- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsAug 27 10:36 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates took on the deepest parts of Marlins Park on Thursday night, and won. Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1. Catcher Francisco Cervelli tripled and scored in the second inning for the Pirates, who took three out of four in the series.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsAug 28 08:35 PM
Gregory Polanco saw one of the fastest players in baseball standing at third and knew there was little margin for error. A month ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder might not have had a shot at throwing out Colorado's Jose Reyes. Polanco's throw easily beat Reyes to the plate to preserve a tie in the eighth and he added an insurance run after Josh Harrison put the Pirates in front in the ...
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsAug 27 08:38 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates faced a journeyman starter and a rookie to end their previous series against one of the NL's worst clubs, and that's exactly what they'll see in the first two games against another bottom feeder. Neither can look much worse than he did in his last outing for the Colorado Rockies. First up hoping to rebound is top prospect Jon Gray, who looked good in his only other road ...
- UPIAug 27 10:13 PM
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange MIAMI -- On a night in which the Pittsburgh Pirates got outstanding pitching from Gerrit Cole, Tony Watson and Mark Melancon, first baseman Pedro Alvarez made the biggest impression of all.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsAug 26 08:34 PM
After a week of pedestrian run totals, the Pittsburgh Pirates used an early offensive explosion to put themselves into position to win a fourth straight series. Gerrit Cole would certainly appreciate if those bats have a bit more left in them. Cole takes his sixth crack at what's become an elusive 15th victory Thursday night as he tries to help the visiting Pirates win three of four from the ...
- Fox SportsAug 27 07:23 PM
Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Thursday night.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsAug 25 09:12 PM
Major-league batting leader Dee Gordon beat out two infield hits Tuesday night, and the Pittsburgh Pirates couldn't throw him out at the other bases, either. Gordon tied a career high with four stolen bases and scored twice to help the Miami Marlins to a 5-2 victory. ''He's a threat,'' Pirates starter Charlie Morton (8-5) said.
- Sports IllustratedAug 26 08:41 PM
MIAMI (AP) Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in four runs to help the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night. Jeff Locke (7-8) pitched seven innings, allowing two runs and five hits for the Pirates, who have won four of five.
- Denver PostAug 28 07:44 PM
There is a reason why the Pirates keep hoisting the Jolly Roger.
- The Rock Hill HeraldAug 28 09:05 PM
The kid gloves are just about ready to come off Jon Gray. Good idea. At this point it's all the Colorado Rockies rookie pitcher can do to keep from tearing them apart. … Click to Continue »