| May 21, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Rick Porcello tossed eight scoreless innings and Jhonny Peralta ripped a solo home run, as the Detroit Tigers salvaged the final game of a three-game interleague series with a 2-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Porcello (4-2) surrendered just one...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 8:53 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — With each late inning, Pittsburgh put the potential winning run in scoring position.
In the ninth, 10th and 11th, a Philadelphia reliever walked a Pirates batter, only to strand him at second or third when Pittsburgh couldn’...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 9:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks aren’t used to losing like this.
After all, they’re contending for first place a year after a 97-loss season and they’ve been the hottest team in the majors over the past four weeks....
| Jun 17, 2011
| 8:53 PM
CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana homered and the Cleveland Indians opened a six-game interleague homestand with a 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
Josh Tomlin (8-4) earned the win, bouncing back from three consecutive rocky...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 7:19 PM
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates came into Cleveland with a four-game winning streak. After a lost weekend, they headed home on a three-game slide.
Cord Phelps hit his first major league homer in the 11th inning off Tim Wood, a three-run...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:53 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Xavier Paul was running. No matter what.
The Pittsburgh Pirate reserve watched the ball of the bat of teammate Chase d’Arnaud slice into the outfield with one out in the 10th inning against the St. Louis Cardinals on...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:25 PM
ATLANTA (AP) — Andrew McCutchen felt something was slightly wrong with his legs in his swing, and after a brief meeting with his manager and a video review to support his theory, he made an adjustment at the plate.
McCutchen said the tweak in his...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 8:46 PM
Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart each homered twice, and the Reds hit six in all — including Xavier Paul’s pinch grand slam — while sending the Washington Nationals to their first loss of the season, 15-0 on Friday night.
Washington was the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Jordan Zimmermann watched Gio Gonzalez pitch a gem for Washington, and just followed his lead.
Zimmermann was terrific in his first career shutout and the Nationals limited the Cincinnati Reds to one hit for the second straight game in a 1-0 victory on...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 8:46 PM
Johnny Cueto ordered three runs. His Cincinnati teammates dutifully delivered.
The Reds pitcher came off the mound after the sixth inning of his start Sunday against the Washington Nationals with the score tied, 3-all.
“I said, ‘I want three...
| 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...