2020 Schedule

2020 Schedule
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Pirates avoid arbitration with Musgrove, 8 others

The Pirates avoided arbitration with right-handed pitcher Joe Musgrove and eight others on Friday as the club tries to bounce back after finishing with the worst record in the majors in 2020.

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A's acquire reliever Turley from Pirates for cash

Left-hander Nik Turley was traded to the Athletics on Thursday from the Pirates for $60,000, giving Oakland a reliable reliever for late in games after losing closer Liam Hendriks in free agency.

Nationals add big bat by trading for Josh Bell (0:45)

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First baseman Josh Bell has been traded from the Pittsburgh Pirates to the Washington Nationals, a source tells ESPN. Two young pitchers headed back to Pittsburgh.

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Pirates righty Taillon is on track for 2021 return

The Pirates' Jameson Taillon is on schedule to return in 2021 after missing most of 2019 and all of 2020 while recovering from a second Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.

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Pirates reach $2.25M deal with Taillon for 2021

The Pirates avoided arbitration with Jameson Taillon, who is expected to anchor their starting rotation after missing most of the past two years following Tommy John surgery.

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Way-too-early 2021 MLB awards predictions

The top honors for 2020 have just been handed out, but we're already looking ahead to next year's MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year races.

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Pirates DFA Burdi after righty had Tommy John

The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated reliever Nick Burdi just weeks after the hard-throwing right-hander underwent Tommy John on his right elbow for the second time.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.6819th
Quality Starts9Tied-17th
Batting Average.22028th
On Base Percentage.28430th
Slugging Percentage.35730th