| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:54 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker homered and drove in five runs, Kevin Correia won his seventh straight decision and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame four errors to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-6 Wednesday night.
Walker hit a three-run homer in...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 8:16 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Kubel homered twice, Joe Saunders pitched seven effective innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 on Thursday.
Both of Kubel's home runs immediately followed hits by Aaron Hill. Wil Nieves...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 8:31 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clayton Kershaw won his fourth consecutive start, Matt Kemp drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers moved into first place in the NL West with a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
Kemp had a two-run...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:13 PM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pedro Alvarez homered in the 19th inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates won the longest game in the majors this season, outlasting the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 Sunday.
It took 6 hours, 7 minutes to finish. Both teams scored a run...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 4:18 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — What started as a season of promise for the Pittsburgh Pirates is nearing a familiar end.
The Pirates ensured they would finish with a record 20th straight losing season Sunday when they blew a ninth-inning lead in a 4-3 defeat...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Some quick tidbits before today's opener at Citizens Bank Park.... --Jimmy Rollins was sporting a terry cloth white Phillies robe with red pinstripes in the clubhouse this morning. It had a red Phillies "P" on the upper left side in......
| Mar 21, 2011
| 9:00 PM
John Lannan was having a frustrating spring — until Tuesday.
The left-hander pitched six strong innings and Michael Morse hit a two-run homer, leading the Washington Nationals to a 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros.
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Men's College Basketball-Ohio State at Michigan, 5:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Pittsburgh at Georgetown, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Louisville at Villanova, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Syracuse at St. John's, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Northwestern at Iowa, 7:30 p.m. (Big 10...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 9:08 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jeff Karstens allowed one run in seven-plus innings, Brandon Wood homered and Pittsburgh won its third consecutive game, 5-1 over Houston on Tuesday night.
Pittsburgh (45-41) improved to four games over .500 this late in a...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 6:07 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates found themselves in an unfamiliar position Sunday, needing to bounce back after All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan blew a save.
Hanrahan gave up Chris Johnson's tying double in the eighth inning for his first...