Jose Tabata: Just Another Heart Breaker?
Gregory Polanco was loosely tied to Roberto Clemente by the Pittsburgh Pirates super scout Rene Gayo.
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The Pittsburgh Pirates Talent Surplus, Outfield Edition
Feb 27, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Gregory Polanco prior to the game on deck against the New York Yankees at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Pittsburgh Pirates | Outfielders Andrew McCutchen, Starling Marte among majors' best run-saving duo
He was playing right field with the Kansas City Royals. To his right was a pair of burners: center fielder Amos Otis and left fielder Willie Wilson.
Major League Baseball
Pirates option No. 1 prospect Polanco to Triple-A
Of that fact, that the countdown has begun for Polanco's midsummer ETA, there seemed little doubt as he made his way to the Minor League camp at Pirate City, a very enlightening month in the big league camp in his rearview mirror.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Rollins 0 for 4 in return; Pirates beat Phils 6-5
Jimmy Rollins was 0 for 4 in his return to Philadelphia's lineup after a three-game benching and NL MVP Andrew McCutchen hit his third home run of spring training in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6-5 win over the Phillies on Friday.
The Morning Call
McCutchen stays hot in win over Phillies
Pirates 6, Phillies 5: Darin Ruf was the only Phillie to register multiple hits Friday afternoon going 2-for-4 with an RBI.
SN Experts' Draft recap - Going all-in on hitting
Every year, no matter my position in a fantasy baseball snake draft , I follow the same general philosophy.
Call to the Pen
Season Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates
Oct 9, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen stretches before game five of the National League divisional series playoff baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Pirates send top prospect Gregory Polanco to the minors
Gregory Polanco was always a long shot to make the Pirates out of spring training and today the team officially ruled him out, optioning the 22-year-old top prospect to the minors among the latest batch of roster cuts.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Spring training report: Rays 4, Pirates 1
Of note: With the exception of Marte, the Pirates were hitless Thursday against Rays left-hander Matt Moore through three innings.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Pittsburgh Pirates Fans Should Have Spring Fever
Feb 21, 2014; Bradenton, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen poses for a photo at Pirate City.
Erie Times News
Can Pirates star outfielder McCutchen be even better in 2014?
After the 2012 season, Hurdle and Andrew McCutchen discussed the need for the center fielder to strengthen his throwing arm, his one lacking tool.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 fantasy baseball team preview
The biggest move the Pirates made this winter was signing Edinson Volquez , so, yeah, it's been a quiet offseason in Pittsburgh.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
DiLacqua's mental approach pays off with big senior season
The senior center fielder takes that approach, because it helps him from pressing when going through a slump and keeps him from letting off the throttle when he's performing at a high level.
Orioles outslug Pirates 7-6
Martin singled and hit a two-run drive off Orioles starter Chris Tillman. In six games this spring, Martin is 8 for 15 with nine RBIs.
Erie Times News
Spring training breakdown: Red Sox 4, Pirates 1; Orioles 9, Pirates 2
Hello: After recovering from a tight hamstring, Travis Ishikawa made his first Grapefruit League appearance Sunday as the designated hitter.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Cubs manager Rick Renteria isn't daunted by Central Division
In the two years of expanded playoff fields, the Cubs' division is the only one to produce three playoff teams in one year.
Tony Sanchez Shines On & Off Field as Bucs Rocked By Orioles
The Pirates offense saw two more homeruns-Andrew McCutchen and Tony Sanchez -but the offense did little else.
McCutchen goes deep, but Volquez shaky on hill
Andrew McCutchen is hitting .643 in Grapefruit League action after going 1-for-3 with a home run on Sunday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Spring training | Russell Martin, Pittsburgh Pirates prove to be perfect match
"What didn't he bring? That's the better question," Clint Hurdle said. "Pitch-calling, framing, controlling the running game, making every pitcher out there better -- all of it.