SeaWolves’ McCann gets first MLB hit, stolen base

   September 20, 2014 5:35 pm    0

A year ago, James McCann was wrapping up an All-Star season with the Erie SeaWolves. On Friday night, McCann recorded his first hit in the majors and first stolen base in the Detroit Tigers’ pennant push. Here are two links to the milestone: — Rick Green


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Pirates expect to set home attendance record

   September 20, 2014 12:04 am    0

It’s been quite a year at PNC Park. And the season’s not over yet. The Pirates announced that they expect to break the team’s all-time home attendance record on Sunday. The record is 2,436,139, set in 2001 — the first year at PNC Park. Through Thursday, the Pirates have had 2,326,913 fans at home. They’re…


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Watch it: Jeter smashes homer at Yankee Stadium

   September 19, 2014 7:33 pm    0




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Tickets for potential Pirates playoff games go on sale Thursday

   September 17, 2014 7:28 pm    0

Have you caught playoff fever? It looks like the Pittsburgh Pirates hope you have. The team announced that individual tickets for a potential wild-card game at PNC Park and National League Division Series games will go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. See for more details. The Pittsburgh Pirates are currently in the second…


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Pirates turn rare triple play at home (video)

   September 14, 2014 5:49 pm    0




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Orioles’ Davis suspended for 25 games

   September 13, 2014 11:26 pm    0

Anyone believe that Chris Davis had a clean season a year ago? Davis mashed 53 home runs last year for the Orioles, prompting some people to look at him with a suspicious eye, especially after his best season was 33 home runs (and his highest before that was 21). Chris Davis, suspended 25 games for…


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Stanton drilled by pitch (video)

   September 13, 2014 11:16 pm    0




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Was that Hulk Hogan at PNC Park (video)?

   September 13, 2014 11:05 pm    0




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Pirates enter critical — but winable — stretch

   September 6, 2014 12:38 am    0

The Pittsburgh Pirates are fading when wins are needed most. Is it time to panic as the season draws to a close? Not yet. Check out the next 13 games for the Bucs: Saturday and Sunday: three at the Cubs (including the suspended game from Friday). Monday-Thursday: four at the Phillies. Sept. 12-14: three at…


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Jorge Soler update: the kid can play defense, too (video)

   September 6, 2014 12:28 am    0




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