Colin Moran hit a three-run home and had four RBIs to lead the Pirates to a 6-4 victory over the Padres on Sunday and a 7-4 road trip.
Who: Pirates (23-20) vs. Padres (23-23), When: 4:10 p.m. Where: Petco Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Josh Bell hit two home runs and drove in four runs Saturday night to lead the Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Padres.
Jordan Lyles had a career-high 12 strikeouts in seven innings and the Pirates beat the Padres 5-3 on Friday night.
Who: Pirates (22-20) vs. Padres (23-21), When: May 18, 8:40 p.m. Where: Petco Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Geoff Hartlieb., a 25-year-old right-hander, had his contract selected from Class AAA Indianapolis, his first promotion to the majors. He's with the team here.
Who: Pirates (21-20) vs. Padres (23-20), When: 10:10 p.m. Where: Petco Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Trevor Williams left the game with right side discomfort as the Pirates lost to the Padres 5-4 on Thursday night.
The Pirates will either start Steven Brault or use an opener for Saturday night's game against the Padres.
Chris Archer was tagged for seven runs in 3 2/3 innings in his return from the injured list and the Pirates were routed by the Diamondbacks 11-1 on Wednesday.
Who: Pirates (21-19) vs. Padres (22-20), When: 10:10 p.m. Where: Petco Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Pirates left fielder Corey Dickerson will begin long tossing this weekend as he recovers from a strained right shoulder.
Joe Musgrove allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings and Josh Bell homered twice in the Pirates' 6-2 victory over the Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
The Pirates have reinstated Chris Archer to the 25-man active roster and optioned Clay Holmes to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Who: Pirates (21-18) vs. Diamondbacks (23-20), When: 3:40 p.m. Where: Chase Field. TV: AT&T SportsNet
The Pirates are undecided on a starting pitcher for Saturday night's game against the Padres at San Diego.
Nick Kingham was tagged for seven runs and 10 hits in four innings Monday night as the Pirates lost to the Diamondbacks 9-3.
Who: Pirates (20-18) vs. Diamondbacks (23-19), When: 9:40 p.m. Where: Chase Field. TV: AT&T SportsNet
The Pirates placed their immensely struggling third baseman, Jung Ho Kang, on the 10-day injured list Monday,
Beat writer John Perrotto answers readers' questions about the Pirates and Major League Baseball