Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Batting Avg
    .257 AVG
  • Runs
    729 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.21 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    180 HR
  • Pirates A.M. — Taking notice of Nova
    Bucco Blog5 hours ago

    Pirates A.M. — Taking notice of Nova

    BRADENTON, Fla. — When Ivan Nova re-signed with the Pirates in late December, his teammates took notice. “It speaks for the type of guys we have around here,” Gerrit Cole said. “Not just with Ivan, but with David (Freese) and John (Jaso) and Matt Joyce, guys like that coming in. It speaks to the clubhouse

  • Pirates notebook: Kuhl also experimenting with changeup
    TribLIVE.com

    Pirates notebook: Kuhl also experimenting with changeup

    DUNEDIN, Fla. — Chad Kuhl is trying a new changeup grip. That seems to be a trend in Pirates' spring training camp this year. Jameson Taillon, Tyler Glasnow and Tyler Eppler are among those doing the same thing. “We had a secret meeting last winter and decided that's going to be the pitch for

  • Ian Happ soaking in big league camp with Chicago Cubs
    The Associated Press

    Ian Happ soaking in big league camp with Chicago Cubs

    Everyone is a potential teacher for Ian Happ, from Ben Zobrist to Javier Baez to manager Joe Maddon and the coaching staff. There is no room for Happ on the Chicago Cubs at the moment, not with All-Stars all over the infield and established major leaguers in the outfield. Happ and slugging outfielder