Pirates to present Pittsburgh Negro League Baseball centennial commemoration event at Heinz History Center
Pirates to celebrate Black History Month with special event and traveling educational program
Tomorrow, Thursday, February 13, the Pittsburgh Pirates proudly present the “Pittsburgh Negro League Baseball Centennial Commemoration” event, a special night at the Senator John Heinz History Center. The Pirates and partners such as the Josh Gibson Foundation, the Carnegie Museum of Art’s Teenie Harris Archives and the Senator John Heinz
Pirates announce 2020 Theme Ticket games
Popular University Night among events scheduled for upcoming season
Christmas in July and '90s Night join the exciting lineup of Theme Ticket games taking place throughout the 2020 season at PNC Park. The schedule includes the return of University Nights, Youth Baseball and Softball Days and more as fans will have the chance to take part in the unique
Pirates announce 2020 broadcast team and Spring Training broadcast schedule
Club to broadcast record 33 Spring Training games
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the additions of former Pirates players Kevin Young (1992-95 and 1997-2003), Matt Capps (2005-09) and Michael McKenry (2011-13) to the broadcast team. Young, Capps and McKenry will join Bob Walk and John Wehner as rotating color analysts on both television and radio, while Greg Brown
Pirates to host Pittsburgh and West Virginia game
Baseball teams to play Backyard Brawl Game at PNC Park
The Pittsburgh Pirates announced the Club will once again play host to the Backyard Brawl for the University of Pittsburgh and West Virginia University baseball regular season game on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at PNC Park.
This marks the second consecutive season the rivalry will be played at PNC Park
PiratesFest highlights for Friday, January 24 and
Saturday, January 25, 2020 at PNC Park
Autograph opportunities, Q&A sessions and more highlight 2020 PiratesFest
The 2020 PiratesFest, presented by Chick-fil-A Pittsburgh, will get underway at PNC Park with General Public access beginning on Saturday, January 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pirates Season Ticket Holders will have special access with the Pirates’ Season Ticket Holders only night on Friday, January 24, from 4
Pirates CARE-a-van Tour schedule set for 2020
Players and coaches to visit with area groups for three days leading up to PiratesFest
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the schedule for the Pirates CARE-a-van, which will take place from Wednesday, January 22 through Friday, January 24. The 2020 CARE-a-van will take part in public and private community events over the days leading up to PiratesFest at PNC Park, presented by Chick-fil-A Pittsburgh.
2020 PiratesFest expanded times and ticket on-sale dates announced
New Friday Date and Times Announced for Pirates Season Ticket Holders
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced expanded times for 2020 PiratesFest at PNC Park, presented by Chickfil-A Pittsburgh, for Season Ticket Holders as well as the general public. Due to demand, the Pirates will open PNC Park on Friday, January 24 for Season Ticket Holders only from 4 p.m. to 8
Mike Rabelo named Pirates assistant hitting coach
Herbie Andrade and Jordan Comadena returning to Major League staff
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced that Mike Rabelo will be joining Manager Derek Shelton’s staff as the Assistant Hitting Coach for the 2020 season. The announcement was made by General Manager, Ben Cherington.
The 39-year-old Rabelo spent the 2019 season in the Detroit organization as the manager for Double-A Erie,
Pirates accepting online entries for “Oh Say, Can You Sing?” competition now through January 15
Fans now may enter for an opportunity to audition to sing the national anthem at PNC Park
The “Oh Say, Can You Sing?” competition is officially open. The Pittsburgh Pirates game day events group is now accepting submissions online for the popular "Oh Say, Can You Sing?" National Anthem competition.
Now through Wednesday, January 15, fans can enter at pirates.com/anthem for the opportunity to audition to sing
Pirates Charities Partners with The Tull Family Foundation announce Equipment Grant Program for 2020
Program to provide equipment grants to local youth organizations
Pirates Charities and The Tull Family Foundation today announced a 2020 Equipment Grant Program in partnership with Pitch In for Baseball and Softball (PIFBS). The equipment grant program will provide approximately 20 local youth organizations with much needed baseball and softball equipment prior to their upcoming 2020 seasons.
Oscar Marin Named Pirates Pitching Coach
Justin Meccage to Serve Club as Bullpen Coach
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced that Oscar Marin (pronounce “mah-RIN”) will be joining Manager Derek Shelton’s staff as the Pitching Coach for the 2020 season. The announcement was made by General Manager, Ben Cherington.
The 37-year-old Marin served as Bullpen Coach for the Texas Rangers in 2019 after spending two