- Closer Melancon quiet exclamation point for Pirates Updated: Oct-05-15 7:10 pm
PITTSBURGH - The greatest season by a Pittsburgh Pirates reliever began with doubt.
- Aces wild: Playoffs open with Astros-Yankees, Cubs-Pirates Updated: Oct-05-15 8:19 am
Dallas Keuchel started the All-Star game, won 20 times and twice dominated the New York Yankees.
- Marte's homer in 12th inning lifts Pirates over Reds 6-4 Updated: Oct-03-15 12:49 am
PITTSBURGH - The Pirates are on the verge of hosting the NL wild card game for the third straight year.
- Pirates fall to Cardinals to cede NL Central title Updated: Sep-30-15 11:57 pm
PITTSBURGH - The Pirates spent the last four months breathlessly trying to chase down the St. Louis Cardinals.
- Cardinals rout Pirates, clinch 3rd straight NL Central title Updated: Sep-30-15 11:48 pm
PITTSBURGH - The celebration has become a fall ritual for the St. Louis Cardinals. The champagne showers. The rowdy sing-alongs. The giddy clubhouse joy.
- Cardinals-Pirates rained out, doubleheader Wednesday Updated: Sep-29-15 7:03 pm
PITTSBURGH - The St. Louis Cardinals have to wait at least one more day to break out the champagne after rain postponed Tuesday night's game in Pittsburgh.
- Playoff bound again, Pirates built for long haul Updated: Sep-26-15 1:51 pm
PITTSBURGH - There was really only one request on the fourth floor at PNC Park that first winter, the one eight years ago when the new Pittsburgh Pirates braintrust set about rebooting a franchise in the midst of an historic freefall.
- Rizzo hits 30th homer, lifts Cubs to 9-6 win over Pirates Updated: Sep-17-15 11:23 pm
PITTSBURGH - By winning three of four games in Pittsburgh, the Chicago Cubs made a bold move as they try to catch the Pirates for the top NL wild card.
- Pirates SS Kang out 6-8 months with broken leg, torn MCL Updated: Sep-17-15 11:12 pm
PITTSBURGH - Jung Ho Kang arrived in the United States last winter a mystery before providing a major jolt that helped get the Pittsburgh Pirates started on their run at a third straight playoff berth.
- Harrison's single in the 11th lifts Pirates over Brewers 7-6 Updated: Sep-13-15 7:04 pm
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates have just one off day in September and it comes in advance of a pivotal series, but it figures to be an enjoyable one.
- Kang's grand slam sends Pirates over Reds 5-4 Updated: Sep-10-15 12:51 am
CINCINNATI - Jung Ho Kang provided a positive and emphatic ending to a road trip that didn't start so well for the Pittsburgh Pirates.