The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 25 Apr 2014 01:57:19 EDTFri, 25 Apr 2014 01:57:19 EDT lose again; not ready to panic - The Pittsburgh Pirates are five games under .500 less than a month into the season but they insist there is no reason to pani.Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSlumping Pirates hitting the road to face St. Louis, the Pittsburgh Pirates packed bats for their trip to St. Louis. Whether they do anything with them remains to be seen. They've been wasting good pitching performances by failing to support them offensively.Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPirates can't solve Simon - Alfredo Simon pitched into the seventh inning despite erratic control, Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTWalker showing punch at plate - The Pittsburgh Pirates figure they added some much needed power by getting first baseman Ike Davis. They've also gotten some in-house power as well, thanks to second baseman Neil Walker.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCueto cuffs Pirates - Johnny Cueto hasn't forgotten about his mini-meltdown against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL wild-card game last fall. He certainly didn't expect the long-suffering fans in Pittsburgh to hit the erase button either.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT