Pirates executive delivers baby at ballpark
Pirates' director of Florida operations, delivered a baby when a fan went into labor during an event Tuesday night at McKechnie Field . ''We were waiting for the ambulance and she kept saying, `This baby's coming,''' Gooby said. ''She
Orioles 6, Pirates 3
and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Pirates 6-3 at McKechnie Field . With the score tied at 1, McPherson hit leadoff ..... of 6,353 was the largest to see a night game at McKechnie Field . ... Pirates RHP Jeff Karstens (biceps) pitched
Pirates owner Nutting: team needs to "make a run"
39 PM ET BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) Pittsburgh Pirates owner Bob Nutting looked over the $10 million renovation of McKechnie Field - the team's spring training home - and took a moment to marvel at how far the franchise has come since he took
Gaby Sanchez leads Pirates to win over Spain
week. . Sanchez's home landed deep into the new left-field stands that opened this season at 80-year-old McKechnie Field . . Hernandez and Pirates CF Darren Ford each had two hits.
Fla. spring training is laid-back fun in the sun
Philadelphia Phillies have played in Clearwater since 1947, and the Pittsburgh Pirates have called Bradenton's McKechnie Field home for the past 43 years, although the place got a complete and much-needed facelift in the 1990s. The 5,500
David Murphy: Don't count out Podsednik
300 over the last three seasons. Yesterday, that player sat in a corner of a cramped visitor's clubhouse at McKechnie Field and acknowledged that he was not guaranteed anything more than a bus ride back to Clearwater. "My plan was to come
Tigers 7, Pirates 2
for a week, and will be re-evaluated next week. . Friday's game was the sixth sellout crowd of the spring at McKechnie Field in Bradenton. A total of 6,552 people turned out to watch the Tigers and Pirates.
OF McLouth proud to be back with Pirates
winter meetings. ''It really feels like I'm home,'' McLouth said Saturday after a spring training workout at McKechnie Field . ''As tough as it was to leave, it's just as good to be back. I feel comfortable here and I do feel like I
Burnett back with Bucs, ready to catch up
loss Erik Bedard tossed three scoreless innings, but the Pirates lost, 4-2, to the Minnesota Twins yesterday at McKechnie Field . The left-hander allowed one hit and had three strikeouts. "Just trying to get all my pitches in the strike zone
Minnesota Twins watching two newcomers to pitching staff
35 AM ET BRADENTON, Fla. - Two newcomers with a chance to crack the Twins ' pitching staff were on display at McKechnie Field on Saturday. The results were mixed but by no means final. Terry Doyle, a Rule 5 draftee, started and was touched