The Pittsburgh Pirates (12-12) have lost four of their last five games heading to the last game of their nine-game trip, Sunday against the St. Louis Cardinals.
For the second time within 24 hours, the Pittsburgh Pirates lost 2-1 on Saturday to the St. Louis Cardinals. Pittsburgh left 18 runners on base in 11 innings, whereas St.
Cards again beat Pirates 2-1 in extras, win in 11th
The Pittsburgh Pirates send Francisco Liriano (1-1, 2.22 ERA) to the mound to take on John Lackey (1-1, 4.21 ERA) and the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday afternoon.
The Pittsburgh Pirates fell to the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in 10 innings on Friday.Cardinals' first baseman Matt Adams hit a single off reliever Rob Scahill in the extra frame to drive in the game-winning run.
Adams gives Cardinals 2-1 win over Pirates in 10 innings
On May 1, 1974, the Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 at Three Rivers Stadium.Pirates starter Dock Ellis hit the first three Reds batters he faced to tie a MLB record.
A.J. Burnett (0-1, 1.80 ERA) gets the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates against Lance Lynn (1-2, 3.63 ERA) and the St. Louis Cardinals Friday.Burnett has 2,390 career strikeouts, six behind Sandy Koufax on the all-time list, and 10 away of becoming the 41st player in MLB history to reach 2,400.
The Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen recorded his 1,000th career hit in Wednesday’s 8-1 win over the Chicago Cubs. McCutchen went 2-for-5 in the win including his first triple of the season.
Miguel Cabrera's two home runs top the list as the Tigers took two of three from the Twins.
Behind solid starting pitching and players who get on base, the Cubs have won 12 of their first 20, a pace that could get them to the playoffs.
Cole, McCutchen lead Pirates past Cubs, 8-1
Gerrit Cole (3-0, 2.19 ERA) gets the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates against Kyle Hendricks (0-0, 5.74 ERA) and the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.Cole is 5-0 in five career starts against the Cubs with a 3.
Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield list three pitchers who can emerge as their team's ace soon.
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Tuesday, Pittsburgh’s second consecutive loss after a five-game winning streak.The Pirates have lost back-to-back games after winning their previous five.
Travis Wood pitched seven strong innings, and the Chicago Cubs used a strong running game to win their fourth straight contest.
Wood pitches Cubs past Pirates 6-2 for 4th straight win
Jeff Locke (2-0, 3.32 ERA) will take the mound for the Pittsburgh Pirates against Travis Wood (1-1, 3.24 ERA) and the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field.
The first through six hitters in the lineup for the Pittsburgh Pirates were 1-for-23 with seven strikeouts in a 4-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Monday.
The Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Monday night. Here's a quick look at the game
Bryant, Hammel, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by flying bat
Pirates vs Reds
PNC Park - Tue 5/5