a 1-0 decision Tuesday.
04/25/2017 - 23:09
Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist combined for seven RBIs as the Cubs secured step one in avenging a three-game series sweep handed down by the Pirates just a week ago at Wrigley Field.
04/24/2017 - 23:15
While the Pirates opened the week being swept by the Cardinals, they managed to take two out of three from the New York Yankees over the weekend. A look back at the good and bad of a 2-4 week.
04/24/2017 - 17:20
The Pirates finished the week 2-4, dropping all three straight well-pitched games in St. Louis before bouncing back to take two-of-three against the Yankees at PNC Park.
04/23/2017 - 18:22
Ivan Nova's seven strong innings was the difference as the Pirates took the rubber match against the Yankees, winning 2-1.
04/23/2017 - 17:49
Pinch-hitter Chris Carter drilled a three-run homer in the eighth inning off reliever Felipe Rivero to lift the New York Yankees to an 11-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.
04/22/2017 - 19:58
Josh Bell and Jordy Mercer each homored as the Pirates used plenty of offense and superb bullpen help to handle the Yankees.
04/22/2017 - 00:17
Over the years, the pitcher win has been valued less and less. Chalk it alongside hockey’s +/- and a quarterback’s win-loss record as fairly worthless stats that are more team accomplishments than an individual’s.
04/22/2017 - 00:06
Lance Lynn pitched seven shutout innings, Kolten Wong homered and the St. Louis Cardinals stopped a three-game losing streak, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Monday night.
04/17/2017 - 21:59