TOP 50 PITTSBURGH PIRATES NEWS Latest 50 Pittsburgh Pirates news http://www.kffl.com Mon, 04 May 2015 19:11:41 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez a headache for St. Louis http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964289-pirates-pedro-alvarez-a-headache-for-st.-louis Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez went 1-for-2 with a solo home run and four walks ... Sun, 03 May 2015 18:20:58 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart playing Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964250-pirates-chris-stewart-playing-sunday Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart is starting behind the plate against the St. Louis Cardinals ... Sun, 03 May 2015 11:08:23 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang playing Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964251-pirates-jung-ho-kang-playing-sunday Pittsburgh Pirates INF Jung-Ho Kang is starting at third base against the St. Louis Cardinals ... Sun, 03 May 2015 11:07:56 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to pitch Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964124-pirates-charlie-morton-to-pitch-saturday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) pitched in an extended spring-training game Saturday, May 2. Sat, 02 May 2015 13:49:04 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sticking atop lineup? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963960-pirates-gregory-polanco-sticking-atop-lineup? Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is batting leadoff for a second consecutive game Friday, May ... Fri, 01 May 2015 14:45:11 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole locked in on the mound http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963775-pirates-gerrit-cole-locked-in-on-the-mound Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole has won four consecutive starts with 29 strikeouts over 25 ... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:38:43 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli on the bench http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963527-pirates-francisco-cervelli-on-the-bench Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 29. C ... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:21:21 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang starting at 3B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963520-pirates-jung-ho-kang-starting-at-3b Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang will be the starting third baseman against the Chicago Cubs ... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:05:25 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison sitting out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963519-pirates-josh-harrison-sitting-out Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 29. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:56:19 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco back in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963517-pirates-gregory-polanco-back-in-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (groin) is in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 29, and ... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:48:55 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen not fully healthy http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963501-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-not-fully-healthy Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) said he was "80%" healthy earlier in the month, ... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:31:36 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco feeling better http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963376-pirates-gregory-polanco-feeling-better Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (groin) took batting practice Tuesday, April 28, prior to the ... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:24:34 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer hitting second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963322-pirates-jordy-mercer-hitting-second Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer is batting second in the lineup Tuesday, April 28, against ... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:45:49 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez not in Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963320-pirates-pedro-alvarez-not-in-tuesday-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 28, against ... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:37:37 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco not in lineup Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963318-pirates-gregory-polanco-not-in-lineup-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (groin) is not in the lineup Tuesday, April 28, against ... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:31:27 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco is day-to-day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963242-pirates-gregory-polanco-is-day-to-day Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (groin) is considered "day to day" due to tightness in ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:17:42 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco injury update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963186-pirates-gregory-polanco-injury-update Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (groin) was scratched from starting lineup ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:54:22 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco scratched http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963180-pirates-gregory-polanco-scratched Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (undisclosed) has been scratched from the starting lineup Monday, April ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:33:28 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli sitting out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963014-pirates-francisco-cervelli-sitting-out Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli is not in the starting lineup Sunday, April 26. C ... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:49:55 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen in career-worst slump http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962954-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-in-career-worst-slump Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen's 0-for-4 showing Saturday, April 25, extended his hitless streak to ... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:43:03 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco swiping with ease http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962950-pirates-gregory-polanco-swiping-with-ease Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco stole a base in the third consecutive game Saturday, April ... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:27:45 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole picks up third win http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962838-pirates-gerrit-cole-picks-up-third-win Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole allowed one run on seven hits in 7 2/3 innings ... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:33:40 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte returns to action http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962788-pirates-starling-marte-returns-to-action Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (hand) is back in the starting lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks ... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:36:18 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen back Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962787-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-back-friday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) is back in the starting lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks ... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:23:23 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen has achy knee http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962596-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-has-achy-knee Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) was rested Thursday, April 23, as he deals with ... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:22:02 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon bounces back http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962593-pirates-mark-melancon-bounces-back Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon set down the side in order to record the save ... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:20:33 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer returns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962504-pirates-jordy-mercer-returns Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (chest) returned to the lineup Thursday, April 23. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:16:03 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962501-pirates-starling-marte-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (hand) is not in the lineup Thursday, April 23. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:43:51 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962500-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen is not in the lineup Thursday, April 23. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:40:22 -0500 Pirates | Is Jeff Locke a FantasyScore lock? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962471-pirates-is-jeff-locke-a-fantasyscore-lock? Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke is the probable starter for Thursday, April 23, against the ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:06:12 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to rehab Thursday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962470-pirates-charlie-morton-to-rehab-thursday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) is scheduled to make his second extended spring training ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:05:24 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer misses third straight http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962469-pirates-jordy-mercer-misses-third-straight Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (chest) missed his third consecutive game Wednesday, April 22, against ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:04:53 -0500 Pirates | Vance Worley dominant at home http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962468-pirates-vance-worley-dominant-at-home Pittsburgh Pirates SP Vance Worley allowed one unearned run and six hits with two walks ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:03:56 -0500 Pirates | X-rays negative for Starling Marte http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962458-pirates-x-rays-negative-for-starling-marte Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (hand) had x-rays on his right ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:57:15 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte leaves after HBP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962448-pirates-starling-marte-leaves-after-hbp Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (hand) left the game Wednesday, April 22, against the Chicago ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:02:59 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon not available http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962400-pirates-mark-melancon-not-available Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon is not available to close Wednesday, April 22, but manager ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:36:54 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon not injured http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962341-pirates-mark-melancon-not-injured Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon's velocity has been down recently, but manager Clint Hurdle said ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:44:32 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang receives another start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962339-pirates-jung-ho-kang-receives-another-start Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang is in the starting lineup against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:39:23 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang posts first RBIs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962287-pirates-jung-ho-kang-posts-first-rbis Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang had a single and bases-clearing double Tuesday, April 21, against ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:29:51 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon's velocity down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962276-pirates-mark-melancon's-velocity-down Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon had his cutter bottom out at 86 mph Tuesday, April ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:29:05 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco out of Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962186-pirates-gregory-polanco-out-of-tuesday-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is not in the lineup Tuesday, April 21, against the ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:27:37 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer out of Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962183-pirates-jordy-mercer-out-of-tuesday-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (ribs) is not playing Tuesday, April 21, against the Chicago ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:23:33 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez not hitting Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962180-pirates-pedro-alvarez-not-hitting-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 21, against ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:16:50 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano looks to tame Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962139-pirates-francisco-liriano-looks-to-tame-cubs Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano has a 4-2 record and 2.30 ERA in nine career ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:55:53 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte heating up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962138-pirates-starling-marte-heating-up Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte hit his third home run in the last four games ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:55:23 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer misses game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962108-pirates-jordy-mercer-misses-game Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (chest) missed the game Monday, April 20, against the Chicago ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:37:45 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon nearing rehab stint http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961939-pirates-jameson-taillon-nearing-rehab-stint Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) continues to make progress and could begin a rehab ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:26:48 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole strikeout rate improving http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961866-pirates-gerrit-cole-strikeout-rate-improving Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole has seen his strikeout rate per nine innings improve from ... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 13:24:57 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli sitting out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961835-pirates-francisco-cervelli-sitting-out Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli is not in the starting lineup Sunday, April 19. C ... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:40:51 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli batting second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961578-pirates-francisco-cervelli-batting-second Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli is batting second against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 17. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:01:13 -0500 Pirates | Sean Rodriguez starting at the keystone http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961575-pirates-sean-rodriguez-starting-at-the-keystone Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Sean Rodriguez is starting at second base and batting eighth against the ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:58:08 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to rehab Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961352-pirates-charlie-morton-to-rehab-saturday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) will make a start at extended spring training Saturday, ... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:43:07 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon's velocity down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961177-pirates-mark-melancon's-velocity-down Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon has averaged 88.7 mph on his fastball through three innings ... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:22:37 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte with day off http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961040-pirates-starling-marte-with-day-off Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte is not in the starting lineup against Detroit Tigers SP ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:47:12 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett has good history at PNC http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961006-pirates-a.j.-burnett-has-good-history-at-pnc Pittsburgh Pirates SP A.J. Burnett is 14-12 with a 2.76 ERA in 35 career starts ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:46:53 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez at ease at 1B? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960990-pirates-pedro-alvarez-at-ease-at-1b? Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez is making the move across the diamond from third base ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:03:20 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen in lineup Monday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960799-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-in-lineup-monday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) is in the lineup Monday, April 13, against the ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 07:11:24 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez receives start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960719-pirates-tony-sanchez-receives-start Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez will be the starting catcher against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:24:42 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang starting at 3B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960718-pirates-jung-ho-kang-starting-at-3b Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang is starting at third base against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:15:32 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison sitting out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960717-pirates-josh-harrison-sitting-out Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison is not in the starting lineup Sunday, April 12. Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:10:31 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen returns to lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960716-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-returns-to-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) is in the starting lineup for the game against ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:05:22 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen out Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960583-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-out-saturday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) is not in the starting lineup against the Milwaukee ... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:15:51 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang starting Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960585-pirates-jung-ho-kang-starting-saturday Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang will start against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, April 11, batting ... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 11:59:11 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano's start pushed back http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960536-pirates-francisco-liriano's-start-pushed-back Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano (personal) will not make his scheduled start Sunday, April 12, ... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 07:24:29 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen leaves early Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960526-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-leaves-early-friday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (knee) removed himself from the game in the ninth inning ... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 06:17:09 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton will need rehab stint http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960122-pirates-charlie-morton-will-need-rehab-stint Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) threw a side session Monday, April 6, and will ... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:15:38 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison signs extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960007-pirates-josh-harrison-signs-extension Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison signed a four-year extension with club options for 2019 and ... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:27:32 -0500 Pirates | Vance Worley joining rotation http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959538-pirates-vance-worley-joining-rotation Pittsburgh Pirates SP Vance Worley is expected to start against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, April ... Sun, 05 Apr 2015 06:48:08 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959535-pirates-charlie-morton-to-dl Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) will begin the season on the disabled list, according ... Sun, 05 Apr 2015 06:39:22 -0500 Pirates | Pittsburgh trying to ink Gregory Polanco http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958658-pirates-pittsburgh-trying-to-ink-gregory-polanco Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco has rekindled contract talks with the organization, according to sources. ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:40:55 -0500 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