Pirates Press Releases
Pirates announces 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule
All Pirates Spring Training dates to be covered via television, radio or webcast.
Statement from Pirates President Frank Coonelly regarding status of Jung Ho Kang
We have been staying in close contact with Jung Ho, his representatives and his counsel throughout the process. All have been extremely forthcoming and diligent in their efforts to resolve matters in Korea so that Jung Ho can return in time to participate in the Club's preparation for the 2017 season.
Pirates acquire INF Phil Gosselin from Arizona
Gosselin spent the entire 2016 season with Arizona, where he hit .277 (61-for-220) with 12 doubles, one triple, two home runs, 13 RBI and 26 runs scored in 122 games. He also led the Majors and set club records in pinch-hit appearances (83) and pinch hits (20) last season.
Pirates and LECOM announce Bradenton ballpark naming-rights agreement
The Pittsburgh Pirates and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) today announced a naming-rights agreement for the Club's spring training ballpark in Bradenton, Fla. As part of a 15-year naming rights agreement, the former McKechnie Field is now LECOM Park.
Pirates acquire pitcher Pat Light from Minnesota
The Pittsburgh Pirates today acquired right-handed pitcher Pat Light from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for a player to be named or cash considerations. The announcement was made by Executive Vice President, General Manager Neal Huntington.
Pirates announce 2017 Sheetz 10-game MTO plan
The Pirates announced today the 2017 Sheetz 10-Game MTO Plan designed to offer fans the chance to reserve a seat at PNC Park for some of the most high-demand games of the season at the most affordable prices.
Pirates Charities announces "Field for Kids" grant application deadlines
Matching Grants up to $25,000 Available to Area Youth Baseball and Softball Organizations.
Pirates sign Joey Terdoslavich to minor league deal
The Pirates have signed first baseman/outfielder Joey Terdoslavich to a minor league contract, which includes a non-roster invitation to spring training.
Pirates announce 2017 single-game ticket on-sale and Fan Jam schedule
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today the on-sale date for individual game tickets for the 2017 season at PNC Park as well as the two concert headliners for the 2017 postgame "Fan Jam, presented by Highmark."