Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Pirates Fan Has Elaborate Post-Catch Dance (GIF)

    Pirates Fan Has Elaborate Post-Catch Dance (GIF)

    How many different phases does the average baseball catch celebration dance have? It can’t be more than two, but I count at least twice that in this Pittsburgh Piratesfan’s dance. There’s the catch itself, followed by a few sways of the ball in hand, then some alternating fist pumps, then some kind of leg hike, […]

  • Brewers and Pirates Benches Cleared During Brawl (Video)

    Brewers and Pirates Benches Cleared During Brawl (Video)

    Sunday’s game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Pittsburgh Pirates was the occasion for a massive brawl that cleared both team’s benches. The focal point of the fight was a disagreement between Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez and Pirates outfielder Travis Snider, both of whom were ejected from the game in the wake of the […]

  • Cardinals Fan Videobombs Pittsburgh Reporter by Kissing Him (Video)

    Cardinals Fan Videobombs Pittsburgh Reporter by Kissing Him (Video)

    When you’re a sports reporter, you’ve got to expect that you are going to get videobomed by a bunch of drunks. It’s just part of the gig, and how you handle it—whether you choose to pretend like nothing is happening, or tackle the problem head on—is up to you. That being said, there’s really no […]

  • Pittsburgh Hospital Dresses Newborn Babies in Pirates Gear (Photos)

    Pittsburgh Hospital Dresses Newborn Babies in Pirates Gear (Photos)

    In an attempt to ensure that the youngest generation of Pittsburghers don’t have to wait their entire lives to celebrate postseason baseball, the people at St. Clair Hospital have been dressing every newborn baby in Pittsburgh Pirates gear.  And it is undoubtedly the cutest thing we’ve seen thus far from any of the MLB’s playoff […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/1/2013 — Russell Martin

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/1/2013 — Russell Martin

    For a long time the Pittsburgh Pirates have been the laughing stock of Major League Baseball, but on Tuesday they had the opportunity to put that shameful past behind them and record their first playoff victory since 1992.  They would capitalize on their opportunity thanks in large part to the bat of their Canadian catcher, […]

  • Grown Man Steamrolls Kid for Souvenir Baseball at Pirates Game (Video)

    Grown Man Steamrolls Kid for Souvenir Baseball at Pirates Game (Video)

    People will do just about anything to get their hands on a souvenir baseball at a Major League Baseball game.  They’ll leap into bushes, put their children in harm’s way, dive over railings, or even steamroll a child if it means grabbing even the most meaningless ball that makes its way into the stands during […]