FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) _ Wandy Rodriguez pitched four strong innings in his third spring training start and the Pittsburgh Pirates held slumping David Ortiz hitless Wednesday night in beating the Boston Red Sox 4-2. […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) _ The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired catcher Chris Stewart from the New York Yankees for a player to be named. Stewart hit .211 with four home runs and 25 RBIs in a career-high […]
The captain of the American cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates four years ago returned home from sea to another hero’s welcome– this time for a sneak peek of the Tom Hanks movie about the ordeal.
By The Associated Press ^Saturday, March 22= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Sunday, March 23= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Monday, March 31= Toronto at Tampa Bay Cleveland at Oakland Seattle at L.A. Angels Minnesota at Chicago […]
By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Jordy Mercer’s single up the middle off Gonzalez Germen drove home Andrew McCutchen with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates […]
Pedro Alvarez hit an RBI single against New York’s overworked bullpen, and the Pittsburgh Pirates got a most fortunate bounce in beating the Mets 3-2 Sunday for a series win.
Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer and Wandy Rodriguez pitched the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.
East Carolina University, which had been scheduled to join the Big East as a football-only member next year, instead will take part in all sports when it becomes a member of the conference.
John Lackey labored through a 35-pitch second inning in his second outing of spring training, and the Boston Red Sox received 14 walks _ including four with the bases loaded– in a 16-6 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) _ R.A. Dickey became the first knuckleballer to win 20 games in more than three decades, tying his career-high with 13 strikeouts and leading the New York Mets over Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 […]