Fri, 16 Jan 2015 07:53:17 -0800
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $1.225 million deal Friday, Jan. 16.
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:41:45 -0800
Pittsburgh Pirates Cs Francisco Cervelli and Chris Stewart will likely be the catching combination entering next season, according to general manager Neal Huntington.
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:03:37 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart could be the starting catcher next season if the team is not able to re-sign impending free-agent C Russell Martin this offseason.
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:09:35 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (hand) left the game after a bat hit his glove hand Sunday, Sept. 28. X-rays on his wrist came back negative.
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:50:39 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 18. C Chris Stewart is batting eighth and starting behind the plate.
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:35:33 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 12. C Chris Stewart is batting eighth and starting behind the plate.
Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:11:02 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed C Russell Martin (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list because of a hamstring strain. The team also recalled C Tony Sanchez from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Fantasy Tip: With Martin out of the lineup, Sanchez and Chris Stewart will handle the catching duties. Both probably would only be options in NL-only or two-catcher leagues.
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:11:35 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated C Chris Stewart (knee) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, C Tony Sanchez has been optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:25:46 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) was 3-for-4 Thursday, April 17, and has hit safely in each of his four rehab games with Triple-A Indianapolis. He's expected to be recalled soon.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:48:09 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) caught seven innings for Triple-A Indianapolis Saturday, April 12, and all of a four-hours plus game Sunday, April 13. Manager Clint Hurdle said Stewart felt good Monday, April 14, and he could return soon. "We're finalizing the last bit of Chris' return-to-play program," Hurdle said, "and just have to run it by (general manager Neal Huntington)."