Jay Bell left his position as Pirates hitting coach last week to become the Reds’ bench coach
Pittsburgh Pirate Andrew McCutcheon Rises From Humble Florida BeginningsTo NL MVP
Indians Francona and Pirates Hurdle Win Manager of the Year Award The Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) handed down their second major award of the offseason naming the Cleveland Indians Terry Francona as the American League Top Manager
With Byrd In Hand, Phillies Reportedly Turn Attention To Jays Bautista The Philadelphia Phillies struck first in MLBs hot stove season by inking outfielder Marlon Byrd to a 2-year/$16M dollar contract. The 36-year old Byrd hit .291/.336/.511 with an .847
The Pirates confirmed the move this morning.
Andrew McCutchen and the rest of the Pirates believe that they can play with anyone at anytime.
Wandy Rodriguez‘s decision may have been at least somewhat tough had he put together a healthy season, but after spending the final four months on the disabled list it was an easy call: He exercised a $13 million player
The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to tend pitcher A.J. Burnett a qualifying offer, reports Tom Singer of MLB.com
Adam Wainwright went all the way and the St. Louis Cardinals got two-run homers from David Freese and Matt Adams to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 on Wednesday night, advancing to the NL championship series. Wainwright scattered eight hits
The Pittsburgh Pirates weren't really sure if Gerrit Cole was ready when they called him up from the minor leagues.