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Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates are an American professional baseball team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pirates compete in in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member team of the National League (NL) Central division. The Pirates play their home games at PNC Park; the team previously played at Forbes Field and Three Rivers Stadium, the latter of which was named after its location near the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, the Ohio Rivers. Founded on October 15, 1881 as Allegheny, the franchise has won five World Series championships. The Pirates are also often referred to as the "Bucs" or the "Buccos" (derived from buccaneer, a synonym for pirate). 

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 70% L 30%
7 3
  • Brewers @ Pirates 0-3 W
  • Brewers @ Pirates 8-3 L
  • Royals @ Pirates 1-2 W
  • Royals @ Pirates 1-2 W
  • Royals @ Pirates 6-7 W
  • Pirates @ Brewers 3-2 W
  • Pirates @ Brewers 3-1 W
  • Pirates @ Brewers 4-7 L
  • Pirates @ Cardinals 4-3 W
  • Pirates @ Cardinals 5-11 L

Next meetings

  • Milwaukee(09-22-18) 0 - 3
  • @Chi. Cubs(06-10-18) 7 - 1
  • @Chi. Cubs(06-10-18) 7 - 1
  • @Chi. Cubs(06-10-18) 7 - 1
  • @Chi. Cubs(06-10-18) 7 - 1
  • @Cincinnati(07-22-18) 9 - 2
  • @Cincinnati(07-22-18) 9 - 2
  • @Cincinnati(07-22-18) 9 - 2
  • Miami(09-09-18) 0 - 0

Offense 2018

Season Stats Rank
RUNS 655 21
BA 0.254 22
OBP 0.318 16
HR 147 26
SB 69 19

Defense 2018

Season Stats Rank
ERA 4.010 15
WHIP 1 16
ST 1,169 27
ERRORS 98 24
AB 5,167 30

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Team leaders 2018

Player Roster

Catcher

Center Outfield

First Base

Left Outfield

Outfield

Reliever

Right Outfield

Second Base

Shortstop

Starter

Third Base

Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2018 10 Round 1 Travis Swaggerty OF South Alabama
2018 1 Comp Balance A Gunnar Hoglund SP Fivay HS
2018 8 Round 2 Braxton Ashcraft SP Robinson HS
2018 8 Round 3 Connor Kaiser SS Vanderbilt
2017 12 Round 1 Shane Baz SP Concordia Lutheran HS
2017 6 Round 2 Steve Jennings SP DeKalb County HS
2017 14 Round 2 Calvin Mitchell OF Rancho Bernardo HS
2017 5 Comp Balance B Conner Uselton OF Southmoore HS
2017 13 Round 3 Dylan Busby 3B Florida State

Team Stats 2018

Hitting Statistics

G GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SB K CS Avg SP OBP
3 0 3 1 3 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.333 1.000
11 7 30 5 11 1 0 1 2 15 0 6 1 .367 .500 .424
14 8 25 5 8 1 1 1 5 14 0 13 0 .320 .560 .452
130 118 484 63 144 33 7 12 53 227 8 76 3 .298 .469 .327
49 35 154 16 45 8 2 5 13 72 4 35 1 .292 .468 .327

Pitching Statistics

G GS OP ST HBPA HA HRA IWA RA SFA SHA SBSA WA PT
69 0 199 54 3 61 7 2 25 0 0 2 12 929
67 0 201 85 1 62 4 2 24 0 0 4 24 1170
62 0 175 61 7 45 3 3 18 0 0 9 23 1023
60 0 200 85 5 51 5 3 18 0 0 1 18 1085
43 0 130 49 2 48 6 0 31 0 0 0 19 850

Field Statistics

GP GS CI SABC SCBC FE OA PB
100 95 0 35 22 4 0 8
78 56 0 22 11 8 0 0
13 8 0 7 1 0 0 0
106 62 0 0 0 6 2 0
49 35 0 0 0 2 1 0

Stadium

PNC Park
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Capacity: 38,496

Last Injuries

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Francisco Cervelli

    Stomach
    Ques Sun | questionable

    Cervelli missed the last game with stomach pains and it is unclear if he will play Sunday against the Brewers.

  • Edgar Santana

    Forearm
    Ques Sun | questionable

    Santana missed the last game with right forearm soreness and it is unknown if he will be available for Sunday's game against the Brewers.

  • Joe Musgrove

    Abdominal
    out for season | out

    Musgrove will sit out the remainder of the season after suffering an abdominal wall muscle strain and stress reaction in his pelvic bone.

  • Gregory Polanco

    Shoulder
    out for season | 10-day DL

    Polanco has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to a dislocated shoulder and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018 season.

  • Chad Kuhl

    Forearm
    out for season | 60-day DL

    Kuhl has been shifted to the 60-day disabled list with a right forearm strain. He recently had surgery on his elbow and is likely to be shut down for the remainder of the season.

  • Adam Frazier

    Knee
    Out Tues | out

    Frazier departed the last game due to right knee discomfort and will not play Tuesday against the Royals.

  • Francisco Cervelli

    Flu
    Prob Tues | probable

    Cervelli sat out the previous game due to flu-like symptoms but will participate against the Royals on Tuesday.

  • Elias Diaz

    Hamstring
    Late Sept | out

    Diaz is sidelined with right hamstring discomfort and it is unknown if he will return during the latter part of September.

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