Cole Tucker hit a two-run homer in his major-league debut and the Pirates beat the Giants 3-1 on Saturday in a game shortened to five innings because of rain.
The Pirates recalled shortstop Cole Tucker and outfielder Bryan Reynolds from Triple-A Indianapolis before Saturday's game against the Giants and inserted them in the starting lineup.
Harding "Pete" Peterson, general manager when the Pirates won their last World Series title in 1979, has died at 89.
Colin Moran's RBI single in the 10th gave the Pirates a 3-2 win over the Tigers in their sixth extra-inning game of the season.
Pirates shortstop prospect Ji-Hwan Bae has been suspended 30 days without pay, effective tomorrow, for violating the Minor League Baseball player domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse policy.
Starling Marte's two-run home run in the top of the 10th inning lifted the Pirates to a 5-3 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.
The Pirates activated Kyle Crick from the 10-day injured list this morning, optioned Kevin Kramer to Triple-A Indianapolis and activated Dovydas Neverauskas from the IL and optioned him to Indy.
Despite signing a minor league contract, Melky Cabrera playing a lot, and well, early for the Pirates.
Joe Musgrove allowed two unearned runs in 6 1/3 innings but the Pirates lost to the Cubs 2-0 on Thursday night.
The Pirates placed Kevin Newman on the disabled list with a lacerated right middle finger Thursday and recalled Kevin Kramer from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Jordan Lyles matched a career high with 10 strikeouts and allowed one run in six innings as the Pirates beat the Cubs 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Chris Archer has been suspended five games by Major League Baseball for his part in Sunday’s benches-clearing incident with the Reds at PNC Park.
Rookie shortstop Kevin Newman made three errors in the second inning that led to six unearned runs as the Pirates lost to the Cubs 10-0.
Kevin Newman doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning as the Pirates beat the Reds 6-5 on Saturday.
Pirates right fielder Gregory Polanco will begin a rehab assignment with high-A Bradenton on Sunday as he recovers from left shoulder surgery.
Joe Musgrove and two relievers combined on a three-hit shutout as the Pirates beat the Reds 2-0 on Friday night.
Kyle Crick was placed on the 10-day disabled list with right triceps tightness by the Pirates and outfielder Jason Martin was recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Jordan Lyles and three Pirates relievers combined on a six-hit shutout in a 2-0 victory over the Reds on Thursday night.