Starling Marte went 3-for-3, including a home run, but Edinson Volquez allowed four homers and the Yankees beat the Pirates 7-1 at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
05/17/2014 - 21:59
Mark Melancon allowed back-to-back walks and the Brewers Khris Davis knocked in a pair of runs in the bottom of the ninth, leading the Brewers to a 4-3 win over the Pirates at Miller Park on Thursday.
05/15/2014 - 16:22
Chris Stewart knocked in the game-winner in the ninth, Starling Marte added a pair of insurance runs and Francisco Liriano pitched six solid innings as the Pirates beat the Brewers 4-1
05/14/2014 - 23:35
The Pirates Double-A affiliate Altoona Curve boast a trio of high-level prospects in pitcher Nick Kingham and infielders Stetson Allie and Alen Hanson. All three are making steady progress and could see time in Triple-A before season's end.
05/12/2014 - 15:32
Tyler Glasnow, 20, entered this season rated as the third-best prospect in the Pirates’ organization. The 6-7 right-hander was drafted by the Pirates in the fifth round in 2011 out of Hart High School in Santa Clarita, California, and made steady progress through the system.
05/12/2014 - 15:01
The St. Louis Cardinals took a four-run lead in the first inning which the Pittsburgh Pirates could not overcome despite repeated attempts at a comeback. As the Pirates played their first-ever Sunday Night Baseball game at PNC Park, their four-game winning streak ended with a 6-5 loss in a game they never led.
05/12/2014 - 00:43
Edinson Volquez ran into trouble in the second inning, when the St. Louis Cardinals tacked three runs on the scoreboard for an early lead. From there, the Pirates needed a total team effort to surmount the three run deficit to notch a 4-3 victory against their opponent.
05/11/2014 - 00:25
Michael Wacha tormented the Pittsburgh Pirates late last season, but behind a 3-for-4 day by Neil Walker the Pirates were able to chase him after five innings and open their three-game weekend series against St. Louis with a 6-4 victory.
05/09/2014 - 23:39
Travis Snider drove in a pair of runs and Gerrit Cole pitched 8 strong innings as the Pirates won their second straight series, beating the Giants 4-3 at PNC Park on Wednesday afternoon.
05/07/2014 - 15:39
Starling Marte’s triple turned into a 9th inning walk-off game-winner, thanks to video review, leading the Pirates over the Giants 2-1 Tuesday night at PNC Park.
05/07/2014 - 08:31