Tag: Juan Nicasio

Cole and Cervelli Leave With Injuries, Nicasio Struggles in Pirates Loss

PITTSBURGH — The already-taxed Pirates bullpen faced something of a nightmare scenario Friday when starting pitcher Gerrit Cole left the game due to injury...

Pirates Notes: Locke Has a Frustrating Day, Nicasio Available Out of...

PITTSBURGH — Jeff Locke had a “frustrating” day on Thursday. The Pirates’ left-hander had been cruising through a stretch of strong starts that started on...

Niese and Nicasio Lead Pirates to Sweep the Mets in a...

PITTSBURGH — The Pirates swept a two-game doubleheader against the New York Mets Tuesday night, winning both games by a 3-1 score. The Pirates have...

Pirates, Mets to Play Doubleheader

PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates and Mets were rained out Monday evening, and the teams will play a traditional doubleheader, which will start at 4:05 p.m....

First Pitch: This Pirates Rotation Needs More Than Just Prospects

After tonight's gem, Jeff Locke has the second best ERA in the Pirates' rotation at 4.33. The advanced metrics don't really back this up. He...

First Pitch: What is Leading to the Bullpen Struggles For the...

The Pirates have had some bullpen problems this year. They've had some rotation problems as well, but the solution there is easy -- wait...

Juan Nicasio Making Progress as Pirates Stifle Reds

PITTSBURGH - Juan Nicasio showed consistent velocity en route to seven very effective innings for the Pirates tonight, as they defeated the Cincinnati Reds...

Juan Nicasio Has a Great Debut as the Pirates Sweep the...

PITTSBURGH - The Pirates closed out a sweep over the Cardinals tonight, starting the season 3-0 with a 5-1 victory. The biggest takeaway from...

Pirates Notes: Cory Luebke Makes the Pirates’ Opening Day Roster

BRADENTON, Fla. - The Opening Day roster for the Pirates is starting to take shape, after the team made five more cuts today. All...

First Pitch: The Pirates Correct Their Biggest Off-Season Mistake

BRADENTON, Fla. - I've never been in the group that thinks the Pirates are heading for a down year in 2016. True, they're probably...

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