PIRATES 7, EXPOS 6 (11)
PITTSBURGH (AP) - First-time father Bryan Reynolds hit a three-run homer in his return from paternity leave to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Thursday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Javier Baez hit a three-run home run and Kyle Hendricks pitched one-run ball over six innings Wednesday night to lead the Chicago Cubs to an 8-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Roberto Clemente's legacy in Pittsburgh and his native Puerto Rico is secure. The club the Hall of Fame outfielder spent two decades playing for is trying to ensure that legacy - both on and off the field - is acknowledged regularly by the masses.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Roberto Clemente's legacy in Pittsburgh and his native Puerto Rico is secure. The club the Hall of Fame outfielder spent two decades playing for is trying to ensure that legacy — both on and off the field — is acknowledged regularly by the masses.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Ian Happ finished what he started, singling home Nico Hoerner in the top of the 11th to lead the Chicago Cubs to an 8-7 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Orlando Arcia's pinch-hit single with two outs in the eighth inning drove in the tiebreaking run as the Milwaukee Brewers slipped past the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Monday night.
PHOENIX (AP) — Miami acquired outfielder Starling Marte in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday, giving the Marlins a versatile hitter and defender as they try to make a surprising push for the playoffs.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Pittsburgh Pirates slugger Josh Bell has joked for years during batting practice at Miller Park about hitting the promotional vehicle parked well above the wall in right-center field.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Erik Gonzalez and Adam Frazier singled in runs, rookie Cody Ponce earned his first big league victory and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 Thursday night for a doubleheader sweep.
HOUSTON (UPI) -Right-hander Dock Ellis of Pittsburgh and the Pirates as a team are both playing the same these days -they're fading at the finish, but they're hanging on to win.
CHICAGO (AP) - Jos Abreu homered again, Dallas Keuchel followed Lucas Giolito's no-hitter with six dominant innings, and the surging Chicago White Sox pounded the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-3 on Wednesday for their ninth win in 10 games.
CHICAGO (AP) - Lucas Giolito pitched the first no-hitter of the pandemic-delayed major league season, striking out 13 and permitting just one runner in leading the Chicago White Sox over the Pittsurgh Pirates 4-0 Tuesday night.
ATLANTA (UPI) - From the looks of his .335 batting average you would think Roberto Clemente hasn't changed much in the past decade but the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder insists the figures are a bit deceiving.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Gregory Polanco's two-run home run in the eighth inning lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 victory on Sunday over the Milwaukee Brewers and a three-game series sweep.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Unbeaten Shane Bieber racked up 11 more strikeouts and the Cleveland Indians blanked the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 on Thursday night to complete a three-game sweep and extend their winning streak to a season-high six games.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Aaron Civale struck out six and didn't issue a walk while picking up the first complete game of his young career as the Cleveland Indians pushed their winning streak to five with a 6-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
PITTSBURGH (UPI) -The Dock Ellis-Sparky Anderson controversy is now out in the open, and maybe it would have been just as well if it had never even started. Ellis would be better off if he let his 14-3 pitching record do the talking for him.
On this date in 1989, Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Benny Distefano became the first left-handed catcher to appear in a major league game in nine years and only the third in MLB history since 1905, as the Pirates fell to Atlanta, 5-2.
PITTSBURGH (UPI) - It may be premature to describe as "crucial" the three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York Mets starting tomorrow night, but the Mets are spurred by vengeance.
SAN DIEGO (UPI) - A two-run triple by Gene Clines highlighted a four-run fifth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded out 14 hits to defeat the San Diego Padres 10-4 for their fourth straight victory.
PITTSBURGH (UPI) - Gene Alley singled home Bob Robertson with one out in the 11th inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates pulled out a 5-4 victory over the San Diego Padres in the middle game of the three-game series.
PITTSBURGH (UPI) - If Los Angeles manager Walter Alston had peeked into the Pirate record book, he'd have seen that Pittsburgh's Willie Stargell fared better hitting off left-handed pitchers last season.
PITTSBURGH - San Francisco southpaw Ron Bryant kept the Pittsburgh Pirates' bats quiet again today as the Giants blanked the "Lumber Company" for the second straight day by an identical 2-0 score.