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Pittsburgh Pirates Podcast

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pirates beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Pirates beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

Description:

Pirates beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Language:

English


Episodes

2/7/19: Pirates Extras | Bucs boast outfield depth

2/7/2019
The Pirates' greatest strength could be their outfield depth in 2019. MLB.com's Dani Wexelman (@DaniWex) and Pirates reporter Adam Berry (@adamdberry) spotlight the starting outfielders and how depth at each position will be a great asset to their season's success.

Duration:00:17:21

1/31/19: Pirates Extras | Who's going to do great things?

1/31/2019
Who's most likely to start Opening Day for the Pirates? What about who drives the craziest car during Spring Training? MLB.com's Dani Wexelman (@DaniWex) and Pirates reporter (@adamdberry) have some fun before Spring Training spotlighting guys who are "most likely" to do great things this season.

Duration:00:21:34

1/23/19: Pirates Extras | Will Kang start at third?

1/23/2019
Can Jung Ho Kang earn the everyday starting spot at third base? MLB.com's Dani Wexelman (@DaniWex) and Pirates reporter Adam Berry (@adamdberry) break down the position battle, explain why Adam Frazier could benefit from more consistency and look ahead to PiratesFest.

Duration:00:13:46

1/17/19: Pirates Extras | Can Bell take the next step?

1/17/2019
Is Josh Bell ready to turn the page and step up in 2019? MLB.com's Dani Wexelman (@DaniWex) and Pirates reporter Adam Berry (@adamdberry) examine the depth chart at first base and how Bell can improve his value this season. Plus, they spotlight Steve Blass and his magnificent run behind the mic for the Pirates.

Duration:00:19:11

1/10/19: Pirates Extras | Pitching staff optimism

1/10/2019
The Pirates need their starting five to bring their A-game every single day. MLB.com's Dani Wexelman (@DaniWex) and Pirates reporter Adam Berry (@adamdberry) discuss the optimism behind the pitching staff, the excitement surrounding Ke'Bryan Hayes and Will Craig's non-roster invites to Spring Training.

Duration:00:17:14

12/5/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

12/5/2018
Francisco Cervelli's trade value could be of interest to the market. MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down why the Pirates should or should not trade him plus why Josh Bell's power resurgence is crucial to the team's 2019 success.

Duration:00:14:26

11/29/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

11/29/2018
Lonnie Chisenhall's signing will help fill the gap in the outfield until Gregory Polanco returns. MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss Chisenhall's instant impact in Pittsburgh and Cole Tucker joins the podcast from Europe to share his Fall League experience.

Duration:00:20:43

11/15/18: MLB Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates Extras

11/15/2018
MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down the club's decision to re-sign Jung Ho Kang. They also discuss the latest trade with the Indians, the 40-man roster crunch ahead of the Rule 5 Draft and the importance of Jameson Taillon in 2019.

Duration:00:15:49

11/8/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

11/8/2018
MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down the latest from the GM Meetings. They also discuss the possible free agent fits, the team's new hitting coach, Rick Eckstein, and Corey Dickerson's first Gold Glove.

Duration:00:15:44

11/1/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

11/1/2018
MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down why the team declined Josh Harrison and Jung Ho Kang's club options. They also discuss the Pirates' plan at second base moving forward, Corey Dickerson being named a Gold Glove finalist and the latest in the hitting coach search.

Duration:00:13:44

10/25/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

10/25/2018
Will Jung Ho Kang return to Pittsburgh? MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down the likely scenarios as well as who could become the team's new hitting coach. Plus, a look at Cole Tucker, who's looking to make waves in the Arizona Fall League.

Duration:00:12:06

10/17/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

10/17/2018
MLB.com's Brittany Ghiroli and Pirates reporter Adam Berry break down the team's 2018 campaign. They also discuss the Pirates' biggest offseason needs, expectations for Chris Archer and what it will take for the club to contend in 2019.

Duration:00:10:15

3/20/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

3/20/2018
Can Mitch Keller be a future ace? MLB.com's Tim McMaster and Pirates reporter Adam Berry talk about Keller's potential and why Sean Rodriguez is trying to learn a new position in camp.

Duration:00:12:54

3/16/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

3/16/2018
Ivan Nova will be the Opening Day starter for Pittsburgh. MLB.com's Darwin Zook and Pirates reporter Adam Berry talk about what Nova is trying to improve upon this spring and if fans can expect their young prospects to contribute this season.

Duration:00:11:03

3/9/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

3/9/2018
MLB.com's Tim McMaster and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss Ivan Nova getting the nod for Opening Day starter and Jameson Taillon getting the nod for the home opener at PNC Park.

Duration:00:10:50

2/27/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

2/27/2018
MLB.com's Alexa Datt and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss Jameson Taillon's first start in Spring Training and new addition Corey Dickerson's role with the club.

Duration:00:12:14

2/21/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

2/21/2018
Who will fill the void left by Andrew McCutchen? MLB.com's Dani Wexelman and Pirates reporter Adam Berry talk about all of the options the team could go with to find a starter in left field and if Pittsburgh can compete in a difficult division.

Duration:00:08:42

2/15/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

2/15/2018
The Pirates expect to be a contender in 2018. MLB.com's Alexa Datt and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss the positive attitude surrounding Spring Training camp and Ivan Nova showing up to Florida in great shape.

Duration:00:12:32

2/8/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

2/8/2018
Could Joe Musgrove crack the Pirates rotation? MLB.com's Alexa Datt and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss the club's pitching staff and the addition of outfielder Daniel Nava.

Duration:00:11:43

2/2/18: MLB.com Extras | Pittsburgh Pirates

2/2/2018
Is Josh Harrison the next Pirate to be moved this offseason? MLB.com's Alexa Datt and Pirates reporter Adam Berry discuss what Pittsburgh would ask for in a Harrison trade and talk about some outfield options that they could still sign before Opening Day.

Duration:00:11:27