9/2/2015 | Crew to honor Aramis before finale vs. Bucs
Thursday's pregame festivities at Miller Park will include an on-field nod to Aramis Ramirez, the veteran third baseman poised to play his 315th and final game in Milwaukee when the Pirates and Brewers conclude a three-game series.
9/2/2015 | Brewers down Bucs on big night for offense
The fortunes of the Pirates and the Brewers have changed in the big picture. But the inset remains the same: Even as National League Central also-rans, the Brewers own the contending Bucs, particularly in Miller Park. For the latest evidence, the Crew dealt the Pirates another sound defeat on Wednesday, 9-4, behind Jonathan Lucroy's three RBIs and two each by Adam Lind and Scooter Gennett.
9/2/2015 | Hurdle embraces challenge of chasing Cards
After a 9-4 loss to the Brewers on Wednesday, plus the Cardinals' loss to the Nationals, the Pirates are six games behind St. Louis. Any way you slice it, chasing the Cards has gone about as well as a dog chasing its own tail.
9/2/2015 | Liz looks 'improved, refined' to Hurdle in relief
It was a long time, and a lot of hard work, between scoreless outings for Radhames Liz.
9/2/2015 | How the Pirates can overtake St. Louis
The Pittsburgh Pirates have been the best team in baseball over the past three months. But there are still a couple of mountains left for them to climb.
9/2/2015 | Davies takes on contending Pirates in debut
Zach Davies' first taste of the Major Leagues will come in a pennant race. The wiry Brewers right-hander -- called up Tuesday, when roster expanded -- will debut Wednesday night against a Pirates team pushing toward the postseason.
9/1/2015 | Brewers get to Cole early, top Pirates
Adam Lind's two-run double highlighted a first-inning ambush of Pirates ace Gerrit Cole as the Brewers derailed the Cole Train and Pittsburgh's postseason express with a 7-4 victory at Miller Park on Tuesday night.
9/1/2015 | Prospects Meadows, McGuire headed to AFL
Outfielder Austin Meadows and catcher Reese McGuire, the Pirates' two first-round choices in the 2013 Draft, headline seven Buccos prospects selected to participate in the 2015 Arizona Fall League season.
9/1/2015 | Pirates call up 6, including Snider and Diaz
The Pirates dipped into their very recent past -- Travis Snider was back in his familiar Black & Gold No. 23 -- and glimpsed the future -- meteoric catching prospect Elias Diaz wore the widest smile in Miller Park's visitors' clubhouse -- as Minor League callups joined manager Clint Hurdle's arsenal Tuesday.
9/1/2015 | Fall League rosters packed with elite prospects
Philadelphia's J.P. Crawford, St. Louis' Alex Reyes and Pittsburgh's Austin Meadows are among nine Top 100 Prospects on the preliminary 2015 rosters released by the Arizona Fall League on Tuesday.