Photographer Matt Sunday explores the details found in the game of baseball, from sweaty lips to a pregame bat kiss and everything between.
The Pirates and Cardinals are planning to move their Aug. 20 game, originally set for PNC Park, to Williamsport, Pa., a source told DKPittsburghSports.com Monday.
One can trace the Pirates' lefty lineage all the way back to 1958, a streak of six decades with at least one lefty in the rotation.
The NHL trade deadline is always on the mind this time of year, and I couldn’t resist taking another pass at The Trade that Started It All back in 1991.
Starling Marte took a pitch. Seriously, he watched it go right by. Didn't offer. Didn't even lean.
It's Grapefruit ball. It means next to nothing, but especially in the realm of results. Pitchers are trying stuff, hitters are behind or ahead, blah, blah, blah.
My first day at spring training, for years now, has come with a focus on what's new, what's changed, what might I have missed while covering other teams.
If Chad Kuhl can lay claim to that "inside track" he has on the fourth spot in the Pirates' rotation, it'll happen, because of work like Monday's.
Bob Nutting spoke the following when asked by reporters Monday morning in Bradenton, Fla. what the Pirates might have culled from their 2016 season.
His eyes pierce batters from between a low-stationed cap and a scowl. He breathes in and out, filling and emptying his cheeks rapidly before each pitch.
Photographer Matt Sunday shows some of the views of a nearly vacant Pirate City.
A few extras from my top 25 Pittsburgh athletes of all-time, beginning with what’s above, an eye-blurring gif of all 25, in order, made by our social media director, Taylor Haase....
It's the 25 greatest athletes to represent Pittsburgh in any sport, all-time, one long list.
There's getting damned by faint praise, and then there's being lavished left and right for simply doing your job.
There are official team payroll figures in Major League Baseball, meaning the amount that actually gets paid out, and there are figures that get projected on opening day.
More and more, in our ever-shrinking cyber-world, voices throughout the baseball community cry out about what constitutes a good Hall of Fame ballot and a bad one.
Trading Andrew McCutchen is very much a concept the Pirates should consider. But this current front office can't be trusted to do it for the right reason and, thus, with...