Pirates rookie OF Reynolds making a quiet splash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds made a promise during his first days as a major leaguer, a vow that spoke volumes about the understated Pittsburgh Pirates rookie outfielder's mindset. ...

USA Gymnastics revamps Safe Sport policy amid abuse scandal

USA Gymnastics is overhauling its Safe Sport policy in hopes of providing better protection for athletes and clearer guidelines for coaches, parents, trainers and club owners on what constitutes abuse...

Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos trotted home when a potential double play in the eighth turned into an RBI fielder's choice thanks to some indecisiveness by Pittsburgh second baseman Adam Frazi...

Davies improves to 6-0, Brewers top Pirates 4-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Davies allowed eight hits over eight-plus innings, giving Milwaukee's bullpen a welcome break in a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Davies (6...

Bell caps historic month in style, Pirates top Brewers 9-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell finished off his historic May with two more hits, Starling Marte added three hits and scored three times and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounced on struggling Milwaukee starter ...

Bellinger, Seager lead Dodgers past Pirates 7-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday night. M...

Freese's grand slam powers Dodgers by Pirates 10-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — David Freese hit a grand slam off opener Michael Feliz and Cody Bellinger added his 18th homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-2 on Friday night. ...

Marquez quiets Pirates as Rockies roll to 5-0 victory

PITTSBURGH (AP) — German Márquez struck out seven over eight dominant innings, Trevor Story hit his 11th home run and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 Tuesday night. ...

Polanco hits first homer, Pirates edge Rangers 5-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco hit his first home run in eight months, and spot starter Steven Brault and six relievers did just enough to help the Pittsburgh Pirates edge the Texas Rangers 5-4 on ...

Newman's go-ahead triple rallies Pirates by A's 6-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman hit a go-ahead two-run triple in the seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Oakland Athletics 6-4 on Saturday night. Newman, in his...

Phegley drives in 8, A's rip Pirates 14-1 to end 6-game skid

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Phegley drove in a career-high eight runs to set a franchise record for most RBIs in a game by a catcher and the Oakland Athletics snapped a six-game losing streak with 14-1 vic...

USA Gymnastics' director of sports medicine lasts just 1 day

Edward Nyman's appointment as the first full-time director of sports medicine and science at USA Gymnastics lasted just one day. The embattled organization announced it had removed N...

Rare move up to draft Devin Bush highlights Steelers draft

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin increasingly talks about "position-less" football and the ever growing need to find players who can't just do one thing, but many. ...

Pirates reliever Burdi injured; Arizona rallies for 12-4 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates reliever Nick Burdi left in tears with a right arm injury, a chilling low point for Pittsburgh in a 12-4 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. B...

Posey ends long homerless drought, Giants edge Pirates 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Buster Posey snapped the longest homerless drought of his career with a three-run shot off Chris Archer and tagged Pittsburgh's Jung Ho Kang at the plate for the final out as the San...