Chris Archer pitched a simulated game Friday afternoon at Busch Stadium and, by all accounts, his injured right thumb emerged unscathed.
The year is 2019. And people who follow baseball still express skepticism about the need to protect pitchers' arms.
The Pirates are happy regarding the success Tyler Glasnow is having in Tampa Bay. And Ray Searage believes he knows what is working.
It wasn't just that Montana DuRapau took a rare path to reach Major League Baseball, having been a 32nd-round draft pick in 2014 out of Bethune-Cookman.
The Pirates bullpen allowed seven runs in the final two innings as the Rangers rallied for a 9-6 victory Wednesday at PNC Park.
The Pirates will recall right-handed reliever Clay Holmes in time for Thursday night's game with the Cardinals at St. Louis.
Josh Bell hit a 472-foot home run into the Allegheny River in the fourth inning of Wednesday’s game with the Rangers at PNC Park, becoming the fourth player to reach...
Beat writer John Perrotto answers readers' questions about the Pirates and Major League Baseball
I hosted a full three-hour radio show today on 105.9 the X, filling in for Mark Madden, talking Pirates, Steelers and Penguins.
Wednesday, the Pirates placed relief pitcher Keone Kela on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation.
In this episode of Morning Java, brought to you by GetGo Cafe+Market, John Perrotto and I talk about last night’s game. And here, if you missed it, was the...
Gregory Polanco's first home run since undergoing shoulder surgery helped power the Pirates to a 5-4 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night.
The Pirates will select the contract of Triple-A Indianapolis' Montana DuRapau, a source tells DKPittsburghSports.com.
Pirates head athletic trainer Todd Tomczyk provided significant injury updates to Nick Burdi, Chris Archer and more today at PNC Park.
Through 31 games, third baseman Hunter Owen is leading Altoona in home runs (7), runs batted in (36), on-base percentage (.352) and batting average (.287).
Last July's deal to acquire Chris Archer was so bold, so out of character for the Pirates, you could be forgiven for thinking that Jim Rutherford had sneaked into PNC Park.
DK hosted a full three-hour radio show today on 105.9 the X, filling in for Mark Madden.
In this episode of Morning Java, brought to you by GetGo Cafe+Market, John Perrotto and I talk baseball.
I'll put forth 10 bullet-point questions below, on an array of topics, and your job is to tackle one -- just one! -- and address it in comments below.