SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Austin Slater hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 5-4 Friday night.
Slater led off the inning with an opposite-field drive to right against right-hander Keone Kela (2-2)...
We've taken a lot of time to analyze the Pirates' trades for Chris Archer and Keone Kela. But we should also take a look at some of the trades other National League contenders made.
Here are five acquisitions nabbed by other clubs who could have a direct impact on the playoff chances for the Bucs.
At season's start, Jordy Mercer wasn't sure whether he would still be playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates on the first day of August.
In years past for a Pirates player with an expiring contract, the day after the nonwaiver trade deadline oftentimes involved going to a new team.