Pirates Press Releases
Pirates place Ryan Vogelsong on DL; Recall A.J. Schugel from AAA Indianapolis
RHP Ryan Vogelsong has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to facial fractures.
Pirates-Rockies rescheduled for tomorrow
Today's scheduled game against the Colorado Rockies has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up tomorrow at 12:35 p.m.
Pirates announce Sunday, June 26 game time change
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today a game time change for the Sunday, June 26 game vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers at PNC Park. First pitch time is now moved from the originally scheduled 1:35 p.m. EST to the new 8:08 p.m. EST as the contest was selected by ESPN for its exclusive National Sunday Night Baseball telecast.
Pirates extend contract of Francisco Cervelli
The Pittsburgh Pirates and catcher Francisco Cervelli have agreed to terms on three-year contract extension through the 2019 season. The announcement was made by Executive Vice President, General Manager Neal Huntington.
Pirates Homestand Highlights: Monday, May 16 -- Thursday, May 26, 2016
The Bucs return home from a nine-game National League Central road trip that took the team to St. Louis, Cincinnati and the north side of Chicago. The Pirates return to PNC Park for the longest homestand of the season to date, a 10-game stay where the team will host the Atlanta Braves, Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Team Welcomes New Partners for 2016 Season
Four local businesses, one national and one international company are among the new partners who have joined the Pirates this season.
Pirates Announce Return of Wins for Kids Campaign
The Wins for Kids program encourages fans to contribute with a one-time donation for 2016 or a monetary pledge for each Pirates win throughout the season.
Pirates Statement On Postponement of Series in Puerto Rico
"The Pirates are disappointed that we will not be playing in San Juan this season. We very much looked forward to this opportunity. However, the health and safety of our traveling party must be and is our first priority. As a result, the Pirates fully support the decision by the Commissioner and the Players Association to postpone the trip to San Juan.
Pirates to host "Play Ball" event at PNC Park
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today the plans for their Play Ball 2016 baseball event scheduled for Saturday, May 21 at PNC Park. The Pirates will host youth between the ages of 5 and 12 years old from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for fun baseball activities in and around PNC Park.