Pirates Press Releases
Pirates extend contract of David Freese
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the Club has signed infielder David Freese to a two-year contract extension (beginning in 2017) with a club option for the 2019 season.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to place infielder Jung Ho Kang on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury.
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, August 19 - Wednesday, August 24, 2016
The Bucs return to PNC Park for the 10th homestand of the season, a six-game stay where the team will host the Miami Marlins and Houston Astros.
Saturday, September 10 promotion
The Pirates have announced a change to the 2016 promotion schedule: Saturday, September 10 vs. the Cincinnati Reds will now be a Zambelli Fireworks Night.
Pirates announce back-to-school promotion
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today the special Back-to-School ticket promotion to give families a great opportunity to come to PNC Park before the start of the 2016-2017 school year.
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, August 5 - Thursday, August 11
The Bucs return to PNC Park for the ninth homestand of the season, a six-game stay where the team will host the Cincinnati Reds and the San Diego Padres.
Pirates activate RHP Ryan Vogelsong
To make room for Vogelsong on the 25-man active roster, infielder Max Moroff has been optioned to Triple-A.
Pirates acquire RHP Drew Hutchison from the Blue Jays
The Pittsburgh Pirates today acquired right-handed pitcher Drew Hutchison from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for left-handed pitcher Francisco Liriano, minor league catcher Reese McGuire and minor league outfielder Harold Ramirez.
Pirates acquire RHP Ivan Nova from the Yankees
The Pittsburgh Pirates today acquired right-handed pitcher Ivan Nova from the New York Yankees in exchange for two players to be named.