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Pittsburgh Pirates starter Ryan Vogelsong was carted off the field after getting struck in the head by a pitch in the second inning of a 6-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday.
Pirates see small rise in rankings
The advanced statistics aren't kind to Pittsburgh's pitching and defense, but its offense ranks fourth in baseball in OPS (.785). Our voters have the Bucs up a spot in the rankings. Week 7 Power Rankings
Ross Ohlendorf, who was fined and suspended three games for throwing at Pittsburgh's David Freese May 11, won his appeal, a source told ESPN's Jerry Crasnick.
Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong was taken to a hospital after being hit by a pitch from the Rockies' Jordan Lyles.
Hurdle seeking info on collisions at home
Following Saturday's unsuccessful challenge on Rockies catcher Tony Wolters' block at home plate that prevented Jung Ho Kang from scoring, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle has made some calls seeking information. “I'm looking for somebody that's been in a dugout for a long period of time, with some experience, to explain to me why it wasn't a block,” Hurdle said. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Lineup: Pirates (23-19) vs. Rockies (21-21)
- 1. John Jaso, 1B (L)
- 2. Andrew McCutchen, CF (R)
- 3. Gregory Polanco, RF (L)
- 4. Starling Marte, LF (R)
- 5. David Freese, 3B (R)
- 6. Francisco Cervelli, C (R)
- 7. Josh Harrison, 2B (R)
- 8. Sean Rodriguez, SS (R)
- 9. Ryan Vogelsong, RHP (R) Daily notes
Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington does not want to rush the organization's top two pitching prospects, Tyler Glasnow and Jameson Taillon, to the majors this season.
Ask the Pirates outfielder for tickets, and you might get an even more improbable request in return.
The game between the Colorado Rockies and Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday was postponed because of rain after one inning.
Christian Adames' first career homer capped a four-run ninth inning as the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat closer Mark Melancon and the Pirates 5-1 on Saturday.
Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang left a game Saturday against the Colorado Rockies because of discomfort in his left hand.
Eric Longenhagen takes a comprehensive look at each NL Central organization's strengths/weaknesses heading into the 2016 draft and possible draft fits.
Starling Marte and John Jaso had two hits each and made fine defensive plays to help Gerrit Cole navigate through seven shaky innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1.
Gregory Polanco homered and tripled, John Jaso collected three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled by the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night.
Pirates looking at Virginia catcher
Keith Law's opening projections for the MLB draft have the Pirates taking Virginia's Matt Thaiss. They're also the highest team on Louisville reliever Zack Burdi, who might be able to pitch in the big leagues this season, Law writes. Keith Law's mock draft 1.0 (Insider)
Julio Teheran allowed five hits in 7 2/3 crisp innings and the Atlanta Braves gave Brian Snitker his first victory as interim manager with a 3-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.
On Base Percentage.3562nd
Earned Run Average4.2421st
Pirates vs Diamondbacks
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