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Pittsburgh Pirates

TEAM INFO
MANAGEMENT:
Manager: Clint Hurdle
GM: Neal Huntington
STADIUM:
Name: PNC Park
Capacity: 38,127
Surface: Grass
More News Team News
Catcher Russell Martin signed a five-year, $82 million deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday. 11/19/2014 8:45 PM
Right-hander A.J. Burnett will return to the scene of his last successful seasons, Pittsburgh, for 2015. 11/14/2014 4:48 PM
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that catcher Russell Martin turned down a contract extension from the Pirates during the second half of the regular season. 10/10/2014 9:00 PM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 St. Louis 162 90 72 .556 - 619 603
2 Pittsburgh 162 88 74 .543 2.0 682 631
3 Milwaukee 162 82 80 .506 8.0 650 657
4 Cincinnati 162 76 86 .469 14.0 595 612
5 Chicago Cubs 162 73 89 .451 17.0 614 707
Pit MOVES
Nov 20, 2014
Ramon Cabrera (C) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Ike Davis (1B) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Elias Diaz (C) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Pedro Florimon (IF) Claimed off waivers from the Washington Nationals.
Willy Garcia (OF) Contract purchased from Altoona (AA).
Nick Kingham (P) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Brent Morel (3B) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Miguel Perez (C) Re-signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract.
Jameson Taillon (P) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Sebastian Valle (C) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract.
Nov 19, 2014
Radhames Liz (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract.
Nov 18, 2014
Collin Balester (P) Invited to spring training by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jeremy Bleich (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Deolis Guerra (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Gustavo Nunez (IF) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Blake Wood (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Nov 17, 2014
Brad Lincoln (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Nov 14, 2014
A.J. Burnett (SP) Signed as a free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a one-year contract.
Nov 12, 2014
Francisco Cervelli (C) Acquired from the New York Yankees.
Nov 11, 2014
Rob Scahill (P) Acquired from the Colorado Rockies.
Nov 10, 2014
Francisco Liriano (SP) Filed for free agency.
Nov 7, 2014
Jake Elmore (IF) Claimed off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.
Nov 4, 2014
Robert Andino (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Nevin Ashley (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Jacob Brigham (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Jarek Cunningham (3B) Opted for minor league free agency.
Blake Davis (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Francisco Diaz (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Jake Elmore (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Tommy Field (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Ralph Henriquez (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Josh Kinney (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Austin McClune (OF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Kyle McPherson (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Quinton Miller (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Wirfin Obispo (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Carlos Paulino (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Rafael Perez (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Miguel Perez (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Omir Santos (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Josh Wall (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Adam Wilk (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Nov 3, 2014
John Axford (P) Refused minor league assignment from the Pittsburgh Pirates and opted for free agency.
John Axford (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Chase d'Arnaud (IF) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Chase d'Arnaud (IF) Refused minor league assignment from the Pittsburgh Pirates and opted for free agency.
Jeanmar Gomez (P) Refused minor league assignment from the Pittsburgh Pirates and opted for free agency.
Jeanmar Gomez (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Oct 30, 2014
Dean Anna (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Clint Barmes (IF) Filed for free agency.
Russell Martin (C) Filed for free agency.
Edinson Volquez (P) Filed for free agency.
Oct 25, 2014
John Axford (P) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jeanmar Gomez (P) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Charlie Morton (P) Missed the last 10 regular season and first playoff games (sports hernia).
Justin Sellers (IF) Acquired from the Cleveland Indians.
Oct 23, 2014
Josh Stinson (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Josh Harrison Pit - .315
Andrew McCutchen Pit - .314
Starling Marte Pit - .291
Neil Walker Pit - .271
Jordy Mercer Pit - .255
Runs Batted In

Neil Walker Pit - 76
Pedro Alvarez Pit - 56
Home Runs

Neil Walker Pit - 23
Pedro Alvarez Pit - 18
Travis Snider Pit - 13
Josh Harrison Pit - 13
Wins
Gerrit Cole Pit - 11
Tony Watson Pit - 10
Vance Worley Pit - 8
Jared Hughes Pit - 7
Strikeouts
Gerrit Cole Pit - 138
Charlie Morton Pit - 126
Jeff Locke Pit - 89
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