In the early 1900s, the Pittsburgh Pirates were one of the NL's most dominant teams, powered by super shortstop Honus Wagner. Wagner was to his time what Alex Rodriguez is to the contemporary MLB. The Pirates have won five World Series in 1909, 1925, 1960, 1971 and 1979. The put great teams together in the early 1990s as well, with Barry Bonds and Bobby Bonilla carrying the load.
Pittsburgh Pirates: Pitching Prospects Shining Brightly in Arizona Fall League
The Pittsburgh Pirates will likely head into the 2015 Major League Baseball winter meetings looking to upgrade their pitching staff with the goal of making it to the postseason for the third straight year and possibly making a run at a World Series title. Come this time next season, however, members of the organization may need not look any further for standout pitching than their own farm ...Giants Beat Royals to Win 3rd World Series in Five Years
The San Francisco Giants won their third World Series title in five years with a 3-2 road victory tonight against the Kansas City Royals. The Giants, who also captured titles in 2010 and 2012, won the best-of-seven championship series four games to three. They are the first road team to win a World Series Game 7 since the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates in Baltimore. Home teams logged a 9-0 record in ...Rangers hire Pirates' Jeff Banister as new manager
FILE - In this March 4, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister waits to take the field before an exhibition spring training baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Pirates in Lakeland, Fla. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Texas Rangers have chosen Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.San Francisco Giants Win World Series
TheSan Francisco Giantsbeat theKansas City Royals3-2 in Game 7 of the World SeriesWednesdaynight to win their third championship in five years. It was the first time a team has won Game 7 on the road since the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1979.Baseball - Rangers sign Banister as manager
- The Texas Rangers on Thursday signed Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.Pirates manager Hurdle has hip surgery
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle underwent successful surgery on Monday to replace his ailing right hip.LATEST NEWS
FILE - In this March 4, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister waits to take the field before an exhibition spring training baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Pirates in Lakeland, Fla. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Texas Rangers have chosen Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates 8-0 to advance
San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford hits a grand slam off Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez during the fourth inning of the NL wild-card playoff baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh.Texas Rangers Hire Pirates Bench Coach Jeff Banister as Manager
The Texas Rangers hired Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as the successor to Ron Washington, who resigned last month as manager of the Major League Baseball team.Pirates manager Hurdle has right hip replaced
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle underwent surgery on Monday to replace his ailing right hip.
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