SAN DIEGO -- Derek Norris hit a grand slam with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to lift the San Diego Padres to a 6-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday night, snapping the Pirates' season-hi
Francisco Liriano (2-4, 3.86 ERA) will start for the Pittsburgh Pirates against James Shields (6-0, 3.75 ERA) and the San Diego Padres on Friday.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are on a seven-game win streak after beating the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Thursday. It’s the Pirates longest win streak since winning nine in a row in June 2013.
Eduardo Rodriguez made a strong debut for the Boston Red Sox, and the San Francisco Giants tossed another shutout.
SAN DIEGO -- Jung Ho Kang hit a three-run homer and Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco also went deep off Ian Kennedy to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to their seventh straight victory, 11-5 over
Among the predictions: The San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford will win the NL MVP award and the Los Angeles Dodgers will pick up Aroldis Chapman.
A.J. Burnett (4-1, 1.37 ERA) will start for the Pittsburgh Pirates against Ian Kennedy (2-4, 6.11 ERA) and the San Diego Padres on Thursday. The Pirates are on a season-high six-game winning streak (longest since a nine-game June 20-30 2013).
On May 28, 2004, Rob Mackowiak of the Pittsburgh Pirates hit a home run in both games in a doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park. The same day his wife Jennifer gave birth to the couple’s first son, Garrett .
The Pittsburgh Pirates were down to their final seven outs before they scored, and they rallied all the way to a 5-2 win over the Marlins on Wednesday.
PITTSBURGH -- Jung Ho Kang capped a late rally with a two-run single and the Pittsburgh Pirates ran their winning streak to six games with a 5-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday.
The Pittsburgh Pirates allowed two or fewer runs for the fifth game in a row and beat the Marlins 5-1 on Tuesday for their fifth straight victory.The Pirates have won 10 of their last 11 games at home against Miami since 2012.
PITTSBURGH -- Jeff Locke worked into the sixth inning in his first win in more than a month, and the Pittsburgh Pirates dropped the reeling Miami Marlins 5-1 on Tuesday night.
The Pittsburgh Pirates rank 88th of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report revealing the sports franchises that spend the most on their players.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are on a four-game win streak after beating the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Monday. Charlie Morton got the win with seven innings of two-run ball in his season debut.
Morton solid in return as Pirates top Marlins 4-2
Charlie Morton will get his first start of the season Monday as the Pittsburgh Pirates begin a three-game series against the Miami Marlins.Pirates pitchers are second in the National League in ERA (3.
Francisco Liriano struck out 12 Mets hitters in six innings Sunday as the Pittsburgh Pirates swept the series. In all three games of the series, the Pirates' starter reached double digits in strikeouts: A.
The Pittsburgh Pirates completed their three-game series sweep with a 9-1 win over the Mets Sunday.Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-3 with a home run, his second straight game he has hit a home run.
Liriano strikes out 12, Pirates sweep Mets
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Earned Run Average3.032nd
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