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.
MLB suspends 4 after Brewers-Pirates brawl
NEW YORK (AP) Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last Sunday's brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado was suspended five games while outfielder Carlos Gomez was suspended three games. Pittsburgh outfielder Travis Snider received a two-game penalty, with catcher Russell Martin also missing one game. Maldonado ...Pittsburgh Pirates defeat Cincinnati 6-5
The Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.LATEST NEWS
Pittsburgh Pirates' Ike Davis, right, celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh Monday, April 21, 2014.Pirates place P Wandy Rodriguez (knee) on DL
Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Wandy Rodriguez is experiencing inflammation in his right knee and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, according to the team.Suspensions handed out in Pirates-Brewers brawl
Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado receives the longest suspension, five games. Major League Baseball suspended four players involved in Sunday's brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers.Pittsburgh Pirates beat Milwaukee Brewers 11-2
The Pittsburgh Pirates went on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-2 in the opener of a four- game set.Reds-Pirates Preview
Johnny Cueto's stellar start to the season includes a performance that the Pittsburgh Pirates surely don't forget. The right-hander looks to keep rolling Tuesday night as he opposes former Cincinnati Reds starter Edinson Volquez. Cueto (1-2, 1.50 ERA) provided the Reds with another outstanding outing Wednesday, three-hitting the Pirates while striking out 12 in a 4-0 win. The right-hander ...SportsNation: Is Carlos Gomez to blame for the Brewers-Pirates brawl?
The Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates in 14 innings Sunday, moving to an MLB-best 14-5 on the season. But that didn't take the headlines; instead, it was a big brawl that drew the most attention . It started when center fielder Carlos Gomez flipped his bat and looked on after hitting a ball deep to center field.Brewers win in 14th after early brawl with Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates? Travis Snider, left, takes down Milwaukee Brewers? Carlos Gomez during a skirmish between the teams in the third inning of Sunday?s game in Pittsburgh. Gomez and Snider were ejected from the game.Pittsburgh Pirates top the Chicago Cubs 7-6
The Pittsburgh Pirates top the Chicago Cubs, 7-6, in the opener of a three-game set at Wrigley Field.
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The Pirates are one of baseball's oldest franchises, founded in 1882.
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