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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
Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen is back in the Pirates lineup on Wednesday against the Cardinals. 08/27/2014 6:14 PM
Pirates left-hander Jeff Locke won his second straight game, pitching into the eighth inning, allowing just one run on six hits, striking out three and walking two as the Pirates beat the Cardinals, 3-1. 08/27/2014 4:20 PM
Pirates first baseman Ike Davis hit a massive home run to right-center field for the second day in a row. 08/27/2014 4:09 PM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 Milwaukee 133 73 60 .549 - 572 534
2 St. Louis 132 71 61 .538 1.5 496 508
3 Pittsburgh 133 69 64 .519 4.0 563 552
4 Cincinnati 134 65 69 .485 8.5 509 499
5 Chicago Cubs 133 59 74 .444 14.0 503 553
Pit MOVES
Aug 27, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Sprained left foot, day-to-day.
Aug 25, 2014
Clint Barmes (IF) Missed 48 games (strained left groin).
Jayson Nix (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Gregory Polanco (RF) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Jose Tabata (OF) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 24, 2014
Tommy Field (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Bobby LaFromboise (P) Claimed off waivers from the San Diego Padres.
Bobby LaFromboise (P) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 21, 2014
Wirfin Obispo (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 20, 2014
Gerrit Cole (SP) Missed 40 games (right lat tightness).
Brent Morel (3B) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 19, 2014
Michael Martinez (IF) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Andrew McCutchen (CF) Missed 14 games (rib injury).
Jordy Mercer (SS) Missed 1 game (forearm injury).
Aug 18, 2014
Jordy Mercer (SS) Forearm injury, day-to-day.
Aug 17, 2014
Jordy Mercer (SS) Missed 1 game (right forearm injury).
Brent Morel (3B) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Charlie Morton (SP) Right hip injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 16th, 2014).
Matt Nevarez (P) Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract.
Aug 16, 2014
Jordy Mercer (SS) Right forearm injury, day-to-day.
Aug 15, 2014
John Axford (P) Added to the Pittsburgh Pirates 25-man roster.
Stolmy Pimentel (P) Sprained right ankle, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 14th, 2014).
Neil Walker (2B) Missed 5 games (back injury).
Aug 14, 2014
John Axford (P) Claimed off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
Matt Hague (1B) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Aug 13, 2014
Ramon Cabrera (C) Claimed off waivers from the Detroit Tigers.
Ramon Cabrera (C) Optioned to Altoona (AA).
Ernesto Frieri (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Wirfin Obispo (P) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Aug 12, 2014
Brandon Cumpton (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Casey Sadler (P) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 11, 2014
Andrew McCutchen (CF) Rib injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 4th, 2014).
Casey Sadler (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 10, 2014
Tommy Field (IF) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Tommy Field (IF) Claimed off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Neil Walker (2B) Back injury, day-to-day.
Aug 9, 2014
Neil Walker (2B) Missed 3 games (back injury).
Aug 8, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Missed 3 games (bereavement list).
Ernesto Frieri (P) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Aug 7, 2014
Dean Anna (IF) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 6, 2014
Neil Walker (2B) Back injury, day-to-day.
Aug 5, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Bereavement list, day-to-day.
Starling Marte (LF) Missed 12 games (concussion).
Andrew McCutchen (CF) Rib injury, day-to-day.
Neil Walker (2B) Missed 2 games (back injury).
Josh Wall (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 3, 2014
Dean Anna (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Brent Morel (3B) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Jayson Nix (IF) Signed as a free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Aug 2, 2014
Neil Walker (2B) Back injury, day-to-day.
Jul 31, 2014
Angel Sanchez (P) Optioned to Altoona (AA).
Angel Sanchez (P) Claimed off waivers from the Chicago White Sox.
Josh Wall (P) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Andrew McCutchen Pit - .307
Josh Harrison Pit - .304
Starling Marte Pit - .277
Neil Walker Pit - .277
Jordy Mercer Pit - .257
Runs Batted In

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

Pedro Alvarez Pit - 18
Neil Walker Pit - 17
Josh Harrison Pit - 12
Ike Davis Pit - 10
Wins

Tony Watson Pit - 9
Gerrit Cole Pit - 7
Jared Hughes Pit - 6
Jeff Locke Pit - 6
Strikeouts

Charlie Morton Pit - 120
Edinson Volquez Pit - 103
Gerrit Cole Pit - 93
Jeff Locke Pit - 66
ERA

Edinson Volquez Pit - 3.56
Charlie Morton Pit - 3.84

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