Joe Musgrove nearly collected his first hit of the year in the Pirates' 4-1 win over the Giants. The unusual part? He wasn't the Pirates' pitcher.
The Pirates sit atop the NL Central with a 10-6 record — but Jameson Taillon and Clint Hurdle are quick to put that in perspective.
Who: Pirates (11-6) vs. Giants (8-12). When: 4:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: Fox Sports 1
Harding "Pete" Peterson, general manager when the Pirates won their last World Series title in 1979, has died at 89.
Who: Pirates (10-6) vs. Giants (8-11). When: 7:05 p.m. Where: PNC Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Colin Moran's RBI single in the 10th gave the Pirates a 3-2 win over the Tigers in their sixth extra-inning game of the season.
Pirates shortstop prospect Ji-Hwan Bae has been suspended 30 days without pay, effective tomorrow, for violating the Minor League Baseball player domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse policy.
Starling Marte's two-run home run in the top of the 10th inning lifted the Pirates to a 5-3 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.
Who: Pirates (9-6) vs. Tigers (8-8). When: 6:40 p.m. Where: Comerica Park. TV: AT&T SportsNet
The Pirates activated Kyle Crick from the 10-day injured list this morning, optioned Kevin Kramer to Triple-A Indianapolis and activated Dovydas Neverauskas from the IL and optioned him to Indy.
Beat writer John Perrotto answers readers' questions about the Pirates and baseball in general.
A brief look at the prospect charts, and Cam Vieaux is nowhere to be found. A brief look at the pitching statistics for the Altoona Curve, and the result is much different.
Who: Pirates (8-6) vs. Tigers (8-7). When: 6:40 p.m. Where: Comerica Park. TV: MLB Network
Working a two-inning appearance, Pirates' closer Felipe Vazquez works out of a ninth-inning jam to finish of the Nationals.
Will Craig is focused on becoming the complete player at the plate the Pirates envisioned him to be when they drafted him in the first round of the MLB Draft...