6/1/2015 | McCutchen denied by Giants' 2 superb catches
Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen should have accumulated a huge total of RBIs Monday at AT&T Park. But center fielder Angel Pagan and right fielder Hunter Pence of the Giants denied McCutchen his big night by taking turns robbing him of extra-base hits that would have scored multiple runs in the third and fifth innings of Monday's game at AT&T Park.
6/1/2015 | Pirates sticking with Locke as starter
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle on Monday headed off any uncertainty or controversy concerning Jeff Locke's spot in his rotation, giving the lefty both his next assignment and a strong vote of confidence.
6/1/2015 | Burnett seeking support vs. Giants' Heston
Starting pitchers can't help having their performances reflected in their team's offense. Take the Pirates' A.J. Burnett, who Tuesday night will face the Giants' Chris Heston in the middle game of the teams' AT&T Park series.
6/1/2015 | Fisher headlines Prospect Team of the Week
Derek Fisher needed just one game to cement his spot on the Prospect Team of the Week. Making his high Class A debut on Saturday, the Astros outfielder broke a 61-year-old California League record with 12 RBIs.
6/1/2015 | Locke's outing may prompt change in rotation
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said he wasn't prepared to speak about the options for a fifth starter after Jeff Locke was crushed by the Padres in a 7-1 loss on Sunday evening at Petco Park. But you could tell during his postgame media conference that he wasn't particularly pleased.