Fan-987-Logosm 35h_cbssportsrad_tampa cw44_tb

Pittsburgh Pirates

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Justin Edmonds)

5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Photo Credit MiLB

Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.

06/30/2014

Getty Images

Price Lives In The Now And Shuts Down Pirates, 5-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Price struck out 11, becoming the first pitcher in 10 years to fan at least 10 in five straight starts, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates […]

98.7 The Fan–06/25/2014

Cobb Roughed Up As Rays Drop Opener To Pirates, 8-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to back the pitching of Edinson Volquez and lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. […]

98.7 The Fan–06/23/2014

Ceremonial First Pitches: Get It Together Celebrities!

Being asked to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at a baseball game has got to be an exciting, fun, sought-after request by a lot of celebrities. So I can understand why some people are […]

05/28/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 9, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?

03/17/2014

sv_s02_pirates500.png

Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. Orioles

Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?

07/25/2013

(Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

(AUDIO) Pirates Are Baseball’s Darlings

From 95.3 The Fan in Pittsburgh, Vinny Richici joined the Fabulous Sports Babe to talk about one of the best stories in sports so far in 2013, the Pittsburgh Pirates.  Richici was very complimentary of […]

98.7 The Fan–07/01/2013

(Credit: Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Pirates’ Starling Marte Has Superstar Potential

With a little time, Starling Marte and the Pirates could make waves throughout baseball.

03/23/2013

more