Toregas recalled from Indy amid all the catcher injuries
06/09/2011 - 13:56
Hours before a mid-April game against the Detroit Tigers, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle recalled a story about his younger days, playing for manager Whitey Herzog.
06/09/2011 - 09:46
Four Pitt players, two from WPIAL selected on final day
06/09/2011 - 06:26
Andrew McCutchen ripped a walk-off homerun to left field to lead off the bottom of the 12th as the Pirates reached .500 with a 3-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks at PNC Park on Wednesday night
06/08/2011 - 23:23
Former Pirate drove in winning run in Game 7 of 1971 World Series win over Baltimore
06/08/2011 - 09:54
Local products Cory Mazzoni of Seneca Valley HS and NC State, and high school senior Justin Bianco of Peters Township, were drafted in the second and third rounds by the Mets and Diamondbacks respectively. Another former Seneca Valley player, Pitt catcher Kevan Smith, was drafted in the seventh round.
06/08/2011 - 00:17
Lyle Overbay hit a three-run double to cap a five-run eighth inning and the Pirates rallied for an 8-5 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. Jose Tabata had an RBI double and Josh Harrison an RBI single before Overbay's line drive to right-center with the bases loaded.
06/08/2011 - 00:14
Reliever Jose Asciano designated for assignment
06/07/2011 - 18:43
The Pirates picked Gerrit Cole, a hard-throwing right-handed pitcher from UCLA, with the first overall selection of the 2011 First Year Player Draft.
06/06/2011 - 19:59
There comes a time when every cellar-dwelling franchise eventually stops building for the future and focuses on the present. A time when the trade deadline represents an opportunity to improve your major league club in the current season, as opposed to sacrificing wins for prospect acquisitions with hopes of better times ahead.
06/06/2011 - 12:59