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The 1910 Pittsburgh Pirates

After winning their first World Series title in 1909, the Pirates could manage just a third place finish the following year. Led by the...

The 1910 Pittsburgh Pirates Season: Part Five

Through August 1st of the 1910 Pittsburgh Pirates season, the defending World Series champs had gone 50-36, putting them in third place. The Giants...

The 1910 Pittsburgh Pirates Season: Part Three

The Pittsburgh Pirates opened up their 1910 season strong, hoping to defend their World Series title. Things quickly went downhill as the weather played...

The Pirates 1909-10 Off-Season: One Big Change

The 1909 Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series over the Detroit Tigers in seven games, the first title in franchise history. The off-season that...

This Date in Pirates History: May 26

Three former Pittsburgh Pirates born on this date, plus a recap of the major league debut for one of the Pirates greatest pitchers of...

The 1909 Pirates Season Recap

The 1909 Pittsburgh Pirates finished their season with 110 wins, a still-standing team record that will likely never be broken. That win total has...

Pittsburgh Pirates Twenty Game Winners

In the history of the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise, 62 times they have had a pitcher win 20 games in a season. The list includes...

The 1909 Pittsburgh Pirates Season: Part Three

Last week we finished off with the first place Pittsburgh Pirates about to start a five game series against the second place Chicago Cubs...

The 1909 Pittsburgh Pirates Season: Part One

The Pittsburgh Pirates came into the 1909 season looking to regain the top spot in the National League that they held from 1901 until...

Dots Miller and the 1908-09 Pirates Off-Season

The 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates finished the season in second place with a 98-56 record, tied with the New York Giants and just one game...

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The 2020 Prospect Guide is Now Available!

Pirates Prospects took the leap to being my full-time job at the end of the 2010 season, all thanks to the release of our...