TOP 50 PITTSBURGH PIRATES NEWS Latest 50 Pittsburgh Pirates news http://www.kffl.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:50:07 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Pirates | Jung-ho Kang will make club http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958373-pirates-jung-ho-kang-will-make-club Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-ho Kang will break camp with the parent club despite a .111 ... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:45 -0500 Pirates | No setbacks for Andrew McCutchen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957773-pirates-no-setbacks-for-andrew-mccutchen Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (lower body) said he felt good Tuesday, March 24, after ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:44:11 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen returning Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957580-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-returning-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (lower body) is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday, ... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:30:17 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez tweaks swing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957480-pirates-pedro-alvarez-tweaks-swing Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez and hitting coach Jeff Branson are experimenting with a mechanical ... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:56:51 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang scratched http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957267-pirates-jung-ho-kang-scratched Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang (undisclosed) appears to have been scratched from the starting lineup ... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 07:12:13 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata open to trade http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957256-pirates-jose-tabata-open-to-trade Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata is open to a trade if it means he has ... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 04:47:21 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956917-pirates-jose-tabata-leaves-game Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (ankle) left the Grapefruit League spring game Wednesday, March 18, ... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:21:40 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang moving around http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956916-pirates-jung-ho-kang-moving-around Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang will work out at second base sometime this week. He ... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:20:56 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen still sidelined http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956811-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-still-sidelined Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (lower body) remains out of the lineup with lower body ... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:33:49 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano to start season opener http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956673-pirates-francisco-liriano-to-start-season-opener Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano has been named the team's Opening Day starter. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:00:39 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen sits Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956598-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-sits-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (legs) is out of the lineup Tuesday, March 17, with ... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:12:06 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen sitting out again http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956349-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-sitting-out-again Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (lower body) will not play Sunday, March 15, because of ... Sun, 15 Mar 2015 06:29:18 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen expects to be fine http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956255-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-expects-to-be-fine Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (undisclosed) said he is dealing with general soreness and that ... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 07:23:40 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen sits out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956182-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-sits-out Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (lower body) did not play Friday, March 13, because of ... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:00:56 -0500 Pirates | Brandon Cumpton has Tommy John surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=955649-pirates-brandon-cumpton-has-tommy-john-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates P Brandon Cumpton (elbow) underwent Tommy John surgery Tuesday, March 10, and he ... Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:01:05 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton feeling fine http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954917-pirates-charlie-morton-feeling-fine Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) felt fine Friday, March 6, a day after making ... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 23:55:26 -0500 Pirates | No injury for Sean Rodriguez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954916-pirates-no-injury-for-sean-rodriguez Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Sean Rodriguez (rest) did not play Friday, March 6, but manager Clint ... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 23:54:48 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke wants more consistency http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954915-pirates-jeff-locke-wants-more-consistency Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke said Friday, March 6, that one of his goals this ... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 23:54:02 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon to face hitters http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954914-pirates-jameson-taillon-to-face-hitters Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) is scheduled to face live batters next week for ... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 23:52:37 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang works at third base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954614-pirates-jung-ho-kang-works-at-third-base Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang fielded some ground balls at third base Wednesday, March 4. ... Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:47:51 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison's injury not serious http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954613-pirates-josh-harrison's-injury-not-serious Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison's (ankle) ankle injury does not appear to be serious, but ... Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:47:09 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison leaves with ankle pain http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954462-pirates-josh-harrison-leaves-with-ankle-pain Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison (ankle) left the spring game Wednesday, March 4, with left ... Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:35:33 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang goes deep in first game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954323-pirates-jung-ho-kang-goes-deep-in-first-game Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang hit a home run in his second at-bat of the ... Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:35:40 -0500 Pirates | PIT to break bank for Andrew McCutchen? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=953516-pirates-pit-to-break-bank-for-andrew-mccutchen? Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen is signed through the 2017 season with a $14.75 million ... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:22:17 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco adds muscle http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952960-pirates-gregory-polanco-adds-muscle Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco added 12-15 pounds of muscle this offseason, and he feels ... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:01:40 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez wins in arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952570-pirates-pedro-alvarez-wins-in-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez won his arbitration case, and he'll make $5.75 million this ... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:07:00 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez happy with transition to 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952552-pirates-pedro-alvarez-happy-with-transition-to-1b Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez is easing into the transition from third to first base ... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:22:05 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke ill http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952513-pirates-jeff-locke-ill Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke (illness) was excused from camp Thursday, Feb. 19, due to ... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:52:45 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952310-pirates-charlie-morton-update Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) has elevated to 30-40 pitches in bullpen sessions, and ... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:20:41 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang won't start in minors http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952241-pirates-jung-ho-kang-won't-start-in-minors Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang, who hit .356 with 40 home runs in the Korean ... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:16:51 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton throws bullpen session http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952016-pirates-charlie-morton-throws-bullpen-session Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) reported to spring training early and threw a bullpen ... Mon, 16 Feb 2015 12:31:42 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang reports early http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952014-pirates-jung-ho-kang-reports-early Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang reported to spring training Wednesday, Feb. 11, even though position ... Mon, 16 Feb 2015 12:30:10 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon throwing off mound http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951953-pirates-jameson-taillon-throwing-off-mound Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) said he is already throwing on a mound in ... Sun, 15 Feb 2015 19:04:25 -0500 Pirates | Vance Worley wins arbitration case http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951300-pirates-vance-worley-wins-arbitration-case Pittsburgh Pirates SP Vance Worley won his arbitration case and will be paid $2.45 million ... Tue, 10 Feb 2015 13:50:16 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker loses arbitration case http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950930-pirates-neil-walker-loses-arbitration-case Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker has lost his salary arbitration case. He will make $8 ... Sat, 07 Feb 2015 12:31:00 -0500 Pirates | Pirates trade for Edward Salcedo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950712-pirates-pirates-trade-for-edward-salcedo The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired 3B Edward Salcedo from the Atlanta Braves for P Bryton Trepagnier ... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 21:04:06 -0500 Pirates | Arquimedes Caminero acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950460-pirates-arquimedes-caminero-acquired Miami Marlins RP Arquimedes Caminero was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, Feb. 4, in ... Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:03:23 -0500 Pirates | Steve Lombardozzi acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950350-pirates-steve-lombardozzi-acquired Baltimore Orioles 2B Steve Lombardozzi was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, Feb. 3, in ... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:56:43 -0500 Pirates | Jake Elmore elects free agency http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950265-pirates-jake-elmore-elects-free-agency Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Jake Elmore refused his outright assignment and elected free agency on Monday, ... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 05:41:55 -0500 Pirates | Josh Wall signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949983-pirates-josh-wall-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed P Josh Wall to a minor league contract, with an ... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:56:53 -0500 Pirates | Chris Volstad signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949975-pirates-chris-volstad-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed P Chris Volstad (Angels) to a minor league contract. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:22:03 -0500 Pirates | Jake Elmore outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949827-pirates-jake-elmore-outrighted Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Jake Elmore cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Indianapolis Thursday, Jan. ... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:01:05 -0500 Pirates | Wilkin Castillo signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949532-pirates-wilkin-castillo-signs Free-agent C Wilkin Castillo (Dodgers) signed a minor league deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, ... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:10:02 -0500 Pirates | Bucs have plenty of outfield depth http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949471-pirates-bucs-have-plenty-of-outfield-depth The Pittsburgh Pirates shipped OF Travis Snider to the Baltimore Orioles Tuesday, Jan. 27, but ... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:18:17 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco penciled in at RF http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949470-pirates-gregory-polanco-penciled-in-at-rf Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is penciled in as the starting right fielder, according to ... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:17:43 -0500 Pirates | Bucs trade for Stephen Tarpley http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949469-pirates-bucs-trade-for-stephen-tarpley The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired P Stephen Tarpley and a prospect to be named later from ... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:17:11 -0500 Pirates | Jake Elmore designated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948424-pirates-jake-elmore-designated Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Jake Elmore was designated for assignment Tuesday, Jan. 20. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:34:39 -0500 Pirates | Tony Watson avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948088-pirates-tony-watson-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates have avoided arbitration with RP Tony Watson by agreeing with him on ... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:18:02 -0500 Pirates | Sean Rodriguez avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948086-pirates-sean-rodriguez-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates have avoided arbitration with INF Sean Rodriguez by agreeing with him on ... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:16:34 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948085-pirates-mark-melancon-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates have avoided arbitration with RP Mark Melancon by agreeing with him on ... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:12:52 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947908-pirates-travis-snider-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $2.1 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:19:02 -0500 Pirates | Jared Hughes avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947857-pirates-jared-hughes-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jared Hughes avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1,075,000 deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:57:13 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang to be utility infielder http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947855-pirates-jung-ho-kang-to-be-utility-infielder Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang will serve as the team's utility infielder behind 2B Neil ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:55:23 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947839-pirates-josh-harrison-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison avoids arbitration by signing a one-year, $2.8 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:22:36 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947817-pirates-francisco-cervelli-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $987,500 deal Friday, Jan. ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:49:14 -0500 Pirates | Antonio Bastardo avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947812-pirates-antonio-bastardo-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates RP Antonio Bastardo avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $3.1 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:22 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947785-pirates-chris-stewart-avoids-arbitration Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $1.225 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:53:17 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang hopes to stay at SS http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947508-pirates-jung-ho-kang-hopes-to-stay-at-ss Korean League SS Jung-Ho Kang said he hopes to play shortstop with the Pirates but ... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:20:28 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang agrees to terms http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947143-pirates-jung-ho-kang-agrees-to-terms Korean League SS Jung-Ho Kang agreed to a four-year, $16 million deal with the Pittsburgh ... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:36:22 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett says 2015 season will be last http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947115-pirates-a.j.-burnett-says-2015-season-will-be-last Pittsburgh Pirates SP A.J. Burnett says the upcoming 2015 season will be his last, as ... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 05:18:21 -0500 Pirates | Wilfredo Boscan, Charlie Leesman sign http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=946740-pirates-wilfredo-boscan,-charlie-leesman-sign The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Wilfredo Boscan (Padres) and RP Charlie Leesman (White Sox) ... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:35:06 -0500 Pirates | Jung-ho Kang close to deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=946737-pirates-jung-ho-kang-close-to-deal Korean SS Jung-ho Kang is close to signing a four-year deal for roughly $5 million ... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 12:14:43 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang's agent optimistic about deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=946618-pirates-jung-ho-kang's-agent-optimistic-about-deal Korean League SS Jung-Ho Kang's agent, Alan Nero, said he is confident that Kang will ... Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:10:21 -0500 Pirates | Several options for fifth rotation spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=945761-pirates-several-options-for-fifth-rotation-spot Pittsburgh Pirates SPs Jeff Locke, Vance Worley, Clayton Richard, Radhames Liz, Brandon Cumpton and Stolmy ... Fri, 02 Jan 2015 15:23:21 -0500 Pirates | Win bidding for Jung-Ho Kang http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=944017-pirates-win-bidding-for-jung-ho-kang The Pittsburgh Pirates won the bidding for Korean SS Jung-Ho Kang. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:36:27 -0500 Pirates | Preston Guilmet designated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=944011-pirates-preston-guilmet-designated Pittsburgh Pirates RP Preston Guilmet was designated for assignment over the weekend. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:57:06 -0500 Pirates | Josh Lindblom released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=943881-pirates-josh-lindblom-released The Pittsburgh Pirates have released P Josh Lindblom. He is expected to sign a contract ... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:08:21 -0500 Pirates | Corey Hart incentives http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=943621-pirates-corey-hart-incentives Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Corey Hart can receive incentives of $250,000 each ... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:07:50 -0500 Pirates | Corey Hart financials http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=943570-pirates-corey-hart-financials Pittsburgh Pirates OF Corey Hart's one-year deal will be worth $2.5 million, and he'll have ... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:57:06 -0500 Pirates | Corey Hart signs with Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=943569-pirates-corey-hart-signs-with-pittsburgh The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent OF Corey Hart (Mariners) to an undisclosed one-year deal Friday, ... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:56:43 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano contract breakdown http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942720-pirates-francisco-liriano-contract-breakdown Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano will make $11 million next year, $13 million in 2016 ... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:28:26 -0500 Pirates | PIT not likely to trade for Nathan Eovaldi http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942662-pirates-pit-not-likely-to-trade-for-nathan-eovaldi The Pittsburgh Pirates are not likely to trade for Miami Marlins SP Nathan Eovaldi. Management ... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:40:42 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton on normal throwing program http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942571-pirates-charlie-morton-on-normal-throwing-program Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) said he resumed his normal throwing program Dec. 1, ... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:54:47 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz to make $1 million http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942569-pirates-radhames-liz-to-make-$1-million Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates P Radhames Liz's one-year contract is worth $1 million. ... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:51:17 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez to play first base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942479-pirates-pedro-alvarez-to-play-first-base The Pittsburgh Pirates confirmed 3B Pedro Alvarez will play at first base this season against ... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 05:18:13 -0500 Pirates | Josh Lindblom cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942391-pirates-josh-lindblom-cut Pittsburgh Pirates SP Josh Lindblom has been designated for assignment. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:09:18 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz contract update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942379-pirates-radhames-liz-contract-update Pittsburgh Pirates P Radhames Liz has signed a one-year deal with the team. Terms of ... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:06:16 -0500 Pirates | Two SPs could compete for one rotation spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942378-pirates-two-sps-could-compete-for-one-rotation-spot Pittsburgh Pirates SPs Vance Worley and Jeff Locke may compete for one spot in the ... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:05:38 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton's rehab going well http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=942332-pirates-charlie-morton's-rehab-going-well Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) said his rehab from hip surgery is going well, ... Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:44:33 -0500 Pirates | Bucs looking to extend Neil Walker http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941935-pirates-bucs-looking-to-extend-neil-walker The Pittsburgh Pirates have had preliminary discussions with 2B Neil Walker about a contract extension. ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 22:49:18 -0500 Pirates | Acquire Antonio Bastardo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941851-pirates-acquire-antonio-bastardo The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired RP Antonio Bastardo from the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday, Dec. 10, according ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:57:24 -0500 Pirates | Talking with Neil Walker about extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941763-pirates-talking-with-neil-walker-about-extension Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker's representatives have had discussions with the team about a multi-year ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:31:03 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez sent home from winter ball http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941746-pirates-tony-sanchez-sent-home-from-winter-ball Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez was sent home early from the Dominican Winter League after ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:30:47 -0500 Pirates | Interested in Antonio Bastardo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941735-pirates-interested-in-antonio-bastardo Philadelphia Phillies RP Antonio Bastardo is receiving interest from the Pittsburgh Pirates, and a market ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:08:39 -0500 Pirates | Pittsburgh discussing Brian Matusz http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941722-pirates-pittsburgh-discussing-brian-matusz Baltimore Orioles RP Brian Matusz is being discussed by the Pittsburgh Pirates, who'd be willing ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:34:45 -0500 Pirates | May look to acquire Brian Matusz http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941706-pirates-may-look-to-acquire-brian-matusz Baltimore Orioles RP Brian Matusz appears to be a trade target for the Pittsburgh Pirates. ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:49:14 -0500 Pirates | Craig Breslow could be option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941705-pirates-craig-breslow-could-be-option Free-agent RP Craig Breslow (Red Sox) could be an option for the Pittsburgh Pirates this ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:42:19 -0500 Pirates | Pat Neshek nearly signed with team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941699-pirates-pat-neshek-nearly-signed-with-team Houston Astros RP Pat Neshek said he was close to signing with the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:30:20 -0500 Pirates | PIT unlikely to pursue Edinson Volquez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941691-pirates-pit-unlikely-to-pursue-edinson-volquez Free-agent SP Edinson Volquez (Pirates) does not appear to be an option for the Pittsburgh ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:07:46 -0500 Pirates | Comfortable with Francisco Cervelli, Chris Stewart http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941613-pirates-comfortable-with-francisco-cervelli,-chris-stewart Pittsburgh Pirates Cs Francisco Cervelli and Chris Stewart will likely be the catching combination entering ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:41:45 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco the starter in RF http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941612-pirates-gregory-polanco-the-starter-in-rf Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco will likely head into spring training as the starting right ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:39:38 -0500 Pirates | PIT looking at Edinson Volquez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941531-pirates-pit-looking-at-edinson-volquez The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to go after free-agent SP Edinson Volquez (Pirates) and try ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:29:44 -0500 Pirates | Pittsburgh expected to look at Pat Neshek http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941521-pirates-pittsburgh-expected-to-look-at-pat-neshek Free-agent RP Pat Neshek (Cardinals) is expected to have a bidder in the Pittsburgh Pirates. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:44:03 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano returning to Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941495-pirates-francisco-liriano-returning-to-pittsburgh Free-agent SP Francisco Liriano (Pirates) has agreed to a deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:27:05 -0500 Pirates | Josh Lindblom claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941329-pirates-josh-lindblom-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed SP Josh Lindblom off waivers from the Oakland Athletics. The ... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 13:17:02 -0500 Pirates | Still interested in Francisco Liriano http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941137-pirates-still-interested-in-francisco-liriano The Pittsburgh Pirates are reportedly interested in re-signing SP Francisco Liriano to a three-year contract, ... Sun, 07 Dec 2014 11:36:20 -0500 Pirates | Clayton Richard signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940341-pirates-clayton-richard-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Clayton Richard (Diamondbacks) to a minor league deal with ... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:15:45 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez, Chaz Roe non-tendered http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940336-pirates-gaby-sanchez,-chaz-roe-non-tendered Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Gaby Sanchez and P Chaz Roe were not tendered contracts, making them ... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:07:48 -0500 Pirates | Deibinson Romero signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940165-pirates-deibinson-romero-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent 3B Deibinson Romero (Twins) to a minor league deal with ... Tue, 02 Dec 2014 10:01:10 -0500 Pirates | Gorkys Hernandez signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940164-pirates-gorkys-hernandez-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent OF Gorkys Hernandez (White Sox) to a minor league deal ... Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:59:07 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939985-pirates-gaby-sanchez-designated-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Gaby Sanchez was designated for assignment Monday, Dec. 1. Mon, 01 Dec 2014 09:33:07 -0500 Pirates | Sean Rodriguez acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939979-pirates-sean-rodriguez-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired 2B/SS Sean Rodriguez from the Tampa Bay Rays for a player ... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:20:58 -0500 Pirates | Ramon Cabrera released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939203-pirates-ramon-cabrera-released Pittsburgh Pirates C Ramon Cabrera was released Tuesday, Nov. 25. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:59:28 -0500 Pirates | Two catchers signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938732-pirates-two-catchers-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free-agent Cs Miguel Perez (Pirates) and Sebastian Valle (Phillies) to ... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:26:34 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938392-pirates-radhames-liz-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Radhames Liz (Blue Jays) to a major-league contract Friday, ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:28:59 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez moving to first base? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938371-pirates-pedro-alvarez-moving-to-first-base? Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez's move to first base appears likely for next season after ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:55:55 -0500 Pirates | Make two roster moves http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938363-pirates-make-two-roster-moves Pittsburgh Pirates C Ramon Cabrera was designated for assignment Thursday, Nov. 20, and 3B ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:08:31 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938362-pirates-ike-davis-designated-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis was designated for assignment Thursday, Nov. 20. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:06:33 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Florimon claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938295-pirates-pedro-florimon-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed INF Pedro Florimon off waivers from the Washington Nationals Thursday, Nov. ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:54:35 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937995-pirates-radhames-liz-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Radhames Liz (Blue Jays) to a minor league deal ... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:01:37 -0500 Pirates | Five signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937891-pirates-five-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent Ps Jeremy Bleich (Yankees), Deolis Guerra (Twins), Blake Wood (Royals) ... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:51:03 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett will be ready for spring training http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937306-pirates-a.j.-burnett-will-be-ready-for-spring-training Pittsburgh Pirates SP A.J. Burnett had hernia surgery after the 2014 season ended. He expects ... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:05:34 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett signs with Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937261-pirates-a.j.-burnett-signs-with-pittsburgh Free-agent SP A.J. Burnett (Phillies) signed a one-year, $8.5 million contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:42:06 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis odd man out? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937184-pirates-ike-davis-odd-man-out? Speculation has Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis being moved in the offseason, as the team ... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:53:32 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin still an option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937012-pirates-russell-martin-still-an-option Free-agent C Russell Martin (Pirates) is still an option for the Pittsburgh Pirates even though ... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:27:56 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936958-pirates-francisco-cervelli-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired C Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees Wednesday, Nov. 12, ... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:47:18 -0500 Pirates| Rob Scahill acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936678-pirates-rob-scahill-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired RP Rob Scahill from the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, Nov. 11, in ... Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:15:37 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano declines Pirates' offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936529-pirates-francisco-liriano-declines-pirates'-offer Free-agent SP Francisco Liriano (Pirates) declined a qualifying offer from the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, Nov. ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:00:31 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin to decline offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936420-pirates-russell-martin-to-decline-offer Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin has elected to decline the $15.3 million qualifying offer and ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 02:53:08 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen wants to stay http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936413-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-wants-to-stay Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen has indicated he wants to stay with the team past ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:50:43 -0500 Pirates | Jake Elmore claimed off waivers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936109-pirates-jake-elmore-claimed-off-waivers The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed INF Jake Elmore off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds Friday, Nov. ... Fri, 07 Nov 2014 20:15:09 -0500 Pirates | Make changes to coaching staff http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935640-pirates-make-changes-to-coaching-staff Pittsburgh Pirates minor league field coordinator Brad Fischer has been added to the team's major ... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:09:51 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon in throwing program http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935376-pirates-jameson-taillon-in-throwing-program Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) is in the "early stages" of his throwing program ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:42:19 -0500 Pirates | Three outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935374-pirates-three-outrighted Pittsburgh Pirates SS Chase d'Arnaud and RPs Jeanmar Gomez and John Axford cleared waivers and ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:27:32 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin, Francisco Liriano receive qualifying offers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935370-pirates-russell-martin,-francisco-liriano-receive-qualifying-offers Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin and SP Francisco Liriano both received $15.3 million qualifying offers ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:26:14 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez will not play in winter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=934321-pirates-tony-sanchez-will-not-play-in-winter Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez was scheduled to play winter ball this offseason, but the ... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:53:16 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933976-pirates-charlie-morton-activated The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SP Charlie Morton (hip) from the 60-day disabled list. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:13:00 -0500 Pirates | Two pitchers cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933975-pirates-two-pitchers-cut The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated SP Jeanmar Gomez and RP John Axford for assignment. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:12:17 -0500 Pirates | Justin Sellers acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933973-pirates-justin-sellers-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired INF Justin Sellers from the Cleveland Indians for cash considerations. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:05:23 -0500 Pirates | Josh Stinson signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933606-pirates-josh-stinson-signs Free-agent P Josh Stinson (Orioles) signed a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates Thursday, ... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:53:54 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez could move to first base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932891-pirates-pedro-alvarez-could-move-to-first-base Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez could be moved across the diamond to play first base ... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:25:41 -0500 Pirates | Collin Balester signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932470-pirates-collin-balester-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates re-signed SP Collin Balester to a minor-league contract Wednesday, Oct. 15. Terms ... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:26:01 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano may receive qualifying offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932046-pirates-francisco-liriano-may-receive-qualifying-offer The Pittsburgh Pirates may make a qualifying offer to impending free-agent SP Francisco Liriano this ... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:14:10 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin likely to receive qualifying offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932045-pirates-russell-martin-likely-to-receive-qualifying-offer The Pittsburgh Pirates likely will give impending free-agent C Russell Martin a qualifying offer this ... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:10:45 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart could start in 2015 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932043-pirates-chris-stewart-could-start-in-2015 Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart could be the starting catcher next season if the team ... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:03:37 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin could receive interest http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931759-pirates-russell-martin-could-receive-interest Pittsburgh Pirates impending free-agent C Russell Martin could receive interest from the Boston Red Sox, ... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 07:16:19 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin declined offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931757-pirates-russell-martin-declined-offer Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin rejected a contract extension the team made during the season. Sat, 11 Oct 2014 07:12:17 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931458-pirates-jose-tabata-outrighted Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Indianapolis Thursday, Oct. ... Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:46:46 -0500 Pirates | Entire coaching staff expected back http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931412-pirates-entire-coaching-staff-expected-back Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington expects his entire coaching staff to return for 2015. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 00:40:51 -0500 Pirates | Bucs being cautious with OFs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931025-pirates-bucs-being-cautious-with-ofs Pittsburgh Pirates OFs Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco aren't expected to play a full winter ... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:18:32 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez won't need surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=931024-pirates-pedro-alvarez-won't-need-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) will not need to have surgery for the stress ... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:18:08 -0500 Pirates | Clint Hurdle to undergo surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930848-pirates-clint-hurdle-to-undergo-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is scheduled to undergo right hip replacement surgery Monday, Oct. ... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 10:28:19 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez looking for long deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930710-pirates-edinson-volquez-looking-for-long-deal Pittsburgh Pirates impending free-agent SP Edinson Volquez will be looking for a multi-year deal this ... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 05:09:03 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930697-pirates-jose-tabata-designated-for-assignment The Pittsburgh Pirates designated OF Jose Tabata for assignment Friday, Oct. 3. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 21:49:05 -0500 Pirates | Acquire Preston Guilmet http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930660-pirates-acquire-preston-guilmet The Pittsburgh Pirates received RP Preston Guilmet from the Balitmore Orioles for cash considerations Friday, ... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:36:32 -0500 Pirates | GM wants Russell Martin in Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930655-pirates-gm-wants-russell-martin-in-pittsburgh Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin re-singing with the team is a priority for general manager ... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:21:00 -0500 Pirates | Willing to stretch budget for Russell Martin http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930374-pirates-willing-to-stretch-budget-for-russell-martin The Pittsburgh Pirates are willing to stretch their budget in order to try to re-sign ... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:25:26 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez status still uncertain http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930258-pirates-pedro-alvarez-status-still-uncertain Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) was examined by a doctor Tuesday, Sept. 30. Manager ... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:37:28 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin to play http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930205-pirates-russell-martin-to-play Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) will play in the Wild ... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:01:07 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin likely to play http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=930055-pirates-russell-martin-likely-to-play Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) is likely to play in the team's Wild Card ... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:53:25 -0500