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- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJul 31 05:07 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates didn't enter the final 24 hours before the trade deadline looking for a starting pitcher. The state of A.J. Burnett's elbow quickly made them change their mind. The Pirates acquired veteran left-hander J.A. Happ from Seattle on Friday as a stopgap - and possibly more - after Burnett complained of elbow pain and was placed on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation ...
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJul 31 01:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates continue to have difficulty with the Cincinnati Reds, and the team they'll face Friday night won't look as different as some thought. The Reds stayed quiet on trade deadline day ahead of their attempt at a ninth win in 11 games against the Pirates, who made a notable move of their own Thursday. After winning five of six, Pittsburgh (59-42) was dominated in a 15-5 loss ...
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJul 30 05:25 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates made another move to upgrade their bullpen on Thursday night, acquiring right-hander Joakim Soria from the Detroit Tigers for a minor leaguer. The 31-year-old Soria was 3-1 with 23 saves and a 2.85 ERA in 43 appearances with Detroit this season. The deal was made a few hours after the Pirates got versatile reliever Joe Blanton from Kansas City for cash.
- FOX30 / CBS47 JacksonvilleJul 31 07:58 PM
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen hits a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Michael Lorenzen during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Cincinnati.
- CBS PittsburghJul 31 01:49 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates added depth to their starting rotation on Friday, acquiring J.A. Happ from Seattle in exchange for minor-league pitcher Adrian Sampson.
- Sports IllustratedJul 31 06:56 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed starting pitcher A.J. Burnett on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJul 29 07:07 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates have the best record in the majors since mid-May. Andrew McCutchen hit a home run and turned an RBI single into race around the bases while Minnesota made two errors in a five-run sixth inning, helping Francisco Liriano and the Pirates beat the Twins 10-4 Wednesday for a two-game sweep. After losing five of their first six games out of the All-Star break, the Pirates have...
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsJul 30 02:28 PM
Vance Worley was excited when he found out that former teammate Joe Blanton would be joining the Pittsburgh Pirates' bullpen. The Pirates designated Worley for assignment on Thursday to open a roster spot for Blanton, who will essentially move into his role. Pittsburgh acquired Blanton from Kansas City for $150,000 early Thursday.
- Fox SportsJul 31 02:24 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates added depth to their starting rotation on Friday, acquiring J.A. Happ from Seattle in exchange for minor-league pitcher Adrian Sampson.
- UPIJul 29 09:55 PM
By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange MINNEAPOLIS -- Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen played a starring role in a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins at Target Field on Wednesday.
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