- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJun 24 08:51 PM
For a change, the Pittsburgh Pirates got to celebrate Friday night. Matt Joyce homered and doubled among his three hits and Pittsburgh beat Los Angeles 8-6, ending the Dodgers' six-game winning streak and giving manager Clint Hurdle his 1,000th career victory. Hurdle is in his sixth season with the Pirates and also had an eight-year managerial stint with the Colorado Rockies from 2002-09.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJun 24 01:58 PM
Pirates right-hander Juan Nicasio was reinstated from the restricted list and moved to the bullpen as Pittsburgh made a number of roster moves prior to Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Pirates also selected the contract of infielder/outfielder Adam Frazier from Triple-A Indianapolis, optioned catcher Jacob Stallings to the same club and designated right-hander Jorge ...
- Major League BaseballJun 23 06:02 PM
The Pirates haven't endured a stretch this miserable since their resurgence in 2013, not since they fell from contending for a playoff spot to their 20th straight losing season in September 2012.
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- Rotoworld via Yahoo! SportsJun 23 11:49 PM
The Pirates are off to a rough start. Should they try to make the playoffs or start rebuilding? Jesse Pantuosco discusses in Friday's Dose.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJun 24 09:37 PM
It was a win, the Pittsburgh Pirates said, that could launch a turnaround. It's nice to get a win," Matt Joyce said Friday after an 8-6 series-opening win over Los Angeles. The Pirates snapped a three-game losing streak and are 7-20 since a five-game winning streak in May.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJun 22 09:42 PM
Jonathon Niese is pitching much like the Pittsburgh Pirates are playing this season. The left-handers 4.74 ERA in 14 starts would be one of the highest on some major league staffs, but it's actually the lowest among the Pirates' starters. Niese (6-4) will oppose Giants rookie right-hander Albert Suarez (2-1), who will be making his fourth major league start.
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- The Washington TimesJun 24 07:47 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) - For a change, the Pittsburgh Pirates got to celebrate Friday night. Matt Joyce homered and doubled among his three hits and Pittsburgh beat Los Angeles 8-6, ending the Dodgers' six-game winning streak and giving manager Clint Hurdle his 1,000th career victory. Hurdle is in his sixth season ...
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- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJun 23 03:01 PM
A makeshift lineup was more than enough for the San Francisco Giants. Joe Panik hit a bases-loaded triple, Mac Williamson launched a 446-foot home run and the Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Thursday for their 12th win in 14 games.
- CBS 2 Los AngelesJun 24 09:23 PM
Yasiel Puig homered for Los Angeles.
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteJun 24 09:30 PM
The prospects are arriving now, one after another. In a flurry of roster moves before Jameson Taillon’s start Friday night against the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Pirates promoted utility player Adam Frazier from Class AAA Indianapolis and reinstated right-hander Juan Nicasio from the restricted list.
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