Pittsburgh Pirates

3rd NL Central | 51-47
  • Batting Avg
    .261 AVG
  • Runs
    451 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.29 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    109 HR
  • Pirates fan makes a perfect barehanded grab
    Big League Stew

    Pirates fan makes a perfect barehanded grab

    On Sunday at PNC Park, one Pittsburgh Pirates fan performed a public service for everyone watching. On the 3-2 pitch, catcher Elias Diaz hit the ball foul, and it careened toward the stands on the first base side. It sailed over the Phillies’ dugout, and it was headed right for a Pirates fan sitting with his son.

  • Settling the Scores: Sunday’s results

    Settling the Scores: Sunday’s results

    Craig’s off through Wednesday, so it looks like it’s just you and me again. Mike Mayers made his major league debut, starting for the Cardinals during Sunday night’s nationally broadcast game against the Dodgers. The 24-year-old must have felt like he was in a horror film, as the Dodgers tore him down limb-by-limb. Chase Utley led off the top of the first inning with a single. Corey Seager followed up with a single of his own and Justin Turner drew a walk. Adrian Gonzalez promptly unloaded the bases with a grand slam on a 2-2 slider, putting the Dodgers up 4-0 before Mayers was able to record the first out. Opposing starter Scott Kazmir would tack on two more runs with a single before Mayers