UnitedHealthcare Health insurance that includes all Western PA hospitals
Thursday February 22 2018
Leave this field empty.
Lefty Justin Wilson sent to New York in exchange for catcher Francisco Cervelli

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees in exchange for left-handed pitcher Justin Wilson.

11/12/2014 - 22:00
PSR Staff
The Pirates top prospects are in the Arizona Fall League sharpening their skills. But that group of youngsters won't necessarily be the next to join the big club.

Top Overall Pitching Prospect: Tyler Glasnow - The Pirates have several pitchers in their organization that would be either team’s top pitching prospects, including Nick Kingham an

10/30/2014 - 14:08
Alex Stumpf
Madison Bumgarner capped one of the most dominant pitching performances in World Series history with five scoreless innings to lead the Giants over the Royals 3-2 in Game 7, capturing the 2014 series crown for San Francisco.

From their Wild Card game in Pittsburgh to the ninth inning of Game Seven of the World Series, the San Francisco Giants relied on Madison Bumgarner.

10/29/2014 - 22:49
Alex Stumpf
Heading into the 2014 season, the Pirates hoped pitching prospect Jameson Taillon would follow the same path as Gerrit Cole, who jumped to the majors in mid-June the previous season after starting 2013 with Class AAA Indianapolis.

Tommy John surgery on Taillon’s right elbow in April quashed that hope, and he was projected to miss 12-18 months immediately following his surgery.

10/28/2014 - 01:24
Mike Tony
Major League Baseball will hand out their 2014 awards soon enough, but PSR has already done it.

AL MVP: Mike Trout, Angels

10/28/2014 - 01:16
Alex Stumpf
Hunter Pence had 3 hits and 3 RBI and Pablo Sandoval added a pair of RBI as the Giants evened the World Series with an 11-4 win over the Royals in Game 4 on Saturday night.

After being shut down by Kansas City’s bullpen in a close game 3 loss, the San Francisco Giants got over 6 innings worth of quality relief from their ‘pen and finally hit the Royals’ relievers, coa

10/25/2014 - 23:01
Alex Stumpf
Jeremy Guthrie outpitched Tim Hudson, four Royals relievers combined on four hitless innings and Kansas City beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night for a 2-1 lead in the Fall Classic.

Another solid bullpen performance and just enough timely hitting continues to be a quality formula for the Kansas City Royals, as they hung on to beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 to take a 2-1 ser

10/24/2014 - 23:16
Alex Stumpf
Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first inning and Madison Bumgarner allowed one run over seven innings as the Giants beat the Royals 7-1 in Game 1 of the World Series in Kansas City.

In the first game of a series billed as “dynasty vs. destiny,” the San Francisco Giants torched the Kansas City Royals 7-1.

10/21/2014 - 22:16
Alex Stumpf
The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn’t solve San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner and Brandon Crawford hit a grand slam in the fourth to propel the Giants to a 8-0 victory that ended the Pirates’ season. San Francisco moves on to the National League Division Series to play the Washington Nationals.

“There’s certainly some disappointment,” Pirates second baseman Neil Walker said. “We got outplayed tonight.”

10/02/2014 - 00:02
Nate Barnes
Okay. Here goes the 999,999th column/story written about Derek Sanderson Jeter this week.

Yes, Derek Jeter received so much praise from everyone not named Keith Olbermann, as he wrapped up his 20th season playing for the New York Yankees. 

10/01/2014 - 10:03
John Krysinsky
We miss what we never had. In 2013-15, the sample cart finally swung around the Pittsburgh Pirates fanbase, and it sprinkled on the palate what these devoted enthusiasts have been missing out on since the early ‘90s: glory.
Feature OneNorth Shore NotesPress RoomTop Story
There are idioms out there that can seamlessly describe a situation. For Kevin Stallings, saying that the deck is stacked against him would not be potent enough.
Feature TwoOn CampusPress RoomTop Story
Jacksonville, thanks to a high-powered offensive attack, raced out to a 21-0 advantage in the first half, never losing the lead in its 45-42 win over the Steelers at Heinz Field Sunday in the AFC Divisional playoff matchup.
Feature ThreePress RoomPure SteelTop Story
The Cole Train has left the station. After an offseason of speculation and trade rumors, the Pirates finally traded their ace to the Houston Astros Saturday night, receiving right-handers Joe Musgrove and Michael Feliz, third baseman Colin Moran and outfielder Jason Martin in return.
Feature FourNorth Shore NotesPress RoomTop Story
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 1 PSR VideoSteelers TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 2PSR VideoPirates TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 3College Sports TV Channel
Josh Bell had not hit a walk-off home run since he was a member of the Altoona Curve in 2015. He changed that Friday with a soaring shot for the left field loonies.
Custom 1North Shore Notes
Francisco Cervelli is as passionate about the current state of Venezuela as anybody you'll find. Last month, the Pirates' catcher spoke passionately about the movement, his country's state of affairs and the future of Venezuela.
Custom 2North Shore NotesPress Room
Gustav Nyquist and Jimmy Howard led the way for the Red Wings, who landed Pittsburgh its fourth straight regulation loss.
Blue LineCustom 3Press Room
Monday night was more than a game. For Jameson Taillon, it was another heave in an ongoing push to liberation from a disease that can break down the toughest of men.
Custom 4North Shore NotesPress Room