An Astros-Dodgers World Series? Will the hobbled Yanks hold up? Who's for real, and who's rotten? Buster Olney, Jeff Passan and Sam Miller make sense of the season so far.
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The Astros and Yankees normally rule the roost, but there's a new contender that could leave them both in the shade.
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington wants Major League Baseball to consider changing its concussion assessment system to allow for player re-entry after exiting a game for concussion testing.
Justin Turner had five hits after taking a day off, Joc Pederson homered during a six-run sixth inning that featured consecutive bases-loaded plunkings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-7 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli was placed on the seven-day concussion list Sunday after being hit in the helmet by Cody Bellinger's bat following his swing during Saturday night's game.
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.
Mitch Keller, the Pirates' top pitching prospect, will be called up to make his major league debut Monday, according to multiple reports. Keller is 5-0 with Triple-A Indianapolis this season.
Stratton exited Friday's game with right side discomfort. Chisenhall has yet to play for the Pirates this year due to a fractured right hand.
Playoff hopefuls square off when the Braves play the Cardinals and the Indians meet the Rays. Who has the upper hand? And what else are we looking forward to?
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.
Buster & Karl Ravech discuss the most desirable HR Derby field, the Nationals' struggles and more (12:20). Plus, Jake Kaplan on the Astros (32:00) and Bob Kendrick of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum on the recovery of the museum after last summer's vandalism (39:21).
Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday.
Buster Olney talks to Pirates 1B Josh Bell about his adjustments in 2019, having Allegheny power, the art of switch hitting, if he's interested in the HR Derby and more.
Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockies in a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
German Marquez 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.
The Dodgers and Astros have been running neck-and-neck, but they're being threatened by rivals with staying power.
Colin Moran hit a three-run home run and finished with four RBI, and Joe Musgrove beat his hometown Padres for the second time in as many seasons as the Pittsburgh Pirates won 6-4 Sunday to take three of four.
Josh Bell homered twice and drove in four, rookie Bryan Reynolds connected for the second straight night and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Saturday.
Rookie Bryan Reynolds hit a go-ahead, two-run home run and Jordan Lyles struck out a career-high 12 in seven innings to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-3 victory against the San Diego Padres on Friday night.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed right-hander Trevor Williams on the 10-day injured list with a strain in his right side.
The Red Sox try to cool off the Astros, the Yanks and Rays play for first place and the Nats aim to salvage their season. Here's your guide to it all.
Ian Kinsler hit a go-ahead, three-run homer for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 Thursday night and set the major league record by going 8,020 games without a no-hitter since their inception.