TOP 50 PITTSBURGH PIRATES NEWS Latest 50 Pittsburgh Pirates news http://www.kffl.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:51:05 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 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 Pirates | Edinson Volquez announced as starter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929878-pirates-edinson-volquez-announced-as-starter Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez will start the team's Wild Card Game Wednesday, Oct. 1. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:41:27 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929885-pirates-chris-stewart-leaves-game Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (hand) left the game after a bat hit his glove ... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:09:35 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929700-pirates-russell-martin-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Sunday, Sept. 28. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:05:17 -0500 Pirates | Two options could start extra game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929699-pirates-two-options-could-start-extra-game Pittsburgh Pirates SPs Jeff Locke and Vance Worley are candidates to start if the team ... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:03:20 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez may start playoff game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929698-pirates-edinson-volquez-may-start-playoff-game Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez appears to be the leading candidate to start a potential ... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:00:59 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole still scheduled to start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929696-pirates-gerrit-cole-still-scheduled-to-start Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole is still scheduled to be the starting pitcher Sunday, Sept. ... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:00:31 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole scratched http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929640-pirates-gerrit-cole-scratched Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (arm) was scratched from his start Sunday, Sept. 28, due ... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:44:07 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929577-pirates-russell-martin-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, Sept. 27. ... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:43:31 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis ill http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929566-pirates-ike-davis-ill Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis (illness) was not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 26, ... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:10:41 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton has surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929480-pirates-charlie-morton-has-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) underwent surgery Friday, Sept. 26, to repair the labrum ... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:02:11 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker back in http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929465-pirates-neil-walker-back-in Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker is batting cleanup and starting at second base Friday, Sept. ... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:33:13 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez getting checked out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929459-pirates-pedro-alvarez-getting-checked-out Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) will visit doctors Tuesday, Sept. 30, to determine when ... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:29:13 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez strong in win http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929350-pirates-edinson-volquez-strong-in-win Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez tossed seven scoreless innings Thursday, Sept. 25, picking up his ... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:27:26 -0500 Pirates | Big night for Andrew McCutchen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929348-pirates-big-night-for-andrew-mccutchen Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen went 1-for-2 with three RBIs, two runs scored, two walks ... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:00:21 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin back in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929322-pirates-russell-martin-back-in-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) is starting behind the plate and batting fifth Thursday, ... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:56:17 -0500 Pirates | Chaz Roe claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929151-pirates-chaz-roe-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed RP Chaz Roe off waivers from the New York Yankees on ... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:47:33 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin forced out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929139-pirates-russell-martin-forced-out Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (hamstring) was forced to leave the game Wednesday, Sept. 24, ... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:58:05 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker slumping http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929023-pirates-neil-walker-slumping Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker has a single hit in his last 23 plate appearances. ... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:17:45 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker not in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=929015-pirates-neil-walker-not-in-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 24. SS ... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:04:53 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton shut down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928946-pirates-charlie-morton-shut-down Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (groin) has been shut down. He felt pain in his ... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:03:15 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez interested in returning http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928761-pirates-edinson-volquez-interested-in-returning Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez is interested in re-signing with the team in the offseason. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:30:53 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin signing top priority http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928556-pirates-russell-martin-signing-top-priority The Pittsburgh Pirates have made it clear they would like to re-sign C Russell Martin ... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:13:47 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez another solid start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928356-pirates-edinson-volquez-another-solid-start Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez allowed three hits over seven scoreless innings Saturday, Sept. 20, ... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:07:27 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton talks injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928118-pirates-charlie-morton-talks-injury Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (groin) said the pain got dramatically ... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:43:19 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton scratched for Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928089-pirates-charlie-morton-scratched-for-sunday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (groin) will not start Sunday, Sept. 21, SP Vance Worley ... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:54:09 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte hitting in two hole http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=928065-pirates-starling-marte-hitting-in-two-hole Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte is batting second Friday, Sept. 19. He has only batted ... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:02:18 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton throws bullpen session http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927984-pirates-charlie-morton-throws-bullpen-session Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip, hernia) threw a bullpen session Thursday, Sept. 18. Morton ... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:51:39 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer returns to lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927883-pirates-jordy-mercer-returns-to-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (back) is batting seventh and playing shortstop Thursday, Sept. 18. ... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:52:36 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927882-pirates-russell-martin-out Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 18. C ... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:50:39 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer ailing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927664-pirates-jordy-mercer-ailing Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (back) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 17. ... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:28:56 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco batting second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927648-pirates-gregory-polanco-batting-second Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is batting second and playing right field Wednesday, Sept. 17. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:51:12 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer out with back tightness http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927504-pirates-jordy-mercer-out-with-back-tightness Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (back) was scratched from the lineup with back tightness Tuesday, ... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:10:23 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton starting Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927053-pirates-charlie-morton-starting-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip, hernia) will be activated from the disabled list to ... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:27:39 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte eyeing Tuesday return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=927027-pirates-starling-marte-eyeing-tuesday-return Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (elbow) isn't expected to return to action until Tuesday, Sept. ... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:18:30 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte out Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926983-pirates-starling-marte-out-sunday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (elbow) is out of the lineup Sunday, Sept. 14. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:07:43 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte out Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926940-pirates-starling-marte-out-saturday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (elbow) is out of the lineup Saturday, Sept. 13, but ... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:33:54 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton throws http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926851-pirates-charlie-morton-throws Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip, hernia) was able to throw 42 pitches in a ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:55:32 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte, Gregory Polanco sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926728-pirates-starling-marte,-gregory-polanco-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OFs Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco are not in the starting lineup Friday, ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:38:13 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin out of lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926727-pirates-russell-martin-out-of-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 12. C ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:35:33 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte loses streaks http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926635-pirates-starling-marte-loses-streaks Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte lost his 10-game hitting streak Thursday, Sept. 11, and a ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:12:17 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to throw Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926634-pirates-charlie-morton-to-throw-friday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) will throw a light bullpen session Friday, Sept. 12. ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:10:45 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte had arm pain http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926633-pirates-starling-marte-had-arm-pain Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (arm) left the game early in ... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:09:29 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano punches out 12 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926595-pirates-francisco-liriano-punches-out-12 Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano picked up his fifth win of the season Thursday, Sept. ... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:41:09 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte exits after HBP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926579-pirates-starling-marte-exits-after-hbp Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (undisclosed) left the team's game Thursday, Sept. 11, after being ... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:06:37 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sitting again http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926446-pirates-gregory-polanco-sitting-again Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 11. OF ... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:48:51 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte extends streak http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926426-pirates-starling-marte-extends-streak Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte had a sixth-inning single to extend his hitting streak to ... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:39:57 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez done for regular season http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926277-pirates-pedro-alvarez-done-for-regular-season Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) has a stress reaction in the fourth metararsal bone ... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:29:36 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=926220-pirates-gregory-polanco-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 10. OF ... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:47:33 -0500 Pirates | Ernesto Frieri released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925961-pirates-ernesto-frieri-released The Pittsburgh Pirates released RP Ernesto Frieri Monday, Sept. 8. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:06:28 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez's foot not improving http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925930-pirates-pedro-alvarez's-foot-not-improving Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez's (foot) injured foot "has stopped improving," according to general manager ... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:06:14 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen dialed in http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925918-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-dialed-in Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen went 3-for-4 with a run scored Monday, Sept. 8, and ... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:00:44 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison available http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925838-pirates-josh-harrison-available Pittsburgh Pirates OF Josh Harrison (ankle) is available to pinch hit Monday, Sept. 8, but ... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:27:27 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925812-pirates-josh-harrison-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OF Josh Harrison (ankle) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, Sept. 8. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:20:04 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez meeting with doctor http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925639-pirates-pedro-alvarez-meeting-with-doctor Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) is scheduled to meet with a foot specialist to ... Sun, 07 Sep 2014 14:10:25 -0500 Pirates | Two players outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925620-pirates-two-players-outrighted The Pittsburgh Pirates have outrighted INF Michael Martinez and 1B Chris McGuiness to Triple-A Indianapolis. Sun, 07 Sep 2014 12:15:19 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton progressing slowly http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925518-pirates-charlie-morton-progressing-slowly Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (groin) said the pain he experiences in his right groin ... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 21:58:44 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925486-pirates-josh-harrison-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison (ankle) is out of the lineup in the second game ... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 14:50:39 -0500 Pirates | Josh Harrison hurts ankle http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925478-pirates-josh-harrison-hurts-ankle Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Josh Harrison (ankle) left the game Saturday, Sept. 6, in the 11th ... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 13:52:03 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to throw simulated game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=925453-pirates-charlie-morton-to-throw-simulated-game Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) threw a bullpen session Friday, Sept. 5, and is ... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 11:25:56 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton throws sim game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924784-pirates-charlie-morton-throws-sim-game Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip) threw 76 pitches in a four-inning simulated game Tuesday, ... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:01:14 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider may return soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924777-pirates-travis-snider-may-return-soon The Pittsburgh Pirates are optimistic that OF Travis Snider (hamstring) will be able to rejoin ... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:42:52 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez able to pinch hit http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924776-pirates-pedro-alvarez-able-to-pinch-hit Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) is available to pinch hit but is not ready ... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:37:29 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton getting closer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924675-pirates-charlie-morton-getting-closer Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) will throw a side session Thursday, Sept. 4, or ... Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:36:13 -0500 Pirates | Make roster moves http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924644-pirates-make-roster-moves Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco, SPs Jeff Locke and Bobby LaFromboise, RPs Casey Sadler and ... Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:43:25 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to throw simulated game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924413-pirates-charlie-morton-to-throw-simulated-game Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) is scheduled to throw 50 to 75 pitches during ... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:06:41 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez not close http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924412-pirates-pedro-alvarez-not-close Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez (foot) is not close to returning to the lineup at ... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:03:24 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider runs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924410-pirates-travis-snider-runs Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider (hamstring) was able to participate in some running drills Monday, ... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:02:53 -0500 Pirates | Two added to roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924379-pirates-two-added-to-roster The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled C Tony Sanchez from Triple-A Indianapolis. The team also activated ... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:56:21 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924378-pirates-gerrit-cole-recalled The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled SP Gerrit Cole from Single-A Bristol. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:48:11 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez starting to hit http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924295-pirates-pedro-alvarez-starting-to-hit Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) was able to start hitting off a tee Sunday, ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:42:50 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton throws bullpen session http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924294-pirates-charlie-morton-throws-bullpen-session Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip, hernia) threw a bullpen session Sunday, Aug. 31. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:42:14 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton open to pitching out of bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924202-pirates-charlie-morton-open-to-pitching-out-of-bullpen Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hip, hernia) will not be able to get stretched out ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:24:16 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider remains sidelined http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924201-pirates-travis-snider-remains-sidelined Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider (hamstring) missed his second consecutive game Saturday, Aug. 30, because ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:22:54 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez remains sidelined http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924200-pirates-pedro-alvarez-remains-sidelined Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) missed his third consecutive game because of a sprained ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:20:00 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke to start Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924199-pirates-jeff-locke-to-start-tuesday Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke will be recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis Monday, Sept. 1, and ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:16:56 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton still contemplating surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=924016-pirates-charlie-morton-still-contemplating-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) has not made a decision regarding whether he will ... Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:20:11 -0500 Pirates | Brent Morel recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923997-pirates-brent-morel-recalled The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled 3B Brent Morel from Triple-A Indianapolis. In a corresponding move, ... Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:49:27 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923781-pirates-gerrit-cole-optioned Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole was optioned to Rookie-level Bristol Friday, Aug. 29. He is ... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:37:46 -0500 Pirates | No Pedro Alvarez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923690-pirates-no-pedro-alvarez Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 29, ... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:21:14 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923689-pirates-travis-snider-out Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 29, against ... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:20:52 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen solid in return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923410-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-solid-in-return Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) was back in the lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27, against ... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:27:22 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez still in boot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923301-pirates-pedro-alvarez-still-in-boot Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) was not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27, ... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:14:05 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider leaves early http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923282-pirates-travis-snider-leaves-early Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider (hamstring) left the game early in the third inning Wednesday, ... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:56:18 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen back in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923255-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-back-in-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27, ... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:04:36 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen is hopeful http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923186-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-is-hopeful Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen appeared to be fine after the ... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:13:54 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez in walking boot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923185-pirates-pedro-alvarez-in-walking-boot Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) was spotted in the clubhouse after the game Tuesday, ... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:13:32 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923167-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-leaves-game Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) left the game Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the St. ... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:58 -0500 Pirates | Joshua Bell moving to first http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=923084-pirates-joshua-bell-moving-to-first Pittsburgh Pirates OF Joshua Bell will play exclusively at first base in the Arizona Fall ... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:43:18 -0500 Pirates | Clint Barmes resumes utility role http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922882-pirates-clint-barmes-resumes-utility-role Pittsburgh Pirates SS Clint Barmes (groin) is back from the 15-day disabled list and ready ... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:59:33 -0500 Pirates | Hoping Jose Tabata can help http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922881-pirates-hoping-jose-tabata-can-help Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata is back with the big club, ... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:25:26 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton to make rehab start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922809-pirates-charlie-morton-to-make-rehab-start Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) will make a rehab start for Double-A Altoona Thursday, ... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:06:42 -0500 Pirates | Clint Barmes activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922754-pirates-clint-barmes-activated The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SS Clint Barmes (groin) from the 15-day disabled list. The ... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:13:30 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922753-pirates-jose-tabata-recalled The Pittsburgh Pirates have selected the contract of OF Jose Tabata from Triple-A Indianapolis. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:12:51 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922668-pirates-gregory-polanco-sent-down Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:13:46 -0500 Pirates | Bobby LaFromboise claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922601-pirates-bobby-lafromboise-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed P Bobby LaFromboise off waivers from the San Diego Padres ... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:06:56 -0500 Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel rehabbing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922358-pirates-stolmy-pimentel-rehabbing Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (ankle) is scheduled to make another rehab appearance for Double-A ... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:54:00 -0500 Pirates | Clint Barmes may return soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922357-pirates-clint-barmes-may-return-soon The Pittsburgh Pirates are hoping SS Clint Barmes (groin) will be able to come off ... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:46:55 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole impresses coach http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922304-pirates-gerrit-cole-impresses-coach Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole recovered well from his start Wednesday, Aug. 20, according to ... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:49:16 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sitting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922289-pirates-gregory-polanco-sitting Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 22, against ... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:48:55 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922270-pirates-pedro-alvarez-out Pittsbugh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 22, against ... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:36:32 -0500 Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel begins rehab http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=922152-pirates-stolmy-pimentel-begins-rehab Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (ankle) will begin his rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona Thursday, ... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:17:45 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker not in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921939-pirates-neil-walker-not-in-lineup Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker (back) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 20, ... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:51:53 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton will try to return in 2014 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921919-pirates-charlie-morton-will-try-to-return-in-2014 Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) has been diagnosed with a sports hernia but will ... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:33:04 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921909-pirates-gerrit-cole-activated The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SP Gerrit Cole (lat) from the 15-day disabled list. The ... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:04:58 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer not 100 percent http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921741-pirates-jordy-mercer-not-100-percent Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) said he is not 100 percent, and he doesn't ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:57:28 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer returns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921711-pirates-jordy-mercer-returns Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) is batting eighth and playing shortstop Tuesday, Aug. 19, ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:27:50 -0500 Pirates | Won't use Pedro Alvarez at third often http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921710-pirates-won't-use-pedro-alvarez-at-third-often Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez will not play third base often, if at all for ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:24:02 -0500 Pirates | No Pedro Alvarez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921700-pirates-no-pedro-alvarez Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 19, against ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:54:42 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921696-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-activated Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:41:30 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer sits again http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921584-pirates-jordy-mercer-sits-again Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) was not in the lineup Monday, Aug. 18, against ... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:17:47 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez to start at first base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921510-pirates-pedro-alvarez-to-start-at-first-base Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez is starting at first base Monday, Aug. 18. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:00:56 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen could return Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921492-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-could-return-tuesday The Pittsburgh Pirates are optimistic that OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) could be activated from the ... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:51:53 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton placed on disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921326-pirates-charlie-morton-placed-on-disabled-list The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed SP Charlie Morton (hip) on the 15-day disabled list because ... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:51:54 -0500 Pirates | Two relievers unavailable for Sunday's game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921322-pirates-two-relievers-unavailable-for-sunday's-game Pittsburgh Pirates RPs Tony Watson and Justin Wilson will be unavailable against the Washington Nationals ... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:46:33 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole to start Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921321-pirates-gerrit-cole-to-start-wednesday Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) will start against the Atlanta ... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:43:12 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen takes BP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921189-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-takes-bp Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) took batting practice and ran the bases Saturday, Aug. ... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:33:24 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole returning http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921179-pirates-gerrit-cole-returning Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) will make his next start with the Pirates next ... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 13:24:04 -0500 Pirates | Saturday lineup notes http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921162-pirates-saturday-lineup-notes Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez is in the starting lineup against the Washington Nationals Saturday, ... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:02:41 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker returns Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921135-pirates-neil-walker-returns-friday Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker (back) went 1-for-4 in his return to the starting lineup ... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 10:06:27 -0500 Pirates | Gerrit Cole pitches well in rehab start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=921039-pirates-gerrit-cole-pitches-well-in-rehab-start Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) pitched seven scoreless innings while striking out three batters ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:41:09 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920987-pirates-jordy-mercer-update Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) said there was no improvement ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:33:25 -0500 Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920984-pirates-stolmy-pimentel-to-dl Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (ankle) was officially placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:13:49 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer to see doctor http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920954-pirates-jordy-mercer-to-see-doctor Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) will visit with a doctor Friday, Aug. 15, because ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:55:15 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez's defense will be monitored http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920950-pirates-pedro-alvarez's-defense-will-be-monitored Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez's defense will be watched, and he could be replaced late ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:35:00 -0500 Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920808-pirates-stolmy-pimentel-to-dl Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (undisclosed) will be placed on the disabled list Friday, Aug. ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:24:45 -0500 Pirates | Designate Matt Hague for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920802-pirates-designate-matt-hague-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Matt Hague was designated for assignment Thursday, Aug. 14, in order to ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:10:31 -0500 Pirates | John Axford update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920768-pirates-john-axford-update Pittsburgh Pirates RP John Axford was acquired off trade waivers from the Cleveland Indians, and ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:37:51 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker could return Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920763-pirates-neil-walker-could-return-friday Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker (back) could be back in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:25:38 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer has forearm injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920761-pirates-jordy-mercer-has-forearm-injury Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (forearm) is dealing with right forearm tightness and isn't playing ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:20:17 -0500 Pirates | John Axford acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=920758-pirates-john-axford-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired RP John Axford from the Cleveland Indians Thursday, Aug. 14, according ... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:18:39 -0500