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Giger: Pirates’ success this season benefits Curve

October 22, 2013 Marketing a minor league franchise after 15 seasons has inherent difficulties, but the Curve have been given a great opportunity with the Pirates’ current and projected future success. more »»

Curve to host Pirate playoff party Thursday

October 2, 2013 With the Pirates advancing to the National League Division Series after Tuesday nightás 6-2 win over Cincinnati, the Altoona Curve will now host a Pirates Playoff Watch Party presented by the Altoon... more »»

Despite record, Curve a success

September 3, 2013 This was a great awful season for the Curve. more »»

Curve end year with loss

September 3, 2013 The Curve’s final record of 63-79 would indicate that this year’s team was lousy, although that really wasn’t the case. more »»

Dickerson honored by Curve, EL before helping Curve win

September 2, 2013 There was no doubt Alex Dickerson was going to be named the Curve's team MVP on Sunday, but shortly after receiving that award he got some even better news. more »»

Grilli throws inning

September 1, 2013 Out since straining his right flexor tendon on July 22 in a win over Washington, Jason Grilli has been itching to get back on the mound as the Pittsburgh Pirates closer. more »»

Pens star highlight of Curve loss

August 31, 2013 Pascal Dupuis returned to Peoples Natural Gas Field on Friday night. Dupuis would like to return somewhere else — the Stanley Cup Finals. more »»

Curve win road finale

August 30, 2013 From Mirror reports HARRISBURG — The Curve won their final road game of the year Thursday night, and now they head home to wrap up the season with a four-game series beginning tonight and running... more »»

Hurdle:?Grilli will pitch in Altoona on?Saturday

August 29, 2013 PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Jason Grilli’s comeback from a right arm injury is picking up speed. more »»

2 Pirates headed to Curve

August 29, 2013 From Mirror reports HARRISBURG — Jeff Locke and Tony Sanchez are coming back to Altoona, although only one will be playing for the Curve during this weekend’s final homestand of the season. more »»

Curve drop to new 2013 low

August 28, 2013 HARRISBURG — The Curve are now at their lowest point of the season at 14 games below .500 (61-75), and they’re getting dangerously close to the worst record in franchise histor. more »»

Harrisburg blows by Baker, Curve

August 27, 2013 HARRISBURG — The Curve’s opponent this week has a great deal to play for as the season winds down, and it played like that Monday night. more »»

Curve shut down in series finale

August 26, 2013 RICHMOND, Va. — It happens all the time in baseball, that a team explodes for a lot of runs one day, then the next day it appears it should have saved some of that offense. more »»

Curve enjoy big night with sweep

August 25, 2013 From Mirror reports RICHMOND,?V. more »»

Covering the bases

August 24, 2013 Covering the bases LEADING OFF: The Curve were rained out Friday night at Richmond and will play a doubleheader tonight beginning at 5:05. SAFE AT FIRST: RHP Casey Sadler (10-7, 3. more »»

Curve now guaranteed to have losing season

August 23, 2013 RICHMOND, Va. — The Curve will have a losing season, and they've matched their season low point of 13 games below .500 with just 11 games remainin. more »»

Curve losses getting uglier

August 22, 2013 The Curve cannot have a winning season. They’ve lost five out of six and scored only seven runs total in those games. They have the second-worst record in the league. more »»

Missed call: Curve claim umpire wrong on key play

August 21, 2013 Replay almost certainly is coming to the major leagues next year, but it probably will never make its way to the minor leagues. more »»

Covering the bases

August 21, 2013 LEADING OFF: Pirates RF Travis Snider played his second and presumably last rehab game for the Curve on Tuesday. more »»

Out in right field: Bucs’ Snider rehabs in twinbill split

August 20, 2013 Any discussion of problem areas that could derail the Pirates has always begun with right field, and it’s probably safe to say the guys who play that position get tired of hearing and reading about... more »»

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