Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Batting Avg
    .257 AVG
  • Runs
    729 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.21 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    180 HR
  • Pirates A.M.: MLBPA chief Clark talks Kang, pitch count, game speed
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    Pirates A.M.: MLBPA chief Clark talks Kang, pitch count, game speed

    BRADENTON, Fla. — After his closed-door meeting this morning with all the players on the Pirates' 40-man roster, MLBPA union chief Tony Clark took questions from reporters for about 15 minutes. Some highlights: Is the union monitoring Jung Ho Kang DUI case in South Korea? “It's a constant level

  • Spring Training 2017: Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis says he's cancer-free
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    Spring Training 2017: Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis says he's cancer-free

    Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis was diagnosed with testicular cancer on Nov. 28, but is now cancer-free. BEST NEWS OF THE DAY: Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis officially announced that he’s cancer-free. The 27-year-old rotation hopeful was diagnosed with testicular cancer in November and immediately underwent

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    Marte says he's ready to play center field

    BRADENTON, FLA. — Starling Marte, the guy displacing Andrew McCutchen in center field for the Pittsburgh Pirates this year, hasn't played the position regularly since the minor leagues. Since making his big league debut in 2012, Marte has made all but 42 of his 544 starts in left. An NL Gold Glove