Pirates Press Releases
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Pirates acquire first baseman Ike Davis from the Mets
The Pittsburgh Pirates today acquired first baseman Ike Davis from the New York Mets in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named. The announcement was made by Pirates Senior Vice President, General Manager Neal Huntington.
Pittsburgh Pirates hire Drew Cloud as Executive Vice President
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the hiring of Drew Cloud as Executive Vice President/Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. Cloud, a Pittsburgh native, will serve on the Pirates executive management team and oversee the Club's ticket sales, corporate partnerships and marketing efforts.
Pirates and FedEx Ground announce agreement
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced a new agreement for the 2014 season with Pittsburgh-based FedEx Ground, a leader in cost-effective, small-package ground shipping in the U.S. and Canada.
Pirates Homestand Highlights - April 17-24
Pirates Homestand Highlights Thursday, April 17- Thursday, April 24, 2014
Pirates Charities, Clint Hurdle & ROOT SPORTS announce return of Wins for Kids
Pirates Charities, the official philanthropic arm of the Pittsburgh Pirates, along with Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle and his wife, Karla, in partnership with ROOT SPORTS™ announced the return of the "Wins for Kids" fundraising campaign for 2014. This marks the fourth season for the program which is focused on raising funds for Pirates Charities and The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh's Center for Prader-Willi Syndrome through donations from fans and supporters.
Pittsburgh residents wear McCutchen's dreadlocks in new TV Spot
The latest spot from Major League Baseball's new "For the Love of Baseball" campaign plays off the city of Pittsburgh's passion for the Pirates and reigning NL MVP Andrew McCutchen in unique fashion.
North Shore Road Restrictions Tomorrow
There will be road restrictions near PNC Park Tuesday, April 8 while a homeland security exercise takes place.
Pirates extend contracts of GM Neal Huntington and Manager Clint Hurdle
The Pittsburgh Pirates today extended the contracts of General Manager Neal Huntington and Manager Clint Hurdle for three years, with club options for the 2018 season. The announcement was made by Pirates President Frank Coonelly.
Pirates and 84 Lumber Company announce multi-year partnership
The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced a multi-year partnership with Pennsylvania-based 84 Lumber Company, the nation's leading privately held building materials and services supplier.