|June 10 5:39 PM PT6:39 PM MT7:39 PM CT8:39 PM ET20:39 ET0:39 GMT8:39 5:39 PM MST7:39 PM EST8:09 PM VEN4:39 UAE (+1)7:39 PM CT-The Pittsburgh Pirates have put Cervelli on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand that is expected to sideline him four to six weeks. Cervelli left Friday night's game against St. Louis. He had surgery Saturday.
Analysis: Cervelli is hitting .257 with 21 RBIs. Chris Stewart took over after Cervelli was hurt in the fourth inning and will likely draw the majority of starts behind the plate going forward.
|June 2 5:30 PM PT6:30 PM MT7:30 PM CT8:30 PM ET20:30 ET0:30 GMT8:30 5:30 PM MST7:30 PM EST8:00 PM VEN4:30 UAE (+1)7:30 PM CT-Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli left Thursday's game against the Miami Marlins in the third inning shortly after being hit in the foot by a pitch.
Analysis: Cervelli was hit in the top of the second inning. He stayed in the game before eventually exiting in the bottom of the third. Cervelli entered the game with a .256 average and 21 RBIs. He was replaced by Chris Stewart.
|May 18 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Cervelli had three hits with two RBIs on Tuesday.
Analysis: Cervelli snapped out of a 3-for-21 slump.
|May 17 9:55 AM PT10:55 AM MT11:55 AM CT12:55 PM ET12:55 ET16:55 GMT0:55 9:55 AM MST11:55 AM EST12:25 PM VEN20:55 UAE11:55 AM CT-The Pirates and Cervelli have agreed on a three-year extension that will keep the catcher under contract through 2019.
Analysis: Cervelli, slated to be a free agent at season's end, will earn $31 million over the deal, according to Yahoo! Sports. The 30-year-old hit .295 and set career highs with seven homers and 43 RBIs in 130 games last season, his first with Pittsburgh after spending parts of seven seasons with the Yankees.
|May 1 9:41 AM PT10:41 AM MT11:41 AM CT12:41 PM ET12:41 ET16:41 GMT0:41 9:41 AM MST11:41 AM EST12:11 PM VEN20:41 UAE11:41 AM CT-Cervelli had two hits and drove in a run in a 5-1 win over Cincinnati on Saturday night.
Analysis: Cervelli has two hits in three of his last four games, boosting his average to .321.
|Apr. 22 2:03 PM PT3:03 PM MT4:03 PM CT5:03 PM ET17:03 ET21:03 GMT5:03 2:03 PM MST4:03 PM EST4:33 PM VEN1:03 UAE (+1)4:03 PM CT-Cervelli extended his hitting streak to five games by going 2 for 5 on Thursday.
Analysis: He drove in two runs and scored another while bringing his batting average up to .340.
|Apr. 12 2:55 PM PT3:55 PM MT4:55 PM CT5:55 PM ET17:55 ET21:55 GMT5:55 2:55 PM MST4:55 PM EST5:25 PM VEN1:55 UAE (+1)4:55 PM CT-Cervelli finished with three hits in Monday's 7-4 win at Detroit.
Analysis: Cervelli has gotten off to a hot start, going 10 for 22 with five RBIs in the first six games.
|Mar. 1 3:57 PM PT4:57 PM MT5:57 PM CT6:57 PM ET18:57 ET23:57 GMT7:57 4:57 PM MST6:57 PM EST7:27 PM VEN3:57 UAE (+1)5:57 PM CT-Cervelli homered in his first at-bat of the spring Tuesday.
Analysis: Don't expect Cervelli to hit many homers. "It was nothing but luck," he said.