Hall of Fame broadcaster Milo Hamilton dies

...called games for the St. Louis Browns, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, the Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates when he joined the Astros in 1985. He retired following the 2012 season and since 2013 had served as a guest radio...

Cubs win wild-card game over Pirates behind Jake Arrieta

...good to care.Jake Arrieta allowed four hits in nine dominant innings and the Cubs rolled to a 4-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL wild-card game Wednesday night.Arrieta struck out 11 without a walk. He also dusted himself off getting...

NL wild-card rivals have followed same path

...Andrew McCutchen has seen this script before.Two years ago, it was star center fielder and the rest of the Pittsburgh Pirates who found themselves as baseball's new darlings when they crashed the playoffs for the first time in two decades...

Former GreenJacket Esposito returns to Augusta as visitor

...fifth-round pick who struggled as a professional player. He now uses those memories to help guide some of the Pittsburgh Pirates' top prospect talent."It's always good to go back in time, look back at where I was back then playing in...

Rookie Wisler, Braves end drought against Nationals

...The Nationals took only their second loss in their last 11 games, a span that included sweeps of the Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates.The Braves sent nine batters to the plate in the four-run fourth. Cameron Maybin singled, stole second and...

Pirates edge Braves in 10 innings

...out in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday...is 2-0 with a 3.29 ERA in five games against Pittsburgh.Pirates: RHP Charlie Morton will try to bounce back from...

Pirates start fast, hand Braves fifth loss in a row

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates ripped off five runs in the first inning en route to an 8-4 victory over the Atlanta.Braves on Saturday night.

Braves' bullpen falters again in loss to Pirates

ATLANTA - Neil Walker and Starling Marte homered, and the streaking Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Atlanta Braves 10-8 on Friday night.Walker hit a three-run drive, a towering shot deep into the right-field...

Baseball TV dispute with Orioles put off

...parties couldn't agree on what the Nats' rights fees should be for 2012-16, they appeared in April 2012 before Pittsburgh Pirates president Frank Coonelly, Tampa Bay Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg and New York Mets chief operating officer...

Data leading to shift in defensive strategy in baseball

...like, 'I usually don't make this throw,'" Arenado said. "You definitely have to get used to it."The Pittsburgh Pirates employ a different approach. Rather than move shortstop Jordy Mercer more toward second and third baseman Josh...