We can legitimately ask a question that would have seemed absurd even a few months ago: Right now, is Steven Brault the Pirates’ best starting pitcher?
The Pittsburgh Pirates' auditions for the 2020 season are underway. Let's handicap the races by looking at what each player must do and avoid.
Who: Pirates (52-73) vs. Nationals (68-57). When: 7:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Who: Pirates (51-73) vs. Nationals (68-56). When: 7:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Brett Pope’s slow start at Altoona didn’t last and now he’s one of the Curve’s most consistent hitters.
Chad Kuhl showed up Monday in PNC Park's home clubhouse and, to borrow his own words when he saw that I spotted him, "It's like seeing a ghost, huh?"
Who: Pirates (51-72) vs. Nationals (67-56). When: 7:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
The Pirates lost to the Cubs Sunday in the Little League Classic — but the game itself took a back seat to the spectacle of it all.
Bryan Reynolds might have skipped crawling and gone straight to walking. He is an on-base machine. And here's how he does it.
Even if some MLB organizations don’t pay attention to prospect rankings, fans like to link a number to a stat line and then watch their progression from draft day to...
Who: Pirates (51-70) vs. Chicago Cubs (64-58). When: 7:10 p.m. Where: BB&T Ballpark. TV: ESPN
Steven Brault pitched better than ever at the MLB level — and the Pirates still lost, 2-0, to the Cubs at PNC Park Saturday. Full details.
Who: Pirates (51-70) vs. Chicago Cubs (64-58). When: 1:35 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet, ABC 7 (Chicago)
Felipe Vazquez blew the save, but the Pirates' rookies picked him up in the ninth, roaring back for a dramatic walkoff victory.
Jung Ho Kang is working out with the Brewers' Triple-A affiliate with the hopes of earning a contract.
The Pirates have recalled shortstop Cole Tucker from Triple-A Indianapolis — and he's somehow even more bubbly and excited this time around.
Pirates outfielder Bryan Reynolds is playing more baseball than he ever has in his life. So is he worried about his conditioning? Uhh ... no.
Who: Pirates (50-70) vs. Cubs (64-57). When: 7:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon is 'driven' after undergoing his second Tommy John surgery, and fellow athletes are taking notice.
Who: Pirates (50-69) vs. Angels (58-63). When: 8:07 p.m. Eastern. Where: Angel Stadium. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon underwent his second Tommy John surgery Tuesday in New York.
Chris Stratton has proven to be a valuable pickup for the Pittsburgh Pirates, and he's gotten there by embracing spin rate.
Who: Pirates (49-69) vs. Angels (58-62). When: 10:07 p.m. Eastern. Where: Angel Stadium. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Extraordinary height and an impressive skill set make Oneil Cruz an attention-getting prospect in the Pirates' system.
The Pittsburgh Pirates offense has been stilted since the All Star Break. Here are the facts and figures that show just how low it has sunk.