The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the signing of Senior Vice President and General Manager Neal Huntington to a three year contract extension through 2014 with a club option for 2015.
09/11/2011 - 16:32
Anibal Sanchez pitched a one-hitter and struckout 11 as Florida shutout the Pirates 3-0. Pirates lefty Jeff Locke took the loss in his major-league debut, allowing three runs and five hits in five innings.
09/10/2011 - 22:45
Andrew McCutchen hit two homers and drove in four runs, and Jason Jaramillo singled in Chase d'Arnaud with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Pirates beat Houston 5-4 to win consecutive series for the first time since July 19.
09/07/2011 - 22:30
Ryan Doumit homered and Brad Lincoln threw six innings, allowing two runs, but the Astros scored twice in the top of the ninth to blow open a close game and beat the Pirates 4-1 in a rain-filled game at PNC Park.
09/06/2011 - 23:02
The team to beat in 2011, according to Jerry DiPaola? The Philadelphia Eagles. "A strange combination of clever salary cap management and risk-taking (Michael Vick) vault the Eagles to the top of the NFL."
09/06/2011 - 22:55
Maholm, Correia transferred to 60-day DL
09/06/2011 - 22:40
Ryan Doumit had three hits, James McDonald pitched into the eighth inning and Derrek Lee homered as Pittsburgh beat the Houston Astros 3-1 on Monday.
09/05/2011 - 21:20
Neil Walker hit a two-run homer but it wasn't enough as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pirates 6-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
09/05/2011 - 00:20
Derrek Lee came off the disabled list and hit a go-ahead grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Saturday.
09/03/2011 - 19:37