Pirates Press Releases
Pirates roster move
The Pittsburgh Pirates today recalled right-handed pitcher A.J. Schugel from Triple-A Indianapolis. To make room for Schugel on the 25-man active roster, infielder/outfielder Adam Frazier has been optioned to Single-A Bristol.
Pirates set to host 45th anniversary celebration of 1971 World Series title
The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced today a special $19.71 ticket offer, presented by Iron City Beer, in celebration of the 1971 World Series Champion Pirates. This special offer is good for all three weekend games from Friday, September 2 thru Sunday, September 4 vs. the Milwaukee Brewers.
Pirates extend contract of David Freese
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the Club has signed infielder David Freese to a two-year contract extension (beginning in 2017) with a club option for the 2019 season.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to place infielder Jung Ho Kang on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury.
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, August 19 - Wednesday, August 24, 2016
The Bucs return to PNC Park for the 10th homestand of the season, a six-game stay where the team will host the Miami Marlins and Houston Astros.
Saturday, September 10 promotion
The Pirates have announced a change to the 2016 promotion schedule: Saturday, September 10 vs. the Cincinnati Reds will now be a Zambelli Fireworks Night.
Pirates announce back-to-school promotion
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today the special Back-to-School ticket promotion to give families a great opportunity to come to PNC Park before the start of the 2016-2017 school year.
Pirates homestand highlights Friday, August 5 - Thursday, August 11
The Bucs return to PNC Park for the ninth homestand of the season, a six-game stay where the team will host the Cincinnati Reds and the San Diego Padres.
Pirates activate RHP Ryan Vogelsong
To make room for Vogelsong on the 25-man active roster, infielder Max Moroff has been optioned to Triple-A.