Chicago Cubs (82-74, third in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (65-91, fifth in the NL Central)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Musgrove made some adjustments to his delivery, and he's enjoying the results.
Musgrove pitched five shutout innings and hit a triple, Jacob Stallings homered and...
Pittsburgh Pirates (63-81, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (69-75, third in the NL West)
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pablo Reyes plays baseball with an unabashed joy, something in short supply these days for the Pittsburgh Pirates. For one brief moment Friday night, the 5-foot-8 utility player...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are parting ways with veteran catcher Francisco Cervelli, who's worked his way back from another concussion and is hoping to catch on with a...
Pittsburgh Pirates (49-69, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (58-62, fourth in the NL West)
HOUSTON (AP) — Rap music spilled out of the doors of the Pittsburgh Pirates clubhouse and muffled but joyful chants could be heard above the tunes.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman isn't afraid of the big moment.
Newman drew a game-winning walk in the 11th inning to help the Pittsburgh Pirates rally from a three-run deficit in the 11th...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove knew something was off.
It wasn't just the back-to-back losses he took in late May — it was the way he worked in those games. His typically smooth delivery got...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed right-hander Trevor Williams on the 10-day injured list with a strain in his right side.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Lavarnway was an unlikely candidate to get a big hit in a pressure situation for the Pirates.
The 30-year-old fourth-string catcher was playing his 142nd career game, spread out over seven seasons with five teams, and spent most of 2018 with Triple-A Indianapolis.
In his second major league at-bat of the season, Lavarnway drove in the winning run with a pinch-hit single in the 11th inning, giving Pittsburgh a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jacob Stallings has 19 hits in parts of three major league seasons, and the rookie third-string catcher has made a some of them count.
Stallings hit a two-out single in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
It was Stallings' second career game-ending hit. The catcher also had one on Sept. 23, 2016, against Washington as a pinch hitter.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A pair of Pittsburgh Pirates minor leaguers put up an astonishing stat line Tuesday night.
Kevin Newman and Jacob Stallings completed cycles three batters apart for the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians in a 12-5 win over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have put veteran catcher Francisco Cervelli on the seven-day concussion disabled list.
The Pirates made the move Friday night just before the start of their game with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Rookie catcher Jacob Stallings was recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis.
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed catcher Francisco Cervelli on the seven-day concussion disabled list.
The move was made Wednesday, one day after Cervelli left a 6-5 loss at the Orioles in the ninth inning.
Cervelli, who is batting .252 with three home runs and 20 RBIs in 47 games, took a foul ball off his face mask Tuesday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Even with expanded September roster, Jacob Stallings found himself as the last player on Pittsburgh's bench.
The rookie came through with a pinch-hit single in the 11th inning that lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates over Washington 6-5 on Friday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fan cheered when Mark Melancon came on to start the bottom of the ninth inning to try to protect a one-run lead for the Washington Nationals. The cheers got louder when the Pittsburgh Pirates' former closer blew his first save with his new team.
Rookie Jacob Stallings' pinch-hit single in the 11th lifted the Pirates over Washington 6-5 on Friday night, preventing the Nationals from clinching a postseason berth.