Detroit's Prince Fielder out-gunned Toronto's Jose Bautista to win his second Home Run Derby on the eve of Major League Baseball's All-Star Game in Kansas City.
07/09/2012 - 23:02
Neil Walker tied a career high with five hits on the day while Andrew McCutchen blasted two, two-run home runs to lead the Pirates over the Giants, 13-2. A.J. Burnett earned his 10th win on the season, throwing six plus innings and only surrendering two runs.
07/08/2012 - 16:52
James McDonald allowed only one run on four hits while striking out 10 batters en route to a 3-1 victory for the Pirates over the San Francisco Giants. Neil Walker and Mike McKenry provided the offense for the Bucs, both with multiple hits on the afternoon.
07/07/2012 - 18:40
Despite another phenomenal night at the plate by Andrew McCutchen, who had three hits and drove in two runs, the Pirates fell to the San Francisco Giants, 6-5. Bucs' starter Erik Bedard gave up five runs in the fourth inning, and the Pirates could not overcome the deficit.
07/06/2012 - 22:28
Jeff Karstens threw eight scoreless innings and struck out eight batters en route to a 2-0 Pirates win.
07/05/2012 - 21:26
July means trade rumors. Losing teams look for the most return from their good players. Winning teams scour the market as their fans dream about the addition of an All-Star.
07/05/2012 - 17:33
Who was the only Pirates relief pitcher that did NOT appear in last July's 19-inning Jerry Meals debacle? Joe Beimel pitched. So did Chris Resop and Jose Veras. The correct answer... Joel Hanrahan.
07/05/2012 - 16:57
Owens, Marte leading the charge at Triple-A Indianapolis
07/05/2012 - 16:25
Outfielder suffered concussion in Astros series
07/05/2012 - 16:11
For the third straight day, the Pittsburgh Pirates found themselves behind the Houston Astros. For the third straight day, the Pirates came back to win. For the first time all year, the Pirates lead the National League Central all by themselves after a 6-4 victory.
07/04/2012 - 16:25