AP: 'Good Chance' Pirates-Marlins Series Won't Be Held In Puerto Rico Due To Zika VirusA person familiar with the situation says there's a very good chance the Miami Marlins' two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Puerto Rico will not be held there because of concerns about the Zika virus.
30 Players: Only A Matter Of Time Before Tyler Glasnow Makes Pirates RotationThe Pirates look to have another young pitcher ready to make an impact on their starting rotation.
Refsnyder, Castro Homer In Yankees' 7-2 Win Over PiratesRob Refsnyder and Starlin Castro homered off left-hander Jeff Locke as the New York Yankees beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Thursday.
Guide To Visiting MLB Spring Training In FloridaYour travel guide to visiting any of the MLB teams in the Florida Grapefruit League for this year's spring training
Kallas: Remembering The Greatness Of Roberto ClementeThis is about Clemente, considered by a few contemporaries to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, players of all-time. Yet considered by many modern day “experts” to be not worthy of a mention.
Parting Shot? Niese Says What Excites Him Most Is The Way Pirates Play DefenseThe left-handed starter, who was traded by the Amazins for Neil Walker on Wednesday, said that what excites him the most about joining the Pirates is Pittsburgh's excellent defense.
Report: Mets Agree To Send Niese To Pirates For WalkerWalker, 30, will only be under team control for one more season. He hit .269 with 16 home runs and 71 RBIs in 151 games for the Pirates in 2015.
Arrieta Masterful, Tosses 4-Hit Shutout As Cubs Beat Pirates 4-0 In Wildcard GameJake Arrieta carried his masterful pitching over to the postseason by tossing a four-hit shutout as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game.
Mets' Collins 'Concerned' About Struggling Reliever Bobby ParnellIn two outings this series, Parnell, who's coming off Tommy John surgery, gave up five hits and six runs — four earned — while only getting two outs. Both times he was booed off the mound.
Mets' Bats Abandon Syndergaard In Loss To PiratesGerrit Cole struck out 10 over 8 1-3 dominant innings to outduel New York Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard and lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-1 win Friday night.
Scary Scene: Fan Hit In Head With Foul Ball At PNC ParkThe Pirates said in a statement the woman was conscious and alert when she was taken out of the seating area on a stretcher. She gave a thumbs-up gesture to nearby fans before being taken to a hospital.
A-Rod Hitless With Walk In 2nd Game, Pirates Top YankeesAlex Rodriguez went 0 for 2 with a walk in his second exhibition game Friday night, a New York Yankees' split-squad 3-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.