Pittsburgh Pirates 2023 TV Schedule & How to Watch Games

Pittsburgh Pirates schedule

As the weather warms and the days grow longer, baseball fans across the city of Pittsburgh are eagerly awaiting the start of the 2023 Pittsburgh Pirates season. With a talented roster returning from a successful 2022 season, Pirates fans are feeling the anticipation as they prepare to cheer on their hometown team once again. This season promises to be full of excitement, with the Pirates playing a number of exciting matchups against some of the best teams in the National League. The annual rivalry games against the Cleveland Guardians and the Cincinnati Reds will be sure to have fans on their feet! With the release of the 2023 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule, the 2023 season has officially begun.

The Pittsburgh Pirates were established in 1891 and are part of the National League Central. They play their MLB schedule home games at PNC Park, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Keep up with the latest Pirates info including baseball standings, stats, news and much more.

Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

Don’t miss a second of the Pirates 2023 baseball season, explore the full Pirates schedule right here, including where to watch baseball games. Not playing today? Find another match up on the MLB schedule to keep your head in the game.

Noteworthy Pirates

Both past and present has showcased some phenomenal Pittsburgh Pirates. Here are a few noteworthy players. 

  • Arky Vaughan
  • Willie Stargell
  • Honus Wagner
  • Ralph Kiner
  • Roberto Clemente

Who You Gonna Call? Meet the GOATbusters And Keep Up With Some Of MLB’s Greatest Players. 

How to Watch

When you can make it to the ballpark, there are many ways to watch the full Pittsburgh Pirates schedule. Whether you have a sports package or not, you can catch as many MLB games as possible via sports streaming or on satellite. Below are a few places where you can watch the Pirates.

REGIONAL SPORTS LINEUP (only available in some areas)





Pittsburgh Pirates Triple-A Affiliate

Each MLB team has an associated triple-A affiliate that serves as a place to prepare baseball players for the major league. This can include rehabbing injured MLB players or preparing young and new players for The Show. The triple-A affiliate for the Pirates is the Indianapolis Indians.

Pittsburgh Pirates Mascot: Meet Pirate Parrot

Every pirate needs a parrot, and this Pittsburgh team is no exception.

.First follow the Pirate Parrot on Twitter. Then see how he stacks up against all of the other MLB mascots

MLB News

Find the latest MLB updates including the hottest news, intriguing storylines, season expectations and so much more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many home games will the Pittsburgh Pirates have in the 2023 season?

The Pittsburgh Pirates will play 81 home games in 2023.

What is the opening day schedule for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2023?

The Pittsburgh Pirates opening day is scheduled for April 7th and they will be hosting the Chicago White Sox.

When do the Pittsburgh Pirates play their biggest rivals in the 2023 season?

Pirates vs Reds March 30th & April 1-2nd

Reds vs Pirates April 20th -23rd

Reds vs Pirates Aug 11th -13th

Pirates vs Reds Sept 22nd – 24th  


Will the Pittsburgh Pirates have any doubleheaders in the 2023 season?

Currently there are no doubleheaders scheduled for the Pirates this year however that can change with weather and games being postponed.             

Who are the key players for the 2023 Pirates?

Catcher: Austin Hedges

First Baseman: Ji-Man Choi, Mason Martin, Carlos Santana

Second Baseman: Rodolfo Castro

Shortstop: Ji-Hwan Bae, Tsung-Che Cheng, Oneil Cruz

Third Baseman: Ke’Bryan Hayes

Outfielders: Connor Joe, Tucupita, Marcano, Cal Mitchell, Bryan Reynolds, Canaan Smith-Njigba, Jack Sunwinski, Travis Swaggerty.

Starting Pitchers: Osvaldo Bido, J.T. Brubaker, Roansy Contreras, Rich Hill, Mitch Keller, Luis Ortiz

Relief Pitchers: David Bednar, Wil Crowe, Chase De Jong, Yerry De Los Santos, Jarlin Garcia, Jose Hernandez, Colin Holderman, Juan Minaya, Dauri Moreta, Johan Oviedo, Yohan Ramírez, Robert Stephenson, Duane Underwood, Vince Velasquez, Wei-Chung Wang


How many games do the Pittsburgh Pirates play against their divisional opponents in the 2023 season?

The new balanced schedule includes 13 games against their division rivals, totaling 52 games

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