Pittsburgh Pirates

Hole to fill in outfield in post-McCutchen era
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With Spring Training approaching, it’s time for an in-depth look at the Pirates’ roster. This is the sixth part of a series checking in on their current and future options at each position. Next up: the outfield.

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Report: Bucs, Nava agree to Minor League deal
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The Pirates are reportedly adding a veteran bat to their outfield mix as they are expected to sign Daniel Nava to a Minor League contract, according to MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal. Nava’s deal will include an invitation to Spring Training. The club has not confirmed the report or announced an official signing.

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Pirates aiming to surprise competition in '18
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The Pirates’ vision — before, during and since their three-year run of success that began in 2013 — has been a window-less existence, a steady run in which they compete every season, never pushing all the way in or pulling all the way out. But their window closed with consecutive losing seasons, so they chose […]

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Newcomer Moran gets first crack at hot corner
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With Spring Training approaching, it’s time for an in-depth look at the Pirates’ roster. This is the fifth part of a series checking in on their current and future options at each position. Next up: third base.

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Steady Mercer brings stability to shortstop
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With Spring Training approaching, it’s time for an in-depth look at the Pirates’ roster. This is the fourth part of a series checking in on their current and future options at each position. Next up: shortstop.

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Bucs have second-base depth behind Harrison
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With Spring Training approaching, it’s time for an in-depth look at the Pirates’ roster. This is the third part of a series checking in on their current and future options at each position. Next up: second base.

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Bucs announce new military jersey, cap for '18
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The Pittsburgh Pirates unveiled today their new Thursday home alternate jerseys and caps for the 2018 season to be worn as part of the team’s Military Appreciation Program.

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Pirates' Hayes knocking on door of Top 100
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Putting together MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 Prospects list is a team effort. Needless to say, there isn’t 100 percent agreement right out of the gate and, as a result, some favorites who might be on an individual list don’t make the final 100.

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Inbox: Who is ideal return if Bucs trade J-Hay?
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If the Pirates were to trade Josh Harrison to the Mets, besides Brandon Nimmo, who would the Pirates want in return? Beat reporter Adam Berry responds to this question and more in the Inbox.

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Bucs acquire lefty Smoker in trade with Mets
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The Pirates picked up another left-handed relief option on Wednesday, acquiring Josh Smoker from the Mets in exchange for lefty Daniel Zamora and cash considerations.

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Bucs in good shape with Bell manning first
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With Spring Training approaching, it’s time for an in-depth look at the Pirates’ roster. This is the second part of a series checking in on their current and future options at each position. Next up: first base.

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Taillon fights against bullying at X Games
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Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon took a break from his offseason routine over the weekend to stop by the 2018 X Games in Aspen, Colo. The 26-year-old right-hander was representing Major League Baseball on behalf of the Shred Hate bullying-prevention initiative.

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