Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:54:31 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the year Thursday, April 17.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:27:06 -0700
Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (ankle) left the game Friday, April 11, because of discomfort in his left ankle.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:32:30 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, April 11, because of an undisclosed injury.
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:05:15 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates are confident using OF Travis Snider in the second spot of the order, bridging the gap between leadoff hitter OF Starling Marte and third spot hitter OF Andrew McCutchen. "We're optimistic that the (on-base percentage) will play out in the major league level close to what it was in the minor leagues," manager Clint Hurdle said. "He had the best spring we've seen. Moved around in the outfield and on the bases the best since we've had him."
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:53:43 -0800
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen said Tuesday, Feb. 18, that he wants to be a better baserunner, and he was working on jumps during batting practice.
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:55:25 -0800
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen has been named the National League's Most Valuable Player.
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 08:34:20 -0800
Major League Baseball announced its Silver Slugger Awards for the National League Wednesday, Nov. 6. The winners were Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen, St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals 2B Matt Carpenter, Washington Nationals SS Ian Desmond, Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce, Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt, Colorado Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer and Los Angeles Dodgers SP Zack Greinke.
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 16:01:51 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (head) was hit in the head during batting practice Monday, Sept. 30, while shagging balls. McCutchen walked off the field under his own power and said he'll play in the team's Wild Card game Tuesday, Oct. 1, against the Cincinnati Reds.
Sat, 06 Jul 2013 16:08:55 -0700
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey and 2B Marco Scutaro, Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt, St. Louis Cardinals 1B Allen Craig and 2B Matt Carpenter, Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez and OF Andrew McCutchen, Milwaukee Brewers SS Jean Segura and OF Carlos Gomez, San Diego Padres SS Everth Cabrera, Colorado Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer and Philadelphia Phillies OF Domonic Brown have been named as reserves for the National League team in the 2013 All-Star Game.
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:49:54 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen has cut down his strikeout rate 43 percent - from 19.6 percent last year to 11.1 percent this year. His career rate is 17 percent, so the numbers might mean he is developing a more discerning eye at the plate and becoming an even better hitter. McCutchen said he is using the same approach he has always used, which is trusting his hands and trying to square up pitches.