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Aug 19, 12 hours ago

Pirates Gameday 8/19: Cutch/Mercer return, Hurdle discusses Alvarez’s positioning

Pirates Gameday 8/19: Cutch/Mercer return, Hurdle discusses Alvarez’s positioning

Good afternoon from PNC Park where the Pirates (64-61) desperately need a victory over the Braves (65-60) to snap their current six-game losing skid. Francisco Liriano (3-9, 3.78 ERA) will look to play stopper against Aaron Harang (9-7, 3.51 ERA).
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Aug 18, 1 day ago

Cutch ready to return to action

Cutch ready to return to action

Andrew McCutchen completed what looks like the final step in his rehab as he successfully participated in live batting practice without any setbacks on Monday afternoon at PNC Park.
“I feel good, good to go,” said McCutchen. “It was basically a …

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Aug 18, 1 day ago

Braves get to Worley early in Pirates 7-3 defeat

Braves get to Worley early in Pirates 7-3 defeat

The Braves scored six times in the first inning off of Vance Worley as they cruised past the Pirates 7-3 on Monday night.
Worley experienced pitch issues at the start allowing lead-off back-to-back home runs from Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons. …

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Aug 18, 1 day ago

Pirates Gameday 8/18: Hurdle discusses staying the course

Pirates Gameday 8/18: Hurdle discusses staying the course

Good afternoon from PNC Park where the Pirates (64-60) look to break a five-game slump as they begin a three-game series against the Braves (64-60). Vance Worley (5-2, 2.51 ERA) will take the hill and oppose Ervin Santana (12-6, 3.66 …

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Aug 17, 3 days ago

Steelers win, Pirates choke podcast

Steelers win, Pirates choke podcast

Join in on the discussion LIVE for today’s abbreviated 30-minute show. Michael Waterloo and Jon Pennline will discuss any and every topic on the table, including the Pirates loss to the Nationals and the Steelers win over the Buffalo Bills.

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Aug 16, 3 days ago

Bullpen can’t hold Locke’s lead, Pirates lose 4-3

Bullpen can’t hold Locke’s lead, Pirates lose 4-3

Tony Watson had a rare bad inning and Justin Wilson allowed a walk-off double as the Pirates fell to the Nationals 4-3 on Saturday night.
Watson entered the eighth inning with the Pirates leading 3-0 after a strong 5 2/3 innings …

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