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Josh Bell Returns to Full Practice, While Francisco Cervelli Makes Progress

BRADENTON, Fla. - Francisco Cervelli hasn't fully returned from his foot discomfort, but made some progress today. He threw, hit in the cage, and said he felt good at the end of the day.

Josh Bell faces live pitching for first time since knee surgery

In other injury news, Francisco Cervelli (sore foot) was limited to playing catch.

Jung Ho Kang’s DUI trial begins Wednesday in South Korea

"We are absolutely disappointed that he has put himself and the organization in this circumstance," Pirates owner Bob Nutting said.

Full Spring Training Television Schedule from MLB Network and ROOT Sports

Last week, ROOT Sports announced that they will show 12 Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training games. On Tuesday afternoon, MLB Network announced their full Spring Training broadcast schedule and it adds another seven games to be televised.

Starkey’s Mailbag: What’s so bad about Drew Hutchison?

Post-Gazette columnist Joe Starkey answers reader questions in his weekly mailbag. 

Paul Zeise: Pirates brass to blame for making McCutchen situation complicated

The Pirates should've pulled the trigger on a trade in the offseason; now they have a player and fans who know the end is near.

2017 Pittsburgh Pirates Preview – Andrew McCutchen

2017 could very well be Andrew McCutchen's last year with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Will his tenure end with a bang, or with a whimper?

Pittsburgh Pirates: Frank Coonelly On Recent Trade Talks

Many times the Pittsburgh Pirates have been criticized for not making the big move. Pirate's Team President Frank Coonelly explained his thoughts on some

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Underrated Spring Training Storylines

In today's edition of the daily wake up call, we take a look at some spring training storylines that my fly under the radar.

Bob Nutting Discusses Kang, McCutchen, 2016 Struggles, 2017 Expectations, and More

BRADENTON, Fla. - Bob Nutting met with the team yesterday morning for his annual pre-season address, and followed that with his annual interview with the media. The biggest takeaway I had from that interview was on the amateur spending, and his comments on being committed to adding amateur talent.