In a 1963 game between the Pirates and Dodgers, Gene Baker became the first black coach to manage a game in major league baseball.
Pirates GM Neal Huntington says the move was made to ”benefit us three years down the road.”
The three-day, four-night trip includes box seats, round-trip flight, transportation, tours, beachfront hotel, and cocktail reception.
Joe Block, formerly a radio play-by-play man for the Milwaukee Brewers, joins the Pirates broadcast team, replacing Tim Neverett.
These days, Dick Groat and Bill Hillgrove call Pitt basketball games together, but the latter still remembers when the former was a star.
Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage will have to work more miracles this season with a staff that is underwhelming on paper.
The Pittsburgh kid signed a one-year contract with the New York Mets.
Joe Block, who previously served as the Milwaukee Brewers’ radio play-by-play man, replaces Tim Neverett, who took a job with the Red Sox.
A since-deleted tweet from a Twitter account that appears to be run by Pirates clubhouse manager Scott Bonnett included yellow jerseys.
Kevan Graves, who was the director of baseball operations, will join Kyle Stark and Greg Smith as assistant general managers.
Kevan Graves will step up from his role as the team’s director of baseball operations.
National League will have a DH sooner than later and we can learn to live with it.
What Cincinnati will do this season for its longtime hero, who’s devoid of all integrity, is yet another slap in the face to the game.
Rick Sofield addressed the Penn State baseball team Friday night at the Nittany Lions’ annual first-pitch dinner.
Earlier this week, Stewart and the Pirates finalized on a two-year contract with $3 million guaranteed.
Tyrone Brooks has been hired as MLB’s senior director in the office overseeing the league’s diversity program.
There is more momentum to have the National League join the American League in using the designated hitter with new CBA a year away.
Stewart will make $1.35 million in 2016 and $1.4 million in ’17, according to a source.
Pirates grab pitcher, 26, who made his major league debut in 2015
Tom Offenburger, Tony Waton’s great-uncle, worked as director of information for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
The Pirates will not go to a hearing with any arbitration-eligible players after signing all seven.
Catcher Chris Stewart agrees to a two-year contract extension, and pitcher Jeff Locke avoids arbitration with a $3,025,000 deal.
With release of Tony Sanchez on Wednesday, exteding Stewart buys time for team to develop prospect Elias Diaz
Locke, who was projected by MLBTradeRumors.com to make $3.5 million, was 8-11 with a 4.49 ERA in 30 starts last season.
The main contributors to one of the best bullpens return, but the Pirates do not have a proven left-hander to pair with setup man Watson.
Team officially parts ways with its top 2009 draft pick, who failed to develop behind the plate.
The Pirates will enter the season with new scouts and execs in some positions after much external interest in the wake of their success.
Francisco Cervelli, Jared Hughes, Jeff Locke, Mark Melancon, Jordy Mercer, Chris Stewart and Tony Watson all filed for arbitration.
The 30-year-old Bard, a first-round pick in the 2006 draft by the Boston Red Sox, has not pitched in the majors since 2013.
Pitcher has had difficulty throwing strikes since having surgery to correct throacic outlet syndrome.
At the 80th annual Dapper Dan Dinner and Sports Auction Feb. 17, Groat will be recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Haley spent last season pitching in the Cleveland Indians’ minor league system.
On Wednesday, Ken Griffey Jr. was elected to the baseball Hall of Fame, joining Stan Musial, another Donora native son.
Feliz, former AL rookie of the year, spent last season with Texas and Detroit. To make room, Pirates designate Tony Sanchez for assignment.
The team will open the season on Sunday, April 3 against St. Louis at PNC Park.
Team will have new strength coach and physical therapist going into upcoming season.
Non-roster invitees include pitching prospects Steven Brault and Trevor Williams, and catcher Reese McGuire.
Pirates play-by-play man Tim Neverett joins the Red Sox radio broadcast, leaving the Pirates in search of a replacement.
Medina, grabbed off waivers from the Cubs, has a 3.08 ERA in 146 major-league appearances.
Clario Perez was one of five minor-leaguers suspended for testing positive for banned substances, according to a MLB release.
Jaso, who was with Tampa Bay last season, gives the team a player to help replace Pedro Alvarez and complement Michael Morse.
Team gives up cash to get former second-round pick, who had a 5.94 ERA in 13 appearances last season.
Though the Pirates set a franchise record with their 40-man roster payroll, they still ranked 24th out of 30 MLB teams.
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Andrew McCutchen has been the face of the Pirates for years, but what will happen when the time comes for a decision on his future?
Webster, 25, had a 6.13 ERA in 28 major-league appearances, 23 starts.
According to a media report, Pirates announcer Tim Neverett has not yet accepted the Red Sox's offer.
The Kutztown, Pa., native pitched for the Pirates from 2001 to 2006 and helps complete the team’s starting rotation, for now.
The Pirates acquired infielder Jason Rogers from the Milwaukee Brewers in return for outfielder Keon Broxton and pitcher Trey Supak.
The Pirates are not under pressure to trade closer Mark Melancon, but have Tony Watson to take his job if they do.