Elroy Face - Relief Pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates (1953 to 1968) - One of the greatest relief pitchers of his era. In 1959 he set the still-standing major league record for winning percentage (.947), and single-season wins in relief, with 18 wins against only one loss.
Can we talk about Pittsburgh bridges? The Roberto Clemente Bridge, also known as the Sixth Street Bridge...Named for the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball player, Roberto Clemente, one of three parallel bridges called The Three Sisters, the others being the Rachel Carson Bridge & the Andy Warhol Bridge.
An avid traveler, next journey for the Pirates' John Jaso is first base
“This wasn’t something we stumbled upon this offseason. This is something we’ve targeted in the past,” GM Neal Huntington said.