‘I am by no means going to neglect at the present time’: Pirates LHP Jose Quintana celebrates 10 years in majors

On a day when Hunter Greene no-hit the Pittsburgh Pirates for seven-plus innings, Jose Quintana quietly matched the Cincinnati Reds rookie zero for zero within the line rating. Quintana celebrated 10 years of major-league service Sunday – a significant milestone for the 33-year-old left-hander – by tossing seven scoreless innings within the 1-0 win over … Read more

Zach Thompson extends scoreless streak to 12 innings; Pirates snap skid

Zach Thompson regarded spent because the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-foot-7 right-hander stood on the mound, enduring a muggy, 78-degree day from the primary pitch and a scoreless streak that gained gravity with each inning. Thompson confronted the primary 19 Cincinnati Reds batters Saturday evening with out permitting a success, till Brandon Drury belted a bloop single … Read more

Pitcher Cam Alldred’s dad wakes as much as the excellent news: His son is becoming a member of the Pirates

When Cam Alldred received phrase of his callup to the Pittsburgh Pirates late Tuesday evening, he was shocked and nearly speechless. “I blacked out,” he stated. Not precisely. He was acutely aware sufficient to know what he needed to do subsequent. “I needed to name my dad and inform him. I needed him to be … Read more

Former Pirates pitcher Connor Overton shuts out outdated teammates in Reds’ 4-0 win

Pittsburgh Pirates supervisor Derek Shelton was impressed with how Connor Overton saved the Pirates’ bats underneath management Thursday evening. “Second time in a row, he saved us off the barrel,” Shelton stated after the Cincinnati Reds nearly effortlessly defeated the Pirates, 4-0, in entrance of a crowd of 9,470 at PNC Park. “He used his … Read more

Cole Tucker’s demotion from Pirates to Triple-A opens door for Rodolfo Castro

Cole Tucker took the dangerous information of his demotion to Triple-A Indianapolis like his supervisor anticipated. “I shouldn’t say very effectively in that he was enthusiastic about it,” Pittsburgh Pirates supervisor Derek Shelton stated. “However very professionally. I believe he is aware of there are some issues he must work on. “The opposite factor is, … Read more