Pittsburgh Baseball Headlines (Today)
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Benches clear in Pittsburgh after Arrieta gets hit
Published On: Thu, Oct 08
The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn't get to Jake Arrieta over six innings in the National League wild-card game, so they took a different approach.With the Pirates trailing 4-0 in the top of the seventh...
Picking a Pirates lineup for wild-card game not easy
Published On: Tue, Oct 06
Im blaming a cellphone malfunction. That has to be why I didnt receive Clint Hurdles call asking for my lineup advice for the National League wild-card game Wednesday night against the Chicago Cubs...
NL Central becomes 1st division with top 3 records
Published On: Mon, Oct 05
To say the National League Central was a pillar of strength this season is a huge understatement.The Central is the first division to feature the top three records in baseball since divisional play...
Reds top Pirates, end 13-game losing skid
Published On: Sun, Oct 04
Joey Votto's streak of reaching base came to an end on Saturday, but after the game he was smiling, because the Reds won.Votto's streak ended at 48 games, but so too did the Reds' 13-game losing st...
Piscotty hurt as Cards beat Pirates
Published On: Tue, Sep 29
Throughout this season, the defiant Cardinals built the best record in baseball and strong-armed control of baseballs best division despite being persistently tested and challenged by injury.On Mon...
McCutchen says the dreads are gone forever
Published On: Sun, Sep 27
Jordy Mercer found out the same way most did. He checked Twitter one morning during spring training and saw a grainy, black-and-white video in which Andrew McCutchen told the viewer, Theres a secre...
Pirates 3B Aramis Ramirez held out of Wednesday's lineup
Published On: Wed, Sep 23
Pirates third baseman Aramis Ramirez (groin) is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Rockies.Ramirez may have injured himself while running out a triple during yesterday's game, so it's not surp...
Pirates break losing streak, take down Kershaw in L.A.
Published On: Sun, Sep 20
Mark Melancon pumped his fist and roared as a Dodger Stadium crowd of 49,441 went silent late Saturday night. Melancon had pitched a perfect ninth inning to close a 3-2 Pirates win and secure his 4...
Mark Melancon earns franchise-record 47th save
Published On: Sun, Sep 20
Congratulations are in order for Pirates closer Mark Melancon, who nailed down his 47th save of the season in Saturdays 3-2 win at Dodger Stadium to take over the franchise record for most converte...
Cubs cut down Pirates lead
Published On: Fri, Sep 18
The Cubs were entitled to a little fist-bumping and chest-thumping after Thursday's 9-6 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.After all, they took three of four games from the Pirates and closed to w...