TOP 50 PITTSBURGH PIRATES NEWS Latest 50 Pittsburgh Pirates news http://www.kffl.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:18:55 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Pirates | Jason Grilli coughs up another http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901451-pirates-jason-grilli-coughs-up-another Pittsburgh Pirates CL Jason Grilli blew his third save Sunday, April 20. It's still early, but ... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:54:27 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider ejected Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901434-pirates-travis-snider-ejected-sunday Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider was ejected from the game against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, ... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:54:56 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis makes team debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901393-pirates-ike-davis-makes-team-debut Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis made his team debut Saturday, April 19, against the Milwaukee ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:36:48 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer receives treatment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901392-pirates-jordy-mercer-receives-treatment Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (ankle) will get treatment Saturday, April 19, and attempt baseball ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:36:18 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901369-pirates-ike-davis-activated The Pittsburgh Pirates have added 1B Ike Davis to the 25-man active roster. In a ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:34:24 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart activated from disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901367-pirates-chris-stewart-activated-from-disabled-list The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated C Chris Stewart (knee) from the 15-day disabled list. In ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:11:35 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin bumped to second spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901323-pirates-russell-martin-bumped-to-second-spot Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin batted second on Friday, April 18, as part of a ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:13:02 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer injury update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901281-pirates-jordy-mercer-injury-update Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (ankle) left the game early Friday, ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:44:06 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901276-pirates-jordy-mercer-leaves-game Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, April 18, after suffering ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:04:32 -0500 Pirates | Acquiring Ike Davis http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901259-pirates-acquiring-ike-davis The Pittsburgh Pirates are working with the New York Mets to acquire 1B Ike Davis, ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:27:22 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart looking good during rehab http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901258-pirates-chris-stewart-looking-good-during-rehab Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) was 3-for-4 Thursday, April 17, and has hit safely ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:25:46 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen hits first homer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901182-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-hits-first-homer Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the year Thursday, April 17. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:54:31 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez earns first win http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901169-pirates-edinson-volquez-earns-first-win Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez earned his first win with his new team Thursday, April ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:59:18 -0500 Pirates | Andrew Lambo off to good start in minors http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901168-pirates-andrew-lambo-off-to-good-start-in-minors Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Andrew Lambo, a candidate to make the active roster who was sent ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:56:33 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata passes concussion tests http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901167-pirates-jose-tabata-passes-concussion-tests Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (head) passed all concussion protocols Thursday, April 17, a day ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:54:31 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata injury update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900892-pirates-jose-tabata-injury-update Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (head) left the game early Wednesday, ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:29:47 -0500 Pirates | Jose Tabata leaves early http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900885-pirates-jose-tabata-leaves-early Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (undisclosed) is leaving the game early Wednesday, April 16, after ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:53:17 -0500 Pirates | Two hit two out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900816-pirates-two-hit-two-out Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker and 1B Gaby Sanchez hit back-to-back homers twice in the ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:53:00 -0500 Pirates | Not a cookie cutter platoon at 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900790-pirates-not-a-cookie-cutter-platoon-at-1b Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Tuesday, April 15, that the platoon at first base ... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:17:48 -0500 Pirates | Watching Wandy Rodriguez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900789-pirates-watching-wandy-rodriguez Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Tuesday, April 15, that he is keeping an eye ... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:17:15 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon still not giving up long ball http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900654-pirates-mark-melancon-still-not-giving-up-long-ball Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon celebrated the one-year anniversary Monday, April 14, of the last ... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:48:39 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart nearing return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900653-pirates-chris-stewart-nearing-return Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) caught seven innings for Triple-A Indianapolis Saturday, April 12, ... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:48:09 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen injury update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900320-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-injury-update Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (ankle) left the game Friday, April ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:27:06 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart moves to Triple-A http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900312-pirates-chris-stewart-moves-to-triple-a Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) has moved to Triple-A Indianapolis to continue his rehab ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:36:21 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900311-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-leaves-game Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, April 11, because of ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:32:30 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke activated, demoted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900194-pirates-jeff-locke-activated,-demoted The Pittsburgh Pirates activated SP Jeff Locke (oblique) from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, April ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:40:16 -0500 Pirates | Vin Mazzaro accepts assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900158-pirates-vin-mazzaro-accepts-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates RP Vin Mazzaro has accepted his outright assignment and has been assigned to ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:47:00 -0500 Pirates | Jason Grilli makes it interesting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900138-pirates-jason-grilli-makes-it-interesting Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jason Grilli walked two, allowed a single and struck out two to ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:23:29 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon has successful surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900089-pirates-jameson-taillon-has-successful-surgery Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) underwent successful Tommy John surgery Thursday, April 9. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:14:08 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin parks two http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900064-pirates-russell-martin-parks-two Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin hit two home runs Wednesday, April 9. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:10:15 -0500 Pirates | Vin Mazzaro outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899816-pirates-vin-mazzaro-outrighted Pittsburgh Pirates RP Vin Mazzaro cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Indianapolis Tuesday, April ... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:22:28 -0500 Pirates | More on Edinson Volquez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899778-pirates-more-on-edinson-volquez The Pittsburgh Pirates have stressed that SP Edinson Volquez keep his head on line with ... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:46:43 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez on his way to being fixed? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899775-pirates-edinson-volquez-on-his-way-to-being-fixed? The Pittsburgh Pirates have been trying to correct SP Edinson Volquez's delivery since acquiring him. ... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:34:43 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart starts rehab assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899530-pirates-chris-stewart-starts-rehab-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) started a rehab assignment with Single-A Bradenton Sunday, April ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 19:23:21 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon to have Tommy John surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899472-pirates-jameson-taillon-to-have-tommy-john-surgery Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) has decided to undergo Tommy ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 11:01:44 -0500 Pirates | Clint Hurdle, Neal Huntington receive contract extensions http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899405-pirates-clint-hurdle,-neal-huntington-receive-contract-extensions The Pittsburgh Pirates have given three-year contract extensions to manager Clint Hurdle and general manager ... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 12:01:10 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez will still make start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899360-pirates-edinson-volquez-will-still-make-start Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez said he still will be able to make his scheduled ... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:48:33 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon working on solid streak http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899065-pirates-mark-melancon-working-on-solid-streak Pittsburgh Pirates RP Mark Melancon worked an inning Wednesday, April 2, against the Chicago Cubs, ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:08:19 -0500 Pirates | Confident in Travis Snider http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899064-pirates-confident-in-travis-snider The Pittsburgh Pirates are confident using OF Travis Snider in the second spot of the ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:05:15 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon receives second opinion http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899063-pirates-jameson-taillon-receives-second-opinion Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) had a second opinion on his right elbow Monday, ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:38:45 -0500 Pirates | Two players placed on disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898602-pirates-two-players-placed-on-disabled-list The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed SP Jeff Locke (side) and C Chris Stewart (knee) on ... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:49:03 -0500 Pirates | Andrew Oliver outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898584-pirates-andrew-oliver-outrighted The Pittsburgh Pirates outrighted SP Andrew Oliver to the minors on Saturday, March 29, removing ... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 01:08:12 -0500 Pirates | Vin Mazzaro designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898583-pirates-vin-mazzaro-designated-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates RP Vin Mazzaro was designated for assignment to clear a spot on the ... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 01:05:08 -0500 Pirates | Bryan Morris to make team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898444-pirates-bryan-morris-to-make-team Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said RP Bryan Morris will make the opening day roster. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:32:25 -0500 Pirates | Keon Broxton acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898215-pirates-keon-broxton-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired OF Keon Broxton from the Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday, March 27. The ... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:36:23 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano says he's ready http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898080-pirates-francisco-liriano-says-he's-ready Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano (groin) pronounced himself ready after three innings of a simulated ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:17:24 -0500 Pirates | More on Starling Marte's deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898030-pirates-more-on-starling-marte's-deal Updating earlier reports, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte's six-year deal is worth $31 million. The ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:44:59 -0500 Pirates | Starling Marte agrees to extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898025-pirates-starling-marte-agrees-to-extension The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to a six-year extension with OF Starling Marte, pending a physical. ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:27:36 -0500 Pirates | Nearing deal with Starling Marte http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898022-pirates-nearing-deal-with-starling-marte The Pittsburgh Pirates are nearing a six-year extension with OF Starling Marte. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:15:15 -0500 Pirates | Make cuts http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897967-pirates-make-cuts The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned 1B Andrew Lambo to Triple-A Indianapolis Tuesday, March 25, meaning 1B ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:06:40 -0500 Pirates | Vance Worley acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897936-pirates-vance-worley-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired SP Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins Tuesday, March 25, in ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:02:48 -0500 Pirates | Have had trade talks for Didi Gregorius http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897857-pirates-have-had-trade-talks-for-didi-gregorius The Pittsburgh Pirates have had trade talks with the Arizona Diamondbacks for SS Didi Gregorius. ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 05:28:06 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano to test groin http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897856-pirates-francisco-liriano-to-test-groin Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano (groin) will test his sore groin Wednesday, March 26, in ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 05:27:27 -0500 Pirates | Trying to lock up Starling Marte http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897614-pirates-trying-to-lock-up-starling-marte Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte has declined two offers so far for a contract extension ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 01:01:01 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano leaves early http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897356-pirates-francisco-liriano-leaves-early Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano (undisclosed) left his start early Thursday, March 20, after suffering ... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:27:35 -0500 Pirates | Shopping Jose Tabata http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896949-pirates-shopping-jose-tabata The Pittsburgh Pirates are shopping OF Jose Tabata. He has three years and $12.25 million ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 07:28:38 -0500 Pirates | Andrew Lambo unlikely to make team? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896810-pirates-andrew-lambo-unlikely-to-make-team? Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Andrew Lambo seems unlikely to make the team out of spring training, ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:40:03 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez likely to make rotation http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896764-pirates-edinson-volquez-likely-to-make-rotation Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington indicated SP Edinson Volquez likely will make the starting ... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:31:45 -0500 Pirates | Daniel Schlereth has shot at bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896697-pirates-daniel-schlereth-has-shot-at-bullpen The Pittsburgh Pirates may use P Daniel Schlereth out of the bullpen to start the ... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:08:06 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896440-pirates-gregory-polanco-sent-down The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned OF Gregory Polanco and P Duke Welker to Triple-A Indianapolis. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 05:47:28 -0500 Pirates | Andrew Lambo struggling http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896239-pirates-andrew-lambo-struggling Pittsburgh Pirates 1B/OF Andrew Lambo is 2-for-23 to start spring training, but the club will ... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 08:14:37 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez taking better approach http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896238-pirates-pedro-alvarez-taking-better-approach Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez, who hit his second homer of the spring Wednesday, March ... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 08:10:00 -0500 Pirates | Jay Jackson being noticed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895619-pirates-jay-jackson-being-noticed Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jay Jackson has pitched well enough this spring to be noticed by ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:07:17 -0500 Pirates | 1B, RF positions up in the air http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895618-pirates-1b,-rf-positions-up-in-the-air Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle continues to try and figure out the team's left field ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:02:52 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke plays catch http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895616-pirates-jeff-locke-plays-catch Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke (oblique) said he only played catch Monday, March 10, and ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:59:16 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin rolling http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895560-pirates-russell-martin-rolling Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin went 2-for-2 with a walk and his fourth home run ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 05:59:07 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin continues torrid spring http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895475-pirates-russell-martin-continues-torrid-spring Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin hit another home run Monday, March 10, and is 8-for-15 ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:48:04 -0500 Pirates | Jeff Locke skipped http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895474-pirates-jeff-locke-skipped Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke (oblique) did not start Monday, March 10, because he's dealing ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:46:27 -0500 Pirates | Phillip Irwin throws BP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895472-pirates-phillip-irwin-throws-bp Pittsburgh Pirates RP Phillip Irwin (elbow) threw batting practice for the first time Monday, March ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:44:39 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon sent to minors camp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895373-pirates-jameson-taillon-sent-to-minors-camp The Pittsburgh Pirates sent SP Jameson Taillon to their minor league camp among the team's ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:55:23 -0500 Pirates | Five others cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895333-pirates-five-others-cut The Pittsburgh Pirates reassigned 3B Matt Hague and C Carlos Paulino to minor-league camp. SS ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:18:56 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon reassigned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895332-pirates-jameson-taillon-reassigned The Pittsburgh Pirates reassigned SP Jameson Taillon to minor-league camp. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:15:23 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin would consider extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894849-pirates-russell-martin-would-consider-extension Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin is willing to consider a contract extension with the team, ... Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:20:24 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez day-to-day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894334-pirates-gaby-sanchez-day-to-day Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said 1B Gaby Sanchez (knee) is considered day-to-day after being ... Sun, 02 Mar 2014 21:21:36 -0500 Pirates | Have scouted Mike Carp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894294-pirates-have-scouted-mike-carp The Pittsburgh Pirates have scouted Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Carp this spring. They have ... Sun, 02 Mar 2014 13:37:23 -0500 Pirates | Chase d'Arnaud sent to Triple-A http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894222-pirates-chase-d'arnaud-sent-to-triple-a Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SS Chase d'Arnaud has cleared waivers and been outrighted ... Sat, 01 Mar 2014 13:49:13 -0500 Pirates | Clint Barmes to move around http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894166-pirates-clint-barmes-to-move-around Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said SS Clint Barmes will see time at second base ... Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:06:35 -0500 Pirates | Travis Ishikawa out a few days http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893888-pirates-travis-ishikawa-out-a-few-days Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Travis Ishikawa (leg) will sit out at least a few more days ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:02:36 -0500 Pirates | Chase d'Arnaud cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893524-pirates-chase-d'arnaud-cut The Pittsburgh Pirates designated SS Chase d'Arnaud for assignment Monday, Feb. 24. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:55:13 -0500 Pirates | Brent Morel claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893468-pirates-brent-morel-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed 3B Brent Morel off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, ... Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:06:09 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano tabbed for opener http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892641-pirates-francisco-liriano-tabbed-for-opener Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Tuesday, Feb. 18, that SP Francisco Liriano will be ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:54:21 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen wants to improve baserunning http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892640-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-wants-to-improve-baserunning Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen said Tuesday, Feb. 18, that he wants to be a ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:53:43 -0500 Pirates | Jason Grilli taking it slow http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892568-pirates-jason-grilli-taking-it-slow Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jason Grilli (forearm) missed his bullpen session over the weekend but threw ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:41:30 -0500 Pirates | Tweaking Edinson Volquez's delivery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892567-pirates-tweaking-edinson-volquez's-delivery The Pittsburgh Pirates have already tweaked the delivery of SP Edinson Volquez, and they think ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:38:58 -0500 Pirates | Still monitoring Ike Davis http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892566-pirates-still-monitoring-ike-davis The Pittsburgh Pirates are still monitoring a trade for New York Mets 1B Ike Davis ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:38:34 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider injured http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892532-pirates-travis-snider-injured Pittsburgh Pirates OF Travis Snider (finger) has been shut down after cutting a finger on ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:08:06 -0500 Pirates | Three more report early http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892354-pirates-three-more-report-early Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez, OF Chris Dickerson and OF Gregory Polanco reported to camp ... Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:25:35 -0500 Pirates | Jury still out on three http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892353-pirates-jury-still-out-on-three Pittsburgh Pirates manager feels it takes at least 1,500 career at-bats in the majors before ... Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:25:08 -0500 Pirates | No word on opening day starter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892352-pirates-no-word-on-opening-day-starter Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is not revealing his plans for the March 31 regular ... Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:23:59 -0500 Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel out of options http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892351-pirates-stolmy-pimentel-out-of-options Pittsburgh Pirates P Stolmy Pimentel is out of options, so the team will look hard ... Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:23:19 -0500 Pirates | Wandy Rodriguez throws http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892210-pirates-wandy-rodriguez-throws Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (forearm) threw 28 pitches during a bullpen session Friday, Feb. ... Fri, 14 Feb 2014 21:55:46 -0500 Pirates | Yao-Hsun Yang signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892024-pirates-yao-hsun-yang-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed P Yao-Hsun Yang to a minor league deal with an invite ... Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:00:50 -0500 Pirates | Wandy Rodriguez slightly behind http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892013-pirates-wandy-rodriguez-slightly-behind Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (forearm) is on a slightly different schedule than the rest ... Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:09:20 -0500 Pirates | Outbid for A.J. Burnett http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891952-pirates-outbid-for-a.j.-burnett The Pittsburgh Pirates offered SP A.J. Burnett (Phillies) $12 million to return for the 2014 ... Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:03:56 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez likely set for Triple-A http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891741-pirates-tony-sanchez-likely-set-for-triple-a Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez did not do enough to convince management he is ready ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:07:58 -0500 Pirates | Plan to look at Jameson Taillon more http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891740-pirates-plan-to-look-at-jameson-taillon-more Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said Monday, Feb. 10, that the team plans to ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:07:28 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco might make impact http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891739-pirates-gregory-polanco-might-make-impact Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco could find that right field is his job by mid-June ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:07:04 -0500 Pirates | Jordy Mercer listed as top SS for now http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891738-pirates-jordy-mercer-listed-as-top-ss-for-now Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer took over as the starting shortstop down the stretch last ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:06:36 -0500 Pirates | Wandy Rodriguez says he'll be ready http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891737-pirates-wandy-rodriguez-says-he'll-be-ready Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (forearm) insists he will be ready for the first day ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:06:11 -0500 Pirates | Still looking to upgrade at 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891736-pirates-still-looking-to-upgrade-at-1b The Pittsburgh Pirates have 1Bs Andrew Lambo, Chris McGuiness and Gaby Sanchez vying for at-bats ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:05:32 -0500 Pirates | Omir Santos signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891557-pirates-omir-santos-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free-agent C Omir Santos (Indians) to a minor league deal ... Sat, 08 Feb 2014 10:01:59 -0500 Pirates | Blake Davis signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890431-pirates-blake-davis-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed SS Blake Davis to a minor-league contract. No financial details ... Tue, 28 Jan 2014 00:44:12 -0500 Pirates | Not expected to go after SP if A.J. Burnett retires http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890337-pirates-not-expected-to-go-after-sp-if-a.j.-burnett-retires The Pittsburgh Pirates likely will not go after a starting pitcher if free-agent SP A.J. ... Sun, 26 Jan 2014 20:52:04 -0500 Pirates | Erick Fernandez signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890304-pirates-erick-fernandez-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed C Erick Fernandez (Nationals) to a minor league contract. Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:20:54 -0500 Pirates | Moving on from A.J. Burnett http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890015-pirates-moving-on-from-a.j.-burnett The Pittsburgh Pirates are turning the page on re-signing SP A.J. Burnett, but they will ... Thu, 23 Jan 2014 13:00:22 -0500 Pirates | Vin Mazzaro avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889423-pirates-vin-mazzaro-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with RP Vin Mazzaro Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:18:32 -0500 Pirates | Neil Walker avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889422-pirates-neil-walker-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with 2B Neil Walker Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:16:05 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889403-pirates-pedro-alvarez-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with 3B Pedro Alvarez Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:46:13 -0500 Pirates | Mark Melancon avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889394-pirates-mark-melancon-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with RP Mark Melancon Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:32:11 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889356-pirates-gaby-sanchez-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with 1B Gaby Sanchez Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 10:03:14 -0500 Pirates | Travis Snider avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889333-pirates-travis-snider-avoids-arbitration The Pittsburgh Pirates have avoided arbitration with OF Travis Snider by agreeing to a one-year ... Thu, 16 Jan 2014 21:49:07 -0500 Pirates | Three more headed to ST as non-roster invitees http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889062-pirates-three-more-headed-to-st-as-non-roster-invitees The Pittsburgh Pirates have invited 3B Matt Hague, C Carlos Paulino and P Zach Thornton ... Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:33:12 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon invited to spring training http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889061-pirates-jameson-taillon-invited-to-spring-training Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon, regarded as the team's top prospect, will be a non-roster ... Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:32:42 -0500 Pirates | Robert Andino among non-roster invitees http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889060-pirates-robert-andino-among-non-roster-invitees Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jake Brigham, RP Cody Eppley, RP Jay Jackson, RP Josh Kinney, SP ... Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:32:10 -0500 Pirates | Pitching coach believes A.J. Burnett will retire http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888575-pirates-pitching-coach-believes-a.j.-burnett-will-retire Pittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage believes free-agent SP A.J. Burnett will choose to call ... Thu, 09 Jan 2014 23:28:14 -0500 Pirates | Wandy Rodriguez looking good http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888358-pirates-wandy-rodriguez-looking-good Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (forearm) threw for roughly 10 minutes from 70 feet during ... Wed, 08 Jan 2014 13:43:58 -0500 Pirates | Robert Andino re-signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888181-pirates-robert-andino-re-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates re-signed 2B Robert Andino to a minor league deal with an invite ... Tue, 07 Jan 2014 09:30:07 -0500 Pirates | Chris Dickerson signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888054-pirates-chris-dickerson-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent OF Chris Dickerson (Orioles) to a minor league deal Monday, ... Mon, 06 Jan 2014 09:38:35 -0500 Pirates | Chris McGuiness acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=887378-pirates-chris-mcguiness-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired 1B Chris McGuiness from the Texas Rangers for P Miles ... Mon, 30 Dec 2013 12:46:54 -0500 Pirates | Six signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885654-pirates-six-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent RP Daniel Schlereth (Orioles), SP Adam Wilk (Korean League), SP ... Wed, 18 Dec 2013 09:51:25 -0500 Pirates | Interested in Ike Davis, Mitch Moreland http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885570-pirates-interested-in-ike-davis,-mitch-moreland The Pittsburgh Pirates are interested in trading for New York Mets 1B Ike Davis and ... Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:28:03 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez not likely to open as full-timer in 2014 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885183-pirates-gaby-sanchez-not-likely-to-open-as-full-timer-in-2014 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review columnist Joe Starkey speculates Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Gaby Sanchez will not open the ... Sun, 15 Dec 2013 03:25:18 -0500 Pirates | Jason Grilli would like extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885157-pirates-jason-grilli-would-like-extension Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jason Grilli said he would like to sign an extension with the ... Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:29:08 -0500 Pirates | Michael Martinez signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885125-pirates-michael-martinez-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free-agent INF/OF Michael Martinez (Phillies) to a minor league contract, ... Sat, 14 Dec 2013 12:30:19 -0500 Pirates | Two designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885084-pirates-two-designated-for-assignment The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated OF Jerry Sands and RP Ryan Reid for assignment. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 19:55:40 -0500 Pirates | Clint Barmes signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884931-pirates-clint-barmes-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates and SS Clint Barmes have agreed on a one-year contract worth $2 ... Fri, 13 Dec 2013 02:48:36 -0500 Pirates | Edinson Volquez signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884632-pirates-edinson-volquez-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Edinson Volquez (Dodgers) to a one-year, $5 million deal ... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:02:21 -0500 Pirates | Interested in Johan Santana http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884598-pirates-interested-in-johan-santana The Pittsburgh Pirates have requested the medical reports from free-agent SP Johan Santana (Mets). The ... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:01:58 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton contract breakdown http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884566-pirates-charlie-morton-contract-breakdown Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton will earn $4 million next year, and his contract will ... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:33:43 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton signs extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884551-pirates-charlie-morton-signs-extension The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed SP Charlie Morton to a three-year contract worth $21 million. ... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:34:45 -0500 Pirates | Getting hits on Justin Wilson http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884413-pirates-getting-hits-on-justin-wilson The Pittsburgh Pirates are receiving plenty of trade interest in RP Justin Wilson and are ... Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:07:42 -0500 Pirates | Unlikely to sign Bronson Arroyo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884405-pirates-unlikely-to-sign-bronson-arroyo The Pittsburgh Pirates are unlikely to sign free-agent SP Bronson Arroyo (Reds). Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:27:08 -0500 Pirates | In talks regarding James Loney http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884352-pirates-in-talks-regarding-james-loney The Pittsburgh Pirates are in talks about possibly signing free-agent 1B James Loney (Rays). Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:26:30 -0500 Pirates | Wandy Rodriguez improving http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884222-pirates-wandy-rodriguez-improving Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (forearm) is in the "early stages of his throwing program" ... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:51:29 -0500 Pirates | Won't go after Masahiro Tanaka http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884213-pirates-won't-go-after-masahiro-tanaka The Pittsburgh Pirates won't pursue Japanese SP Masahiro Tanaka. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:33:40 -0500 Pirates | Interested in Mike Carp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884195-pirates-interested-in-mike-carp The Pittsburgh Pirates are interested in trading for Boston Red Sox OF Mike Carp. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:58:15 -0500 Pirates | Not interested in Ike Davis http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884148-pirates-not-interested-in-ike-davis The Pittsburgh Pirates do not appear interested in New York Mets 1B Ike Davis at ... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:57:16 -0500 Pirates | Logan Morrison, Adam Lind could be 1B options http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884128-pirates-logan-morrison,-adam-lind-could-be-1b-options The Pittsburgh Pirates are considering the possibility of trading for Miami Marlins 1B Logan Morrison ... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:11:23 -0500 Pirates | May address several areas at winter meetings http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=884094-pirates-may-address-several-areas-at-winter-meetings The Pittsburgh Pirates may look for a first baseman, starting pitcher, shortstop or right fielder ... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 00:58:21 -0500 Pirates | Check in with Bronson Arroyo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883969-pirates-check-in-with-bronson-arroyo The Pittsburgh Pirates have checked in with free-agent SP Bronson Arroyo (Reds) this offseason. Sun, 08 Dec 2013 11:30:58 -0500 Pirates | Ralph Enriquez signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883569-pirates-ralph-enriquez-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent C Ralph Henriquez (Independent League) to a minor league deal ... Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:49:12 -0500 Pirates | Check in on Adam Lind, Mitch Moreland http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883340-pirates-check-in-on-adam-lind,-mitch-moreland The Pittsburgh Pirates have checked in on the availability of Toronto Blue Jays 1B Adam ... Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:47:49 -0500 Pirates | Interested in James Loney http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883339-pirates-interested-in-james-loney The Pittsburgh Pirates are believed to have free-agent 1B James Loney (Rays) as their main ... Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:47:02 -0500 Pirates | Roster moves http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883162-pirates-roster-moves The Pittsburgh Pirates non-tendered 1B Garrett Jones, C Mike McKenry and SP Kyle McPherson Monday, ... Tue, 03 Dec 2013 10:32:48 -0500 Pirates | Will tender Charlie Morton http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=883041-pirates-will-tender-charlie-morton The Pittsburgh Pirates will tender SP Charlie Morton a contract by the deadline Monday, Dec. ... Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:05:18 -0500 Pirates | Mike McKenry cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=882975-pirates-mike-mckenry-cut The Pittsburgh Pirates designated C Mike McKenry for assignment Monday, Dec. 2, to make room ... Mon, 02 Dec 2013 09:51:37 -0500 Pirates | Chris Stewart acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=882967-pirates-chris-stewart-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired C Chris Stewart from the New York Yankees for an undisclosed ... Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:56:30 -0500 Pirates | Two signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=882237-pirates-two-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent C Nevin Ashley (Reds) and RP Cody Eppley (Twins) to ... Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:06:52 -0500 Pirates | Searching for platoon partner at 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=882173-pirates-searching-for-platoon-partner-at-1b Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said Monday, Nov. 25, that he is searching for ... Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:57:42 -0500 Pirates | Jaff Decker will have chance to win job http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=882172-pirates-jaff-decker-will-have-chance-to-win-job Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said Monday, Nov. 25, that OF Jaff Decker can ... Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:57:18 -0500