- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsSep 02 10:27 PM
Francisco Liriano carries his unbeaten streak into a place he and the Pittsburgh Pirates have been beaten badly in the last decade. Liriano hopes his current roll offsets his team's struggles at Miller Park in the series finale against the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night. The Pirates (79-52) have won each of Liriano's last 11 starts but have dropped three straight, including the first two of...
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsSep 02 04:31 PM
Getting traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates in the middle of a pennant race hasn't changed third baseman Aramis Ramirez's mind about retirement. Ramirez reiterated on Wednesday that he's ending his 18-year career after this season. Milwaukee sent Ramirez to the Pirates on July 23 for minor league pitcher Yhonathan Barrios.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsSep 02 09:38 PM
Jonathan Lucroy is finally getting locked in at the plate. It took a while for the Milwaukee Brewers catcher after he was sidelined for more than a month earlier this season with a broken toe. Lucroy drove in three runs and extended his hitting streak to a career high-tying 10 games as Milwaukee beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the fifth straight time, 9-4 on Wednesday night.
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteSep 02 08:32 PM
MILWAUKEE — Twice, Jeff Locke could have avoided further trouble. Two outs in the fourth inning, one pitch away from escaping without allowing a run. He failed to put away both situations, leading to an early exit and another game lost.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsSep 02 03:24 PM
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates have selected the contract Pedro Florimon from the minors, bringing the infielder back for another tour in the big leagues this season.
- Fox SportsSep 02 07:33 AM
Jeff Locke looks to help the Pirates avoid their first three-game losing streak in more than six weeks, while Zach Davies hopes to shine in his major league debut for the Brewers on Wednesday night at Miller Park.
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteSep 02 05:48 AM
In Milwaukee, the Pirates sent out their ace in search of a much-needed win against the Brewers Tuesday night, a team that was 18 games under .500. In St. Louis, the Cardinals sent out a minor-league call-up with a 5.20 ERA in Class AAA to face the Washington Nationals.
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteSep 01 01:47 PM
MILWAUKEE — The Pirates promoted five players from Class AAA Indianapolis to the majors when rosters expanded today, including catcher Elias Diaz and outfielder Travis Snider.
- ABC NewsSep 02 08:46 PM
Lucroy drives in 3 runs, Lind homers as Brewers beat Pirates for 5th straight time, 9-4
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteSep 01 12:49 PM
Stephen J. Nesbitt: Thanks for stopping by today's Pirates chat. It's Sept. 1, and the start of a big, big week for the Pirates. At 79-50, they're still 5 games back of the St. Louis Cardinals and 5.5 up on the Chicago Cubs. Today, the Pirates open a nine-game road swing through the National League Central division, going to Milwaukee, St. Louis and Cincinnati. With that in mind, let's chat!
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