2020 SeasonAll times ET

2020 Schedule
17-39, 5th in NL Cent
11h

Pirates cool off Hendricks, slip past playoff-bound Cubs 2-1

Adam Frazier and Ke'Bryan Hayes led off the bottom of the first inning with back-to-back homers off Kyle Hendricks, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates all the offense they'd need to slip by the playoff-bound Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Wednesday night.

Pirates edge Cubs for 2nd straight win (1:08)
12h
Pirates edge Cubs on Stallings' walk-off HR (0:36)
2d
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2d

Pirates prospect Cruz in custody after fatal crash

According to a police report, Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop prospect Oneil Cruz was driving after curfew when he struck a motorcycle in front of him with three people aboard.

7d

Castillo pitches Reds to 1-0 win, four-game sweep of Pirates

Cincinnati's Luis Castillo pitched a masterful seven innings, Shogo Akiyama drove in the game's only run, and the Reds extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.

8d

Reds inch closer to playoffs with 4-1 win over Pirates

Tucker Barnhart hit a home run and Brian Goodwin prevented one with a leaping catch as the Cincinnati Reds extended their winning streak to a season-high four games with a 4-1 victory Tuesday night over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

9d

BBTN: David Schoenfield on Dodgers-Padres and White Sox-Twins. Plus, Hembo on Cody Bellinger's struggles at the plate

David Schoenfield joins Buster to discuss the Padres-Dodgers series, Trent Grisham’s home run off Clayton Kershaw, the White Sox increasing its division lead over the Twins, if seeding matters in the AL without a home field advantage, Yankees-Blue Jays and Steve Cohen set to purchase the Mets (9:31). Later, Hembo drops by to talk about his mixed feelings on Grisham “showing up” Kershaw, Cody Bellinger’s struggles at the plate, Cleveland’s historic pitching and historically bad outfield, and why Nelson Cruz is still at the peak of his powers (28:38).

11d

Mondesi has HR, SB; Zimmer gets 1st win as Royals top Bucs

Adalberto Mondesi homered and stole a base for the third consecutive game, Kyle Zimmer got his first career win after a winding path to the major leagues and the Kansas City Royals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4 on Saturday night.

14d

BBTN: Karl Ravech on Atlanta's 29-run night, Michael Kay on the Yankees' tailspin

Karl Ravech joins Buster to discuss Atlanta’s 29-run night, the remarkable feat of completing a season during a pandemic, what changes implemented this year are here to stay, Trevor Bauer chirping, why he thinks the White Sox are the best team in the AL and Justin Timberlake leading the charge for a team in Nashville (8:29). Later, Michael Kay drops by to talk about Gleyber Torres’ poor play, Gary Sanchez’s inability to hit a middle-middle pitch, the Yankees resting players as they are spiraling, why he thinks the team will still make the playoffs and how Steve Cohen buying the Mets will affect business in the Bronx (26:40).

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15d

For 'Great One,' Pirates, MLB honor Clemente

Roberto Clemente's iconic No. 21 has been a fixture in Pittsburgh for more than 60 years. Its presence has only grown since the Hall of Fame outfielder's death at age 38 on New Year's Eve 1972 in a plane crash off the coast of his native Puerto Rico.

What Roberto Clemente and No. 21 mean to Latin American ballplayers (3:50)
15d

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.8019th
Quality Starts729th
WHIP1.3819th
BAA.23913th
Runs19530th
Batting Average.21428th
On Base Percentage.27930th
Slugging Percentage.34030th