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2017 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule (Last 10)
WIN
11 - 8
@Washington
Sun, Oct 01
WIN
4 - 1
@Washington
Sat, Sep 30
LOSE
6 - 1
@Washington
Fri, Sep 29
LOSE
5 - 4
@Washington
Thu, Sep 28
WIN
5 - 3
Baltimore
Wed, Sep 27
WIN
10 - 1
Baltimore
Tue, Sep 26
WIN
4 - 1
St. Louis
Sun, Sep 24
WIN
11 - 6
St. Louis
Sat, Sep 23
LOSE
4 - 3
St. Louis
Fri, Sep 22
WIN
6 - 4
Milwaukee
Wed, Sep 20
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Pittsburgh Baseball Headlines (Today)

Major League Baseball considering expansion, radical realignment
Published On: Tue, Oct 17
Tracy Ringolsby of Baseball America wrote yesterday about a growing consensus within baseball that expansion and realignment are inevitable. The likely expansion cities: Portland and Montreal. The ...
Major League Baseball should amend replay review for on/off base disputes
Published On: Fri, Oct 13
The Cubs won Thursdays NLDS Game 5 by a 9-8 score over the Nationals and were aided in part by replay review in the eighth inning, helping Wade Davis escape a jam. The Nationals had scored a run on...
John Jaso Likely To Retire, Live On Sailboat
Published On: Mon, Oct 02
John Jaso, the dreaded pirate-looking dude who plays for the Pirates, told reporters yesterday he is probably calling it a career now that the season is over and his contract is up. Better yet: Hes...
MLB names World Series MVP Award in Honor of Willie Mays
Published On: Fri, Sep 29
Major League Baseball just announced that it has renamed the World Series Most Valuable Player Award in honor of Willie Mays. Beginning with the 2017 World Series, the MVP of the Fall Classic will ...
MLB reacts to Wiz Khalifa miming joint puff before first pitch at Pirates game
Published On: Thu, Sep 28
Wiz Khalifa created quite the scene Wednesday during his ceremonial first pitch before the Pittsburgh Pirates-Baltimore Orioles tilt at PNC Park. Suffice to say, Major League Baseball didnt find th...
Major League Baseball wants you to look at a screen while youre at the ballpark
Published On: Mon, Sep 25
During the debate last week involving expanded netting at major league ballparks, the familiar refrain from the anti-netting crowd rung out:hey, netting wouldnt be necessary if you simply paid atte...
Major League Baseball claims it will redouble its efforts on expanded netting
Published On: Thu, Sep 21
Yesterday, during the Minnesota Twins-New York Yankees game at Yankee Stadium, a young girl was injured after a foul ball flew off the bat of Todd Frazier and into the stands along the third base l...
Top five Cy Young contenders in each league
Published On: Wed, Sep 20
Both the American and National League have clear contenders for their respective Cy Young Awards this season, but the outcome of each race is still murky as we head into the final weeks of the seas...
MLB league-wide single season home run record set to fall Tuesday
Published On: Mon, Sep 18
Giancarlo Stantons smacks, Aaron Judges jolts and all those dizzying long balls helped Major League Baseball move another poke closer to the inevitable.Nearly two decades after the height of the St...
NL MVP: Sorting out the crowded field won't be easy
Published On: Mon, Sep 18
If you happen to run into a baseball writer who has a 2017 NL MVP vote, give that person a hug. Theyll need it.Trying to sort out this years crowded NL MVP race is a nearly impossible task. As many...
Teams seeking Miguel Sano-like talent at age 13
Published On: Mon, Sep 18
The Twins, like most MLB teams, will send scouts to a showcase in the Caribbean this week for Venezuelan prospects, a chance to measure and evaluate players who will eventually sign contracts to pl...
A lot of things need to go right for the Pirates to contend in 2018
Published On: Mon, Sep 18
The Pirates have been eliminated from postseason contention, and not long ago they ensured a second-straight losing season. Given the recent baseball renaissance in Pittsburgh, that's a disappointi...
Major League Baseball: still flailing at front office diversity
Published On: Fri, Sep 15
Weve written many times about how Major League Baseball has a diversity problem in its front office and executive ranks. General managers are almost all youngish white dudes from Ivy League institu...
2018 will feature the earliest Opening Day in baseball history
Published On: Tue, Sep 12
Major League Baseball announced its master schedule for the 2018 season. Opening Day will be Thursday, March 29. Its the earliest Opening Day in baseball history, with the exception of special inte...
Pirates' rookie Josh Bell keeps mashing, but few seem to notice
Published On: Fri, Sep 08
Josh Bells choice of pregame attire Thursday got compliments from teammates and media members alike. His shirt was a Dave Parker classic: a form-fitting black T-shirt announcing, If you hear any no...
The Juan Nicasio saga continues: Phillies trade ex-Pirates reliever to Cardinals
Published On: Wed, Sep 06
Remember last week when the Pirates issued a press release explaining why they had let quality reliever Juan Nicasio go on irrevocable waivers? It was interesting because we pretty much never see s...
Cardinals Trade for Pitcher Nicasio
Published On: Wed, Sep 06
The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have acquired right-handed reliever Juan Nicasio (pronounced nih-KAH-see-oh) from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for minor league infielder...
Clint Hurdle agrees to four-year contract extension with Pirates
Published On: Mon, Sep 04
Clint Hurdle will return to manage the Pirates in 2018, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.Hurdle has agreed to a four-year contract extension, which replaces the 2018 club option...
Josh Harrison exits game after taking a 96 MPH fastball off his hand
Published On: Sun, Sep 03
Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison was removed from Saturdays game after taking a 96 MPH fastball to his left hand. The pitch, a wayward 0-2 ball from Reds right-hander Tyler Mahle, appeared to s...
Pirates place Harrison on DL with fractured finger
Published On: Sun, Sep 03
The Pirates put Josh Harrison on the 10-day disabled list Sunday because of a broken pinky in his left hand.The injury does not officially end his season, but in all likelihood he will not return. ...
Phillies claim veteran reliever Juan Nicasio from Pirates
Published On: Thu, Aug 31
The Phillies added a veteran reliever on Thursday, claiming right-hander Juan Nicasio off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.Nicasio, 31, has a 2.85 ERA with 60 strikeouts in 60 innings this seaso...
Pirates Place Juan Nicasio, Wade LeBlanc On Irrevocable Waivers
Published On: Wed, Aug 30
6:34pm: Southpaw Wade LeBlanc is also on irrevocable waivers, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tweets. LeBlanc is earning just $750K this year and can be controlled next year via ar...
Dominican Winter League team announces a contract for Jung Ho Kang; visa status unclear
Published On: Tue, Aug 29
The Twitter account for Aguilas Cibaenas, a team in the Dominican Winter League, announced a deal with Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang Tuesday.It is unclear if this means Kang has acquired a vi...
Polanco's '17 return TBD; 'Cisco' due back soon
Published On: Thu, Aug 24
Polanco was eligible to return Wednesday, but he is still in the early stages of his rehabilitation. Polanco took batting practice on the field early Wednesday afternoon, and he has been throwing. ...
Pirates' Kang to play winter ball in Dominican Republic
Published On: Thu, Aug 24
General manager Neal Huntington said the club is working on getting Kang (suspension) to travel to the Dominican Republic for winter ball following the 2017 season, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.Wi...