The Early Lead: Pittsburgh Pirates


Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Pittsburgh babies are dressed as pirates (photos)

Hey, the baseball team faces the Cardinals today in the playoffs. Why not dress up defenseless infants?

By Cindy Boren  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, National League Division Series, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Dallas Latos, wife of Reds pitcher, says Pirates fan attacked her (video)

Pittsburgh police says no charges will be filed.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:31 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Cincinnati Reds, Mat Latos, Pittsburgh Pirates

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Penguins support Pirates with Wiffle Ball on ice (video)

One key thing to remember when playing baseball in skates: No sliding.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Pirates, Sidney Crosby

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Marlon Byrd traded on Marlon Byrd T-shirt night

Mets also send John Buck to Pittsburgh for Dilson Herrera and a player to be named later.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:33 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Marlon Byrd, New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates