German Marquez Pitches Immaculate Inning Against the Pittsburgh Pirates (Giuseppe)

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher German Marquez got three outs on three consecutive three-pitch strikeouts in the top of the fourth inning during Wednesday afternoon’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Marquez had thrown what is called an “Immaculate Inning.” Marquez fanned Corey Dickerson, Starling … Continue reading German Marquez Pitches Immaculate Inning Against the Pittsburgh Pirates (Giuseppe)

Contenders or Pretenders? Do the Pittsburgh Pirates Really Have a Shot at the Postseason? (Giuseppe)

The Pittsburgh Pirates stayed red-hot on Tuesday, beating the Cleveland Indians 9-4 to earn their 11th consecutive victory and bring the team within 2.0 games of the second Wild Card spot that is currently being held by the Atlanta Braves … Continue reading Contenders or Pretenders? Do the Pittsburgh Pirates Really Have a Shot at the Postseason? (Giuseppe)

Nick Kingham Loses Perfect Game in 7th Inning in MLB Debut Against St. Louis Cardinals (Giuseppe)

Welcome to Major League Baseball Nick Kingham! Prior to being called up, the Pittsburgh Pirates number 12 overall prospect, according to MLB pipeline, allowed just five runs with four of those being earned on 15 hits and seven walks along … Continue reading Nick Kingham Loses Perfect Game in 7th Inning in MLB Debut Against St. Louis Cardinals (Giuseppe)

Pittsburgh Pirates Aquire All-Star Corey Dickerson in 3-Player Deal with Tampa Bay Rays (Giuseppe)

The Pittsburgh Pirates signed 2017 American League All-Star starting designated hitter on Thursday in return for pitcher Daniel Hudson, Minor League infielder Tristan Gray, and cash considerations. Corey Dickerson had a career year in 2017, making the All-Star team (Dickerson … Continue reading Pittsburgh Pirates Aquire All-Star Corey Dickerson in 3-Player Deal with Tampa Bay Rays (Giuseppe)