Hurdle can't wait for home opener

Hurdle can't wait for home opener

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Clint Hurdle can't wait to wake up in his own bed.

McCutchen dealing with left knee soreness

McCutchen dealing with left knee soreness

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen was out of the starting lineup against Milwaukee a day after taking himself out of a game because of left knee soreness.

Pirates-Brewers Preview

Pirates-Brewers Preview

The last time the Milwaukee Brewers began 0-4, they finished 96-66 and celebrated a Central Division title four years ago.

Pirates sign Harrison to four-year deal

Pirates sign Harrison to four-year deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed third baseman Josh Harrison to a four-year contract with club options for the 2019 and 2020 seasons.

Pirates Prospect Interview: Elias Diaz

Pirates Prospect Interview: Elias Diaz

After batting .328 last season at Class AA Altoona, 24-year-old Venezuelan catcher Elias Diaz has quickly transformed into one of the most promising and pro-ready prospects in the organization. Diaz will start the season at Triple A Indianapolis. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with the catcher at spring training.