Josh Bell, the Pirates' breakout star in the first half, has struggled since the All-Star break, going 4 for 29 with no home runs.
On the latest episode of our news partner WPXI-TV’s ‘Subway Final Word’ Sunday night, I was joined on panel by Dale Lolley and John Steigerwald. The host: Alby Oxenreiter.
Kevin Newman's odd sacrifice bunt -- not his call -- cost the Pirates a 2-1, 11-inning loss to the Phillies Sunday at PNC Park.
What to expect at our fifth anniversary celebration: Tuesday, July 23, 6 p.m., at Highmark Stadium.
Good morning! Our Fifth Anniversary Celebration is tomorrow! To be super-specific, it’s Tuesday, July 23 at our Highmark Stadium offices, starting at 6 p.m. It’s free to attend, and it’ll be an...
Neal Huntington wouldn't come close to committing whether the Pirates will be buyers or sellers at Major League Baseball's July 31 trade deadline.
Who: Pirates (46-51) vs. Phillies (51-48), When: 1:35 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Time to clear the air. I’ve held back too much too long and allowed too many others — Twitter trolls, former employees, local media — try to define who we...
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The Pirates value Starling Marte. And yeah, everyone involved gets just as exasperated by his lapses as the rest of us, but that's not how they measure him. It just...
Chris Archer had a quality start on the mound and an unprecedented day at the plate, delivering two hits and a pivotal run in the Pirates' victory over the Cardinals.
Just made my weekly hit on 105.9 the X with Mark Madden. We talked about Antonio Brown's latest press release, Evgeni Malkin, and more.
Who: Pirates (45-49) vs. Cardinals (47-46). When: 1:15 p.m. Where: Busch Stadium. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Gregory Polanco's rehabilitation stint has been ended with Class AAA Indianapolis because of new pain in his surgically repaired left shoulder.
These Pirates have looked lousy since the All-Star break. They’ve even looked lethargic, for the first time all summer. They haven’t quit.
Starling Marte was given first base on an apparent hit by pitch by Bruce Dreckman, but he declined to take it, insisting he wasn't hit.
Starling Marte didn't hustle to first on a grounder Monday, and Clint Hurdle let him have it. Both men addressed that Tuesday.
There are few professional relationships I've valued over the years more than the one with Francisco Cervelli. I'm delighted to share it's very much intact.
Who: Pirates (44-49) vs. Cardinals (47-45). When: 8:15 p.m. Where: Busch Stadium. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Corey Dickerson's two pivotal muffs in left field cost the Pirates in a 7-0 loss to the Cardinals Monday night at Busch Stadium.
In a new Morning Java, brought to you by GetGo Cafe+Market, Chris Carter and I go over all the reasons to watch Devin Bush.
Who: Pirates (44-48) vs. Cardinals (46-45). When: 8:15 p.m. Where: Busch Stadium. TV: AT&T SportsNet
On the latest episode of our news partner WPXI-TV’s ‘Subway Final Word’ Sunday night, I was joined on panel by John Steigerwald and Mark Madden. The host: Alby Oxenreiter.
Good morning! It’s the weekend, so there’s Site Stuff. We’ve also got a special Sunday’s Best from Matt Sunday on the occasion of his third anniversary with the site. One...
In a life of sports journalism, I've never once been accused of misquoting anyone. Or using something that was off the record.
Five days later, the Pirates' Francisco Cervelli has reversed course: He does hope to catch again, provided he can overcome his concussion issues.