Season in Pictures: September 2012


September 7th, 2012
Josh Harrison commits one of the Pirates’ seven errors, as the Cubs cruised to a 12-2 victory.


September 10th, 2012
Brandon Phillips is plunked by Jared Hughes; nonsense ensued, as Phillips thought Hughes made a racist comment towards him. The Bucs were swept by the Redlegs.


September 27th, 2012
Travis Snider scales the outfield wall to make a ridiculous catch at Citi Field. However, the Pirates lost, 6-5, as R.A. Dickey won his 20th game.


September 28th, 2012
Homer Bailey celebrates after no-hitting the Pirates at PNC Park.


September 29th, 2012
Andrew McCutchen is greeted by his teammates at home plate after knocking a walk-off home run against the Reds.


October 3rd, 2012
Andrew McCutchen leaves the field for the final time in 2012 to a standing ovation in front of 20,000+ at PNC Park.

Season in Pictures: August 2012


August 3rd, 2012
Andrew McCutchen barks in the dugout after being hit by Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning. Chapman’s offering was clocked at 101 mph. The Bucs lost 3-0.


August 10th, 2012
James McDonald sits quietly in the dugout after blowing a 7-0 lead to the Padres. San Diego went on to win, 10-9.


August 15th, 2012
Neil Walker rolls around in pain after injuring his hand on a double play attempt. The Pirates dropped their third consecutive game, 9-3.


August 16th, 2012
A young boy’s ears are covered from the harsh words of Matt Kemp, who was ejected in the second inning of a Thursday matinee. The Buccos won, 10-6, and A.J. Burnett told Hanley Ramirez what to do.


August 19th, 2012
Keli Alvarez celebrates her husband’s solo home run that gave the Bucs a 19-inning win in St. Louis.


August 28th, 2012
Josh Harrison barrels Yadier Molina in a huge collision at home plate. J-Hay was out on the play, but the Pirates went on to crush the Cards, 9-0.