7hAdam Rubin

Rapid Reaction: Pirates 4, Mets 1

The Mets (24-19) mustered little at the plate against former first overall pick Gerrit Cole as they lost 4-1 in the series opener.

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1dAdam Rubin

Series preview: Mets at Pirates

Pittsburgh has lost six of its past seven games. Struggling offensively, the Pirates are 6-12 in May.

2dESPN Stats & Information

Pirates by the numbers: Pirates lose in extras

The Pittsburgh Pirates lost for the sixth time in seven games, falling to the Minnesota Twins 4-3 in 13 innings on Wednesday. It was the longest game ever played between the Twins and Pirates.

2dESPN Stats & Information

Pirates by the numbers: Locke pitching strong at home

The Pittsburgh Pirates with start Jeff Locke (2-2, 5.40 ERA) against Mike Pelfrey (3-1, 3.23 ERA) and the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday. Locke has pitched well at home recently, posting a 5-2 record with a 3.

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3dDavid Schoenfield

Tuesday's power rankings

The Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura had his best start of the season, while Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman powered the Washington Nationals.

6dJohn Jackson

Rapid Reaction: Cubs 4, Pirates 1

The Chicago Cubs extended their winning streak to six straight games with a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.24221st
On Base Percentage.30024th
Slugging Percentage.36726th
Earned Run Average3.184th
Quality Starts257th


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