Tag: Pittsburgh Pirates

WATCH: Derek Dietrich continues to own Pirates with three home run game

Derek Dietrich is having a tremendous season for the Cincinnati Reds. Against Pittsburgh Pirates pitching, he's been especially dangerous. That continued...
Josh Bell

WATCH: Josh Bell launches home run into Allegheny River on the fly, for the...

Josh Bell got a hold of Jon Gray changeup and launched it into orbit Wednesday night as the Colorado Rockies visited the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Players say Yankees, Dodgers have MLB’s best uniforms

A poll of current players was conducted by MLB.com recently focusing on which team boasts the game’s best uniform. In what...

WATCH: Pirates bring Super Mario to life during in-game promotion

If you've ever wanted to be in a real life version of Super Mario, you might have a chance, courtesy of the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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Pirates place SP Jameson Taillon on IL with flexor strain

As the Pittsburgh Pirates slip further down the standings, things might be getting even worse for the club for the foreseeable future.

MLB winners and losers from April

While the 2019 MLB season is still in its early stages, a lot has unfolded over its opening month. Essentially everything...

WATCH: Pirates’ J.B. Shuck robs home run with sensational web gem

In ancient times, pirates would roam the seas and rob people of their valuables and dreams. Now the Pittsburgh Pirates roam the outfield at PNC...

Ranking top-10 MLB second-generation stars

MLB history is filled with tremendous second-generation stars. We’ve seen the likes of Barry Bonds and Ken Griffey Jr. follow their All-Star fathers to stardom....
Starling Marte

Pirates place Starling Marte on IL with abdominal wall contusion

Following a scary collision in the outfield during Friday's game, Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star outfielder Starling Marte is now headed to the 10-day injured list with...

Victim of alleged assault calls for Pirates to release player

Earlier this week, MLB announced that it has suspended Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop prospect Ji-Hwan Bae 30 games for an alleged assault that took place in...

MLB must toughen stance against pitchers who throw at batters

It happened again. Two weeks following a similar situation, baseball saw a starting pitcher take revenge into his own hands on Wednesday. Now with the...

MLB got it wrong with Chris Archer, Yasiel Puig suspensions

MLB issued suspensions to Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Chris Archer, Cincinnati Reds outfielder Yasiel Puig, and Reds manager David Bell on Tuesday.

Chris Archer blames pine tar spot on throwback jersey

During Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Chris Archer appeared to have a dot of pine tar on his waistline. He was...

Tucker Barnhart has hilarious takeaway from Reds-Pirates brawl

The Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates got into a massive brawl on Sunday after Pirates starting pitcher Chris Archer threw a pitch behind Reds first...

Predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The favorites definitely reigned strong during the 2018 MLB season. But it was a good year for the underdogs, too, with teams like the Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland...

Pirates catcher Elias Díaz could start season on IL with ‘undisclosed virus’

Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Díaz is being shut down from all baseball activities while he fights an "undisclosed virus." Nubyjas Wilborn of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Wednesday morning that Díaz...

Garth Brooks opens up about Roberto Clemente inspiring his love for baseball

Country music legend Garth Brooks spent time in spring training with the Pittsburgh Pirates. On Tuesday, he shared a story about Roberto Clemente and when his connection...

Garth Brooks to work out with Pirates in spring training

Country music legend Garth Brooks has landed an MLB gig -- some spring training fun with the Pittsburgh Pirates -- before Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. https://twitter.com/Pirates/status/1094973754986426369 John Perrotto...

10 MLB teams ready to make the leap

Entering the 2018 MLB season, there didn't seem to be much mystery about who would claim the postseason spots. Then, the season happened. When it was over,...

Minor League team announces awesome ‘Seinfeld’ related promo

Fans of the 1990s sitcom, "Seinfeld," should really think about being in Altoona, Pennsylvania at the end of July. On July 27, the Altoona Curve, the Double-A affiliate...
Mar 17, 2017; Fort Myers, FL, USA; A view of the Grapefruit League logo on official Rawlings baseball at JetBlue Park. The Astros won 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports, Khalil Lee

Former MLB players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo killed in car accident

Tragedy has struck the baseball world again. Former Los Angeles Angels infielder Luis Valbuena and former Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Jose Castillo were killed in a car...

Each team’s top takeaway from the 2018 MLB season

Every MLB team has one thing in common. They all learned something from the 2018 season. Some of the takeaways were good while some were bad, but...

LOOK: Virtually nobody at PNC Park for Royals-Pirates game

Those attending Monday's game between the Kansas City Royals and Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park will have plenty of room to stretch out. As the game was starting,...

2018 Pirates have chance to be historically mediocre

Through the first five months of the 2018 MLB season, the Pittsburgh Pirates have been decidedly mediocre. That's generally not a desired label in sports. The good...