TOP 50 PITTSBURGH PIRATES NEWS Latest 50 Pittsburgh Pirates news http://www.kffl.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:05:29 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 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 10:57:06 -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 10:56:43 -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 10:28:26 -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 ... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:40:42 -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 11:54:47 -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 11:51:17 -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 04:18:13 -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 08:09:18 -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 07:06:16 -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 07:05:38 -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 15:44:33 -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 21:49:18 -0500 Pirates | Acquire Antonio Bastardo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941851-pirates-acquire-antonio-bastardo The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired RP Antonio Bastardo from the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday, Dec. 10, according ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:57:24 -0500 Pirates | Talking with Neil Walker about extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941763-pirates-talking-with-neil-walker-about-extension Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker's representatives have had discussions with the team about a multi-year ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:31:03 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez sent home from winter ball http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941746-pirates-tony-sanchez-sent-home-from-winter-ball Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez was sent home early from the Dominican Winter League after ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:30:47 -0500 Pirates | Interested in Antonio Bastardo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941735-pirates-interested-in-antonio-bastardo Philadelphia Phillies RP Antonio Bastardo is receiving interest from the Pittsburgh Pirates, and a market ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:08:39 -0500 Pirates | Pittsburgh discussing Brian Matusz http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941722-pirates-pittsburgh-discussing-brian-matusz Baltimore Orioles RP Brian Matusz is being discussed by the Pittsburgh Pirates, who'd be willing ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:34:45 -0500 Pirates | May look to acquire Brian Matusz http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941706-pirates-may-look-to-acquire-brian-matusz Baltimore Orioles RP Brian Matusz appears to be a trade target for the Pittsburgh Pirates. ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:49:14 -0500 Pirates | Craig Breslow could be option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941705-pirates-craig-breslow-could-be-option Free-agent RP Craig Breslow (Red Sox) could be an option for the Pittsburgh Pirates this ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:42:19 -0500 Pirates | Pat Neshek nearly signed with team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941699-pirates-pat-neshek-nearly-signed-with-team Houston Astros RP Pat Neshek said he was close to signing with the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:30:20 -0500 Pirates | PIT unlikely to pursue Edinson Volquez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941691-pirates-pit-unlikely-to-pursue-edinson-volquez Free-agent SP Edinson Volquez (Pirates) does not appear to be an option for the Pittsburgh ... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:07:46 -0500 Pirates | Comfortable with Francisco Cervelli, Chris Stewart http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941613-pirates-comfortable-with-francisco-cervelli,-chris-stewart Pittsburgh Pirates Cs Francisco Cervelli and Chris Stewart will likely be the catching combination entering ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:41:45 -0500 Pirates | Gregory Polanco the starter in RF http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941612-pirates-gregory-polanco-the-starter-in-rf Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco will likely head into spring training as the starting right ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:39:38 -0500 Pirates | PIT looking at Edinson Volquez http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941531-pirates-pit-looking-at-edinson-volquez The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to go after free-agent SP Edinson Volquez (Pirates) and try ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:29:44 -0500 Pirates | Pittsburgh expected to look at Pat Neshek http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941521-pirates-pittsburgh-expected-to-look-at-pat-neshek Free-agent RP Pat Neshek (Cardinals) is expected to have a bidder in the Pittsburgh Pirates. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:44:03 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano returning to Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941495-pirates-francisco-liriano-returning-to-pittsburgh Free-agent SP Francisco Liriano (Pirates) has agreed to a deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, ... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 10:27:05 -0500 Pirates | Josh Lindblom claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941329-pirates-josh-lindblom-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed SP Josh Lindblom off waivers from the Oakland Athletics. The ... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:17:02 -0500 Pirates | Still interested in Francisco Liriano http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=941137-pirates-still-interested-in-francisco-liriano The Pittsburgh Pirates are reportedly interested in re-signing SP Francisco Liriano to a three-year contract, ... Sun, 07 Dec 2014 10:36:20 -0500 Pirates | Clayton Richard signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940341-pirates-clayton-richard-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Clayton Richard (Diamondbacks) to a minor league deal with ... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:15:45 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez, Chaz Roe non-tendered http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940336-pirates-gaby-sanchez,-chaz-roe-non-tendered Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Gaby Sanchez and P Chaz Roe were not tendered contracts, making them ... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:07:48 -0500 Pirates | Deibinson Romero signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940165-pirates-deibinson-romero-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent 3B Deibinson Romero (Twins) to a minor league deal with ... Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:01:10 -0500 Pirates | Gorkys Hernandez signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=940164-pirates-gorkys-hernandez-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent OF Gorkys Hernandez (White Sox) to a minor league deal ... Tue, 02 Dec 2014 08:59:07 -0500 Pirates | Gaby Sanchez designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939985-pirates-gaby-sanchez-designated-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Gaby Sanchez was designated for assignment Monday, Dec. 1. Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:33:07 -0500 Pirates | Sean Rodriguez acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939979-pirates-sean-rodriguez-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired 2B/SS Sean Rodriguez from the Tampa Bay Rays for a player ... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:20:58 -0500 Pirates | Ramon Cabrera released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=939203-pirates-ramon-cabrera-released Pittsburgh Pirates C Ramon Cabrera was released Tuesday, Nov. 25. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:59:28 -0500 Pirates | Two catchers signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938732-pirates-two-catchers-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free-agent Cs Miguel Perez (Pirates) and Sebastian Valle (Phillies) to ... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:26:34 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938392-pirates-radhames-liz-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Radhames Liz (Blue Jays) to a major-league contract Friday, ... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:28:59 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez moving to first base? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938371-pirates-pedro-alvarez-moving-to-first-base? Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez's move to first base appears likely for next season after ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:55:55 -0500 Pirates | Make two roster moves http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938363-pirates-make-two-roster-moves Pittsburgh Pirates C Ramon Cabrera was designated for assignment Thursday, Nov. 20, and 3B ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:08:31 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938362-pirates-ike-davis-designated-for-assignment Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis was designated for assignment Thursday, Nov. 20. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:06:33 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Florimon claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=938295-pirates-pedro-florimon-claimed The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed INF Pedro Florimon off waivers from the Washington Nationals Thursday, Nov. ... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:54:35 -0500 Pirates | Radhames Liz signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937995-pirates-radhames-liz-signs The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SP Radhames Liz (Blue Jays) to a minor league deal ... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:01:37 -0500 Pirates | Five signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937891-pirates-five-signed The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent Ps Jeremy Bleich (Yankees), Deolis Guerra (Twins), Blake Wood (Royals) ... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:51:03 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett will be ready for spring training http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937306-pirates-a.j.-burnett-will-be-ready-for-spring-training Pittsburgh Pirates SP A.J. Burnett had hernia surgery after the 2014 season ended. He expects ... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:05:34 -0500 Pirates | A.J. Burnett signs with Pittsburgh http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937261-pirates-a.j.-burnett-signs-with-pittsburgh Free-agent SP A.J. Burnett (Phillies) signed a one-year, $8.5 million contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:42:06 -0500 Pirates | Ike Davis odd man out? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937184-pirates-ike-davis-odd-man-out? Speculation has Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Ike Davis being moved in the offseason, as the team ... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 23:53:32 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin still an option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=937012-pirates-russell-martin-still-an-option Free-agent C Russell Martin (Pirates) is still an option for the Pittsburgh Pirates even though ... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 08:27:56 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Cervelli acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936958-pirates-francisco-cervelli-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired C Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees Wednesday, Nov. 12, ... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:47:18 -0500 Pirates| Rob Scahill acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936678-pirates-rob-scahill-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired RP Rob Scahill from the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, Nov. 11, in ... Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:15:37 -0500 Pirates | Francisco Liriano declines Pirates' offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936529-pirates-francisco-liriano-declines-pirates'-offer Free-agent SP Francisco Liriano (Pirates) declined a qualifying offer from the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, Nov. ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:00:31 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin to decline offer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936420-pirates-russell-martin-to-decline-offer Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin has elected to decline the $15.3 million qualifying offer and ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:53:08 -0500 Pirates | Andrew McCutchen wants to stay http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936413-pirates-andrew-mccutchen-wants-to-stay Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen has indicated he wants to stay with the team past ... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:50:43 -0500 Pirates | Jake Elmore claimed off waivers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=936109-pirates-jake-elmore-claimed-off-waivers The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed INF Jake Elmore off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds Friday, Nov. ... Fri, 07 Nov 2014 19:15:09 -0500 Pirates | Make changes to coaching staff http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935640-pirates-make-changes-to-coaching-staff Pittsburgh Pirates minor league field coordinator Brad Fischer has been added to the team's major ... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:09:51 -0500 Pirates | Jameson Taillon in throwing program http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935376-pirates-jameson-taillon-in-throwing-program Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jameson Taillon (elbow) is in the "early stages" of his throwing program ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:42:19 -0500 Pirates | Three outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935374-pirates-three-outrighted Pittsburgh Pirates SS Chase d'Arnaud and RPs Jeanmar Gomez and John Axford cleared waivers and ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:27:32 -0500 Pirates | Russell Martin, Francisco Liriano receive qualifying offers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=935370-pirates-russell-martin,-francisco-liriano-receive-qualifying-offers Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin and SP Francisco Liriano both received $15.3 million qualifying offers ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:26:14 -0500 Pirates | Tony Sanchez will not play in winter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=934321-pirates-tony-sanchez-will-not-play-in-winter Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez was scheduled to play winter ball this offseason, but the ... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:53:16 -0500 Pirates | Charlie Morton activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933976-pirates-charlie-morton-activated The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SP Charlie Morton (hip) from the 60-day disabled list. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:13:00 -0500 Pirates | Two pitchers cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933975-pirates-two-pitchers-cut The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated SP Jeanmar Gomez and RP John Axford for assignment. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:12:17 -0500 Pirates | Justin Sellers acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933973-pirates-justin-sellers-acquired The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired INF Justin Sellers from the Cleveland Indians for cash considerations. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:05:23 -0500 Pirates | Josh Stinson signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=933606-pirates-josh-stinson-signs Free-agent P Josh Stinson (Orioles) signed a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates Thursday, ... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:53:54 -0500 Pirates | Pedro Alvarez could move to first base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=932891-pirates-pedro-alvarez-could-move-to-first-base Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez could be moved across the diamond to play first base ... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:25:41 -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 03:26:01 -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 11:14:10 -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 11:10:45 -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 11:03:37 -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 06:16:19 -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 06:12:17 -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 09:46:46 -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. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 23:40:51 -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 12:18:32 -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 12:18:08 -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 09:28:19 -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 04:09:03 -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 20:49:05 -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 14:36:32 -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 14:21:00 -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 07:25:26 -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 12:37:28 -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 10:01:07 -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 08:53:25 -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 07:41:27 -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 20:09:35 -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 08:05:17 -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 08:03:20 -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 08:00:59 -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 08:00:31 -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 13:44:07 -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 06:43:31 -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 06:10:41 -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 13:02:11 -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 12:33:13 -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 12:29:13 -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 19:27:26 -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 19:00:21 -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 14:56:17 -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 ... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:47:33 -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 20:58:05 -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 12:17:45 -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 12:04:53 -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 09:03:15 -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 06:30:53 -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 03:13:47 -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 19:07:27 -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 12:43:19 -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 11:54:09 -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 11:02:18 -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 18:51:39 -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 12:52:36 -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 12:50:39 -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 12:28:56 -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 11:51:12 -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 14:10:23 -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 10:27:39 -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 09:18:30 -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 07:07:43 -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 13:33:54 -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 20:55:32 -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 12:38:13 -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 12:35:33 -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 08:12:17 -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 08:10:45 -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 08:09:29 -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 20:41:09 -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 17:06:37 -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 10:48:51 -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 09:39:57 -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 13:29:36 -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 11:47:33 -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 08:06:28 -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 20:06:14 -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 19:00:44 -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 13:27:27 -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 12:20:04 -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 13:10:25 -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 11:15:19 -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 20:58:44 -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 13:50:39 -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 12:52:03 -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 10:25:56 -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 09:01:14 -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 08:42:52 -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 08:37:29 -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 13:36:13 -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 12:43:25 -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 11:06:41 -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 11:03:24 -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 11:02:53 -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 08:56:21 -0500