Two big late shots got it done for Pittsburgh. It was looking like it was going to be another one of those games. The Pittsburgh Pirates were virtually ineffective at the plate through six innings of play against the Cleveland Indians.
In another lost season, it’s time to see what the Bucs have in the coffers at two positions. Roughly 40 percent of the way through the 2021 season, the Pittsburgh Pirates are where most people figured they would be – struggling in last place in the National League Central.
Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop prospect Oneil Cruz has struggled to make throws from the position making now the best time to try him out in the outfield Shortstop Oneil Cruz has as high a ceiling as any hitter the Pittsburgh Pirates have in their farm system.
Just another day as a Bucs fan. As I write this piece, the Pittsburgh Pirates have lost 10 consecutive games. This string of losses is the longest streak of its kind for the Pirates this season, but the Bucs have amassed losing streaks of six twice, the first coming at the beginning of the season; the second coming at the end of May.
Pittsburgh Pirates pitching prospect Roansy Contreras had yet another great outing with the Altoona Curve on Tuesday evening If you’ve followed any of our prospect reports this season you’ll know that Pittsburgh Pirates right-handed pitching prospect Roansy Contreras has been covered here a whole bunch.
Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Tyler Glasnow made some strong comments about Major League Baseball’s crackdown on foreign substance useage If you’ve been paying any attention to recent baseball news you know that, beginning June 21, Major League Baseball will be cracking down on foreign substance usage.
Nate and Jake break it down. Hosts: Nathan Hursh, Jake Slebodnick Nathan Hursh and Jake Slebodnick discuss the Pirates series against the Washington Nationals, ponder when the losing streak will end and dive deep into the MLB sticky substance drama.
Following Wednesday afternoon’s loss the Pittsburgh Pirates have now lost 10 games in a row and fall to 23-44 on the season Chase De Jong made his fourth start of the season for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday afternoon.
Hayes is still learning the ropes, but he'll have to be better if the Pirates hope to climb out of the hole they're in. Pittsburgh is last in the NL Central with a 23-36 record following a Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Dodgers.
The Pirates began Friday evening 18-31 and in dead last in the National League Central standings, but it's hard to imagine things will get any worse during what's likely to be another lost season than this.