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Jordy Mercer rebounded after a poor start in 2014, but now faces an internal challenge from Jung Ho Kang.
With spring training in full swing, Bill takes your questions on the Pirates.
Russell Martin is excited about playing in his native Canada with the Blue Jays and looks back on his time with the Pirates.
The seemingly ageless “Cuban Comet” helped clear the way for generations of minority ballplayers
Newcomer plays shortstop and is hitless in one at-bat in his first appearance with the Pirates; Hart out after needing stitches in his foot.
Left-hander Paul Maholm is getting a chance to help the Cincinnati Reds piece together their depleted starting rotation.
Right-hander has a renewed mindset as he fights for a starting spot in his first spring with the Pirates.
Pirates shortstop Jung Ho Kang hopes to prove his power will translate from Korean baseball to the major leagues.
The zany spring of 1995 was certainly one to remember in Bradenton, where the Pirates nearly threw a med school student behind the plate.
Andrew McCutchen is a quiet man and even when displaying the swagger of one of the best players in the game, he does so without airs.
Tabata spent the offseason refining his swing in hopes of increasing his power production and has put on a show since arriving in Bradenton.
Brad Lincoln, a former first-round pick, is back with the Pirates as a non-roster invitee and will vie for a spot in the bullpen.
Sky News says the black cap was stored by the University of Westminster where he studied.
Team’s top prospect sharpens focus on arm care after going through Tommy John surgery and rehabilitation.
New baseball commissioner’s thinking makes sense, just not the individual thoughts.
Two sure signs spring is nigh: 1. The Pirates are back in Bradenton and 2. Bill is back to answer your questions in his weekly chat.
Bob Nutting’s spot on the executive council offers him a platform to influence baseball’s next steps.
Former Milwaukee Brewer Corey Hart hopes a return to the National League Central with the Pirates will bring a return to form for him.
Unhappy with his performance last season, reliever Antonio Bastardo is excited to join a contender.
Pirates announce four upgrades to PNC Park aimed at improving fan experience