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.
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Led by outstanding seasons from Andrew McCutchen, Russell Martin and Josh Harrison, the Pirates made the playoffs for the second straight year in 2014, but the possible departures of Martin and Francisco Liriano cloud their immediate future. Guaranteed Contracts Andrew ? Continue reading ?What Should Pittsburgh Pirates Fans Expect from Ike Davis in 2015?
The year was 2012, and a young Ike Davis was becoming one of the best first basemen in the National League . Davis blasted 32 home runs while driving in 90 that season, and it looked as if he had found his niche and was ready to help the New York Mets in their efforts to turn things around as an organization. Not so fast. In 2013, it all came crashing down for Davis, who looked completely ...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.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.Pirates agree to minor league deal with Stinson
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a minor league contract with pitcher Josh Stinson.Bradenton deputy police chief accused of bilking Pirates
Second-in-command at the Bradenton Police Department, Deputy Chief Warren Merriman III is chargedBaseball - 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.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.
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