Jameson Taillon

Pirates Set 40 Man Roster

The Pittsburgh Pirates have added the following five players to the 40-man roster:

Brad Lincoln

Pirates Sign Brad Lincoln

Brad Lincoln, once regarded as the Pirates' top pitching prospect, has signed a minor-league contract with Pittsburgh.

A.J. Burnett

Pirates Sign A.J. Burnett

The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with right-handed pitcher A.J. Burnett for the 2015 season.

Francisco Cervelli

Pirates trade with Yankees for catcher

With Russell Martin apparently headed out of town with free agency, the Pittsburgh Pirates took steps to shore up their catching corps.

Rob Scahill

Pirates trade with Rockies

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-handed pitcher Rob Scahill from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher Shane Carle.

Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano

Martin, Liriano reject Bucs qualifying offers

Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano have declined qualifying offers from the Pittsburgh Pirates

Chase d'Arnaud

d'Arnaud's Star Fell quickly

Infielder/outfielder Chase d'Arnaud became a minor league free agent on Nov. 3 when the Pirates outrighted him off the roster. At one time d'Arnaud was considered one of the bright lights in the Pirates' farm system.

Michael Cuddyer is likely to stay in Colorado.

Will Free Agents Bite on Qualfying Offers?

Monday was the deadline for Major League franchises to extend one-year qualifying offers to their impending free agents. Several players received offers. Which free agents will take the offers? We take a look.

Russell Martin

Pirates face uncertain free agency

Several of the Pirates most important players will hit the open market this winter. Catcher Russell Martin has been an integral of the team's turnaround and is no longer under contract. Two pitchers who have gotten their careers back on track in Pittsburgh, Francisco Liriano and Edinson Volquez, are also free agents.

Justin Sellers

Bucs acquire Justin Sellers from Indians

The Cleveland Indians sold infielder Justin Sellers, who played much of this year for the Columbus Clippers, to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.

Josh Stinson

Bucs sign Josh Stinson to minor league deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Josh Stinson on a minor league contract, which includes an invitation to Major League spring training in 2015.

Josh Bell

Pirates Prospect Interview: Josh Bell

Outfielder Josh Bell was the Pirates minor league player of the year after he hit a combined .325 with 22 doubles, four triples, nine home runs and 60 RBI between Single-A Bradenton and Double-A Altoona this year. Bell also won Florida State League Player of the Year honors. Bell is playing in the Arizona Fall League this off-season where he will begin the process of learning to play first base.