15 Questions for the Second Half — Answered

15 Questions for the Second Half — Answered

During the All-Star break, we had 15 questions for the upcoming Pirates’ second half. Here are the answers. 1. Can they avoid a second half…

Saturday Stat Sheet 8/16/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 8/16/14

- Another rough outing for Charlie Morton last night, surrendering five runs in three innings (his shortest outing of the year) … He’s now allowed 4+…

Monday Morning Links 8/11/14

Monday Morning Links 8/11/14

- The Pirates and Pedro Alvarez are on board with getting El Toro some reps at first base. Travis Sawchik had a great piece in…

Monday Morning Links 8/4/14

Monday Morning Links 8/4/14

- Tough, tough loss in the desert yesterday — umpire explanation on the controversial non-call to end the game: #Dbacks RT/@azc_zachb: Crew chief Ron Kulpa:…

Saturday Stat Sheet 8/2/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 8/2/14

- The Pirates have left 827 men on base this season, most in MLB. But that doesn’t mean they’ve been the worst at converting baserunners; their…

Saturday Stat Sheet 7/19/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 7/19/14

- Francisco Liriano worked out of a few jams, struggled with his control at times, but ultimately put in a decent five innings of work on…

15 Questions for the Pirates’ Second Half

15 Questions for the Pirates’ Second Half

Where the Pirates stand: 49-46 record (.516 winning percentage), 3.5 games back in NL Central (4th place), 3 games back in NL Wild Card. Just as…

Saturday Stat Sheet 7/12/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 7/12/14

- Andrew McCutchen put on another show last night — 2-for-3, a double, a homer. He’s up to a sensational .321/.418/.552 line on the year; he’s…

The Best & Worst of June

The Best & Worst of June

The Bucs are off today, meaning the next game they’ll play will be the first of July. Another month is in the books, and they’re…

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/28/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/28/14

- The Josh Harrison show continues in the city of Pittsburgh. J-Hay came off the bench last night and did J-Hay things, evading the Mets…

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/21/14

Saturday Stat Sheet 6/21/14

- Jordy Mercer knocked his fifth home run of 2014 on Friday afternoon — fourth of June. He’s hitting .306 with an .852 OPS since breaking…

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