Pirates outfielder Andrew Lambo makes a catch earlier this season.

Pirates notebook: Some roster moves made, more to follow

Catcher Tony Sanchez the first of several players who will be called up from Class AAA Indianapolis, which finished its season Monday.

about 7 hours ago

 The Pirates' Josh Harrison, right, is tagged out by Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, left, as home plate umpire Bill Welke prepares to make the call during the fourth inning of a baseball game Monday.

Pirates lose in St. Louis, 5-4

Matt Holliday hit an RBI single in the bottom of the 7th and that turned out to be the difference as the Cardinals beat the Pirates.

about 13 hours ago

 The Pirates' Gerrit Cole delivers a pitch in August against the Braves at PNC Park. Cole will start today's game at the Cardinals.

Pirates recall Gerrit Cole, Tony Sanchez

Cole will start today’s game at St. Louis, and the Pirates also activated reliever Stolmy Pimentel from the disabled list.

about 18 hours ago

 Josh Harrison singles Sunday against the Reds at PNC Park.

Ron Cook: Pirates’
 resiliency is 

After all the injuries, slumps and losing streaks, the Pirates have stepped up. With the playoff race intensifying, expect more of the same.

1 day ago

 Jeff Locke pitches against the Cardinals Wednesday afternoon at PNC Park.

Pirates notebook: Focus is on winning with September call-ups

The Pirates’ decision-making process for which players to bring up when rosters expand has changed in recent years.

1 day ago

 Starling Marte just gets under the tag of the Reds' first baseman Todd Frazier.

Pirates falter, 3-2, in final game of series against Reds

Chris Heisey and Johnny Cueto led the Reds to the team’s win today at PNC Park before a crowd of 37,591.

1 day ago

 Jose Tabata paid his first dividend since returning by knocking in Josh Harrison from third with what proved to be the winning run against the Cincinnati Reds Friday night at PNC Park.

On the Pirates: Jose Tabata is back to work

After working through the shock, Jose Tabata got back to business at Indianapolis and eventually got back to PNC Park with the Pirates.

2 days ago

 Neil walker and right fielder Andrew Lambo misplay the ball hit by Reds Zack Cozart for a single Saturday at PNC Park.

Pirates notebook: Morel called up again to bolster bench

The Pirates will try to beef up their depleted bench by recalling infielder Brett Morel from Indianapolis.

2 days ago

 From left to right, Larry Marcello of Brentwood, Greg Neugebauer of Delmont, Nick Kennedy of Regent Square and Steve Benso of Shadyside tailgate Saturday on the North Shore, which was full of activity with University of Pittsburgh playing the University of Delaware at Heinz Field, the Pirates playing the Cincinnati Reds and the Kickoff and Rib Festival all happening.

Pittsburgh's North Shore survives trifecta of events

Pitt football, Pirates baseball and the all-day Rib Fest made traffic and parking tight on the North Shore, but planning prevailed.

2 days ago

 Pirates' starter Vance Worley delivers against the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park today. The Pirates won, 3-2.

Worley, Walker power Pirates to a 3-2 victory against the Cincinnati Reds

Pirates pitcher Vance Worley shook off three bad starts and was borderline dominant over the Reds before a crowd of 38,023 at PNC Park.

2 days ago

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