Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers and Andrew McCutchen of the Pittsburgh Pirates have been named National League Co-Players of the Week for the period ending May 24th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today that right-handed pitcher Charlie Morton has returned from his rehab assignment and has been reinstated from the 15-day disabled list. To make room for Morton on the 25-man active roster, right-handed pitcher Radhames Liz has been designated for assignment.
With baseball season now in full swing, this Saturday, May 9, Pirates and Pirates Charities will take the opportunity to celebrate their involvement with local Miracle League organizations as the team will take part in two unique grand opening ceremonies around the greater Pittsburgh Area.
Today the Pirates have selected infielder/outfielder Steve Lombardozzi (#23) from Triple-A Indianapolis and have placed outfielder Andrew Lambo on the 15-day D.L. due to plantar fasciitis in his left foot (retroactive to 5/4).
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the return of the popular fan-value "You Score as the Bucs Score" promotion, offering fans the opportunity to save each time the Pirates score against the St. Louis Cardinals this weekend.