Chris Stewart

#19 C / Pittsburgh Pirates / EXP: 9YRS Height: 6-4 Weight: 210 lb Age: 33 College: None Bats/Throws R/R

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      Pirates' Chris Stewart: Signs a two-year contract with Pirates

      Stewart agreed to a two-year deal with the Pirates on Thursday. Despite his age (33), Stewart remains arbitration-eligible, and now will stay with the club through the 2017 campaign. The veteran backstop has posted two straight solid seasons at the dish, and will look to keep things rolling in 2016 in a limited role behind Francisco Cervelli.

    • by Shawn Krest |

      Chris Stewart starts for Francisco Cervelli for Pirates

      Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli isn't in the starting lineup for Saturday's game. Cervelli has started 76 games behind the plate this year, including the last four and seven of the last eight. Chris Stewart gets his 25th start of the season in his place.

    • by Shawn Krest |

      Chris Stewart replaces Francisco Cervelli at catcher for Pirates

      Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli is not in the team's starting lineup on Saturday. It's the second time in the last 10 games that he'll get a rest. Replacing Cervelli behind the plate is Chris Stewart, who gets the call for the 14th time this season. He'll bat eighth in the order.

    • by R.J. White |

      Pirates' Chris Stewart catching Gerrit Cole Sunday

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart is in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Braves, with Francisco Cervelli on the bench. Stewart has been catching Sunday starter Gerrit Cole for the last few turns through the rotation and will do so again on Sunday. Cole owns a 1.33 ERA and 54:8 K:BB ratio in seven starts with Stewart as his catcher, while he has posted a 3.04 ERA and 25:8 K:BB ratio in four starts with Cervelli behind the plate. The Pirates are road favorites (-148) in Atlanta, per

    • by R.J. White |

      Pirates' Chris Stewart smacks three doubles in win Monday

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart went 3 for 4 with three doubles in his team's 4-3 win over the Giants on Monday. It was the 12th start of the season for Stewart, who doubled his extra-base total on the season in a single game. He has hit .296/.304/.407 with six RBI in 54 at-bats.

    • by Jason Butt |

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart gets start, goes 2 for 3 in win

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart was the only member of his club to post a multi-hit game in Friday night's 4-1 victory over the Mets. Stewart went 2 for 3 from the plate, which included hitting his third double of the season. The double came in the second inning and scored Gregory Polanco. This was only Stewart's 15th appearance of the season and 10th start. Stewart is now slashing .267/.277/.333 for the season.

    • by Shawn Krest |

      Foul ball knocks Francisco Cervelli out of game for Pirates

      Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli left Tuesday's game against Minnesota after taking a foul ball off the mask, per the Post Gazette. Cervelli was replaced by Chris Stewart behind the plate to start the sixth inning.

    • by Jason Butt |

      Pirates going without Andrew McCutchen on Thursday

      Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen is not in Thursday's lineup against the Phillies. More than likely, this is just a day off for the veteran. After a cold start in April, McCutchen has seen his batting average rise as he's recorded hits in seven of his last eight games. Outfielder Gregory Polanco is back in the lineup and hitting first. First baseman Pedro Alvarez is hitting fifth. Third baseman Jung Ho Kang is hitting sixth and catcher Chris Stewart is batting ninth.

    • by Sean d'Oliveira |

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart drives in two runs Thursday

      Pirates catcher Chris Stewart drove in two runs to help lead the Pirates to a 7-2 win over the Reds on Thursday. Stewart went 2 for 4 in the game. The two RBI came when he hit a single off Kevin Gregg to drive in Andrew McCutchen and Starling Marte in the seventh inning. Stewart has now hit safely in his last four games. During the hitting streak, Stewart has six hits in his last 15 at-bats.

    • by Marty Gitlin |

      SS Mercer in, C Cervelli out of Thursday lineup for Pirates

      One regular has returned, but another is getting a day off Thursday for the Pirates. Shortstop Jordy Mercer is back in the lineup against the Cubs after being sidelined since Monday with a rib injury. He hopes to bring a hotter bat - he is in a 1-for-15 slump Meanwhile, starting catcher Francisco Cervelli is catching a break for a day game following a night game. Chris Stewart will squat behind the plate instead.

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