Good Pitching Beats Good Hitting

If there’s anything we’ve learned from the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates, it’s that solid pitching paves the way to victories. With a .596 winning percentage, they’ve…

Saturday Stat Sheet 7/20/13

Some great stats, all via Tom Singer: – Eleven of the Pirates’ last 13 home runs have come with no men on base. – Friday’s…

Series Preview: Pirates vs. Tigers

Pittsburgh Pirates (32-20) vs. Detroit Tigers (29-21) May 29, 2013 – 7:05 pm May 30, 2013 – 7:05 pm PNC Park – Pittsburgh, PA BUY TICKETS…

Game #33: Mariners 2, Pirates 1

Over the course of a 162-game season, every team is guaranteed a handful of games in which they face one of the top pitchers in…

Series Preview: Pirates vs. Cardinals

Pittsburgh Pirates (6-6) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (7-5) April 15, 2013 – 7:05 pm April 16, 2013 – 7:05 pm April 17, 2013 – 7:05 pm…

In 34 Days…

In 34 Days…

A.J. Burnett (34) days until Opening Day. After a few rough seasons in New York, Burnett came to the Bucs in 2012 and instantly provided…

Pirates Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Pirates Fantasy Baseball Outlook

If you are an avid fantasy baseball player, MLB.com and ESPN recently released their player previews. They are pretty good resources to prepare for a fantasy draft….

Greinke Signs with LAD; Dominoes to Fall?

The Pirates are in dire need of a starting pitcher. In fact, the depth chart on the team website only lists four pitchers in the…

Bill James 2013 Projections: Pirates Pitchers

Last week, we took a look Bill James’ projections for some of the Pirates’ offensive players. Here’s how the Bucs’ pitchers are predicted to perform…

2012 in Review: Starting Pitching

The Pirates’ starting rotation once again carried the team into July with a winning record, only to falter in the second half. The top six…

Season in Pictures: July 2012

July 3rd, 2012 Drew Sutton is pied in the face by A.J. Burnett after his walk-off home run lifted the Bucs over the Astros, 8-7. July…

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