The Pittsburgh Pirates have continued to win down the stretch in September without their star center fielder Andrew McCutchen hitting well, but they need him to get hot now more than ever.
With Monday's heartbreaking loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, the Pittsburgh Pirates' chances of winning the NL Central are somewhere between slim and none.
The Pittsburgh Pirates needed a suitable replacement at shortstop after Jung Ho Kang went down with an MCL sprain. Their solution has payed dividends.
The Pirates look like they will be a Wild Card team despite holding MLB's second-best record this season. For them to win the one-game playoff and go deep in October, these five players must step up.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have a crowded infield, but getting Josh Harrison consistent at-bats before the playoffs should be a priority down the stretch.
The Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a seven-game losing streak against the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, but their starting pitching against the Brewers is still lacking.
The Pittsburgh Pirates' offense is hot again, and it will be key in the two upcoming divisional series against the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs.
The Pirates' playoff push is propelled by J.A. Happ's stellar pitching.
Aramis Ramirez at first base gives the Pittsburgh Pirates more lineup flexibility and solves two different issues.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will play their third Sunday Night Baseball game in five weeks, but the latest one creates an unfair disadvantage for the Pirates.